Bachelor of Business in Retail Management

 

Name of Institution: QQI
Course Type: Undergraduate
Course Length: 3 years

Course Content

The Bachelor of Business in Retail Management Programme is designed to give a clearly structured business education that provides a solid foundation for success in a retail career. The course, which runs for almost 3 years, provides a strong grounding in fundamental retail business concepts, ideas, practices and methodologies. It features a rich learning environment that involves trainees in comprehensive analysis of business organisations, functions, processes and management techniques with particular emphasis on the retail sector. This programme provides trainees with a solid understanding of retail business theory and practice. The course is underpinned by a comprehensive work-based training programme, which allows trainees to put into practice what they have learned in college. It also provides the knowledge and skills that will enable an effective contribution to the resolution of business problems and will prepare trainees for the challenges posed by the dynamic nature of the modern retail environment.

The Bachelor of Business in Retail Management programme has the following content.

Year 1

Core Modules

  • Fundamentals of Retail Business and Marketing

  • IT Operations

  • Financial and Economic Aspects of Retail Management

  • Principles of 1st Line Management

  • Leadership Development

  • Work Based Learning and Personal Development Workshops

Year 2

Core Modules

  • Talent Management

  • Retail Supply Chain Management

  • The International Retail Environment

  • Contemporary Retail Management Practices

  • legal Issues in Retailing

  • Retail Consumer Behaviour

  • Work Based Learning and Personal Development Workshops

Year 3

Core Modules

  • Customer Relationship Management

  • Retail Management Simulation

  • Retail Project

  • Business Intelligence for Retail

  • Research Methods

  • Work Based Learning and Personal Development Workshops