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Welcome Leinster College was founded in 2007 with a vision to become a centre for students from all over the world and is dedicated to preparing its students to meet today s national and international skills requirements. Leinster College provides a unique educational and cultural environment in which to pursue your ambitions and to acquire these new skills, along with the ideas and confidence to achieve goals and to have a prospective future in today s world.

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At Leinster College, we are committed to help our students to make the most of their success. The more they learn with us, the more they explore to enhance their employment prespects, build their career and to realise all their potential.

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Location Ireland Ireland is one of the most beautiful countries in the world. It is a small island on the north western edge of Europe with a population of less than four million. A green and pleasant land due to the influence of the Gulf Stream, the weather is mild which means it is never too hot or too cold. It is 486 kilometres long and 275 kilometres wide. Ireland has 3.172 kilometres of coastline, the longest coastline per head of population in Europe.

Dublin Dublin, the capital of the Republic of Ireland, is built on the River Liffey and is situated beside the sea and close to both the countryside and mountains. The city, which was founded in the 9th century, has been voted the friendliest city in Europe and is a vibrant, fun city full of young people.

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Many of Dubli n attractions are free and travelling around is easy. The diversification of Dublin is an educational experience in itself. Dublin offers a lot of shopping and sightseeing in comparison to other cities in Ireland and it is exceptional in its numbers of parks, gardens and leafy squares. Our main park, Phoenix Park is the largest in Europe. Dublin is a small city that offers a unique range of cultural, historical, recreational and educational amenities that makes it a great city to study, work and live in. Dubliners are as varied as the city itself, with communities from most countries of the world living in a diverse, multicultural and friendly environment.

About us Leinster College is situated at Harcourt Street, Dublin 2. Harcourt Street is one of the finest examples of Georgian Dublin, with some of the most prominent examples of Georgian architecture lining the street. Leinster College is in the heart of Dublin city and is also conveniently located a five minutes walk from all the major tourtist areas, shopping districts and important transport links.

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Why choose Leinster College There are several reasons why students should seriously consider Leinster College:

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Our accreditations & affiliations

Bright, spacious classrooms Free Wi-Fi & computer access

Leinster College has an impressive and enviable host of accreditations and affiliations with various organisations, which are testament to the high quality of our education offer.

Location Leinster College is located in the heart of Dublin a major international cultural centre and one of the most exciting cities in the world.

A dedicated student support team Garden area Study area A full library with e-library and off campus access Student recreation area Reception area Information desk for student services Canteen area

Choice of Courses Leinster College offers a wide range of courses at all levels on Business Management, English Language, Travel & Tourism, Information Technology, Human Resources Management and Accounting.

Atmosphere

Highly Experienced and Qualified Staff

Our service includes Accommodation

The quality and excellence of learning is underpinned by our excellent staff, which are highly experienced and qualified up to masters and PhD levels. Our Staff comprises of academics and industry professionals, which provides our students a unique mix of best-learning practices along with the hands on experience of people who work in the industry. As a result of this our students get exposed to a unique learning process.

Airport Pick-up Opening Bank Accounts Job Guidance / Job clinic Health Insurance Student Travel Card Social Activities Assisted Learning Student Welfare and Special-needs service For more information go to www.leinstercollege.ie 3


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Accreditations EDEXCEL Edexcel is the UK s largest awarding body offering academic and vocational qualifications and testing to school, colleges, employers and other places of learning in the UK and internationally.

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CMI The Chartered Management Institute is the only body able to award Chartered Manager status in the UK. The Chartered Manager process requires candidates to demostrate how they have developed as a manager and how they have applied their leadership and management skills to achieve significant business impact. Chartered

Management

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ILM It is an organisation within the City & Guilds Group but has independent awarding body status. Based in Lichfield and London, ILM approves a network of centres worldwide to deliver its qualifications. ABE The association of Business Executives (ABE) is a professional membership body and an examination board. They develop business and management qualifications at Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Postgraduate Diploma leve and ABE qualifications provide progression routes to degree and Masters programmes worldwide. CITY&GUILDS The City and Guilds of London institute (City&Guilds) is a UK examinig and accreditation body for vocational, managerial and engineering training, offering over 500 qualification on 28 industry areas, spinning from entry level to equivalent of Postgraduate degree. EDI EDI is a learning provider of education and training qualifications and assessment services. EDI offers a range of business and english language qualifications which have a history that can be traced back to 1887, EDI is widely used in South Asia and over 100 countries over the world. Supporting learning and performance

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Our Course Edexcel Extended Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership Extended Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership (QCF) is a 120-Credit qualification that consists of three mandatory units plus optional units that provide for a combined total of 120 credits.

Semister One

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Developing Strategic Management and Leadership Skills Professional Development for Strategic Managers Strategic Planning Leading E-Strategy Creative and Innovative Management

Semister Two Strategic Quality and Systems management Strategic Change Management Managing Financial Principles and Techniques Research Methods for Strategic Managers Project Development and Implementation for Strategic Managers

Course duration:

Career On completion of this program, students will be able to look forward to shouldering responsibility of the general management of a business and be able to manage it successfully. It is particularly useful for learners who wish to progress to an MBA or other Masters Degree Programme.

1 year full time

Awarding body: Edexcel

Qualification: Level 9

Entry Requirements: The minimum age for registration for this course is 19. Bachelors Degree in any discipline or overseas equivalent or HND qualification / Level 8 diploma in Business Management Studies or overseas equivalent. Mature Students who do not possess the above mentioned qualification but with 5 years experience of working as a strategic management position can also apply.

English Proficiency: The minimum acceptable level of English proficiency for this course is B2 on CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) in all four areas of a recognised English Test Provider e.g. IELTS 5.5, TOEFL etc. For more information go to www.leinstercollege.ie 5


Our Course

Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership The Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership is designed for senior managers who have the authority and personal inspiration to translate organisational strategy into effective performance. These qualifications require directors and senior managers to build on their skills in strategic management and leadership and to focus on the requirements of inter-organisational strategy.

Semister One

Chartered Management

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Strategic Performance Management Financial Management Organisational Direction

Semister Two Financial Management Strategic Marketing Strategic Risk management

Course duration: 1 year full time

Career The Diploma gives you all key skills and competencies you ll need to become an effective strategic manager on successful completion of this qualification you ll have the opportunity to enhance your professional status and apply to become a Chartered Manager.

Awarding body: Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

Qualification: Level 9

Entry Requirements: The minimum age for registration for this course is 19. Bachelors Degree in any discipline or overseas equivalent or HND qualification / Level 8 diploma in Business Management Studies or overseas equivalent. Mature Students who do not possess the above mentioned qualification but with 5 years experience of working as a strategic management position can also apply.

English Proficiency: The minimum acceptable level of English proficiency for this course is B2 on CEFR (Common European Framework of Reference for Languages) in all four areas of a recognised English Test Provider e.g. IELTS 5.5, TOEFL etc. For more information go to www.leinstercollege.ie 6


Our Course

Diploma in Business Management Successful organisations, whether large or small, are well managed. The development of management skills within an organisation is an essential part of continued business growth. The Business Management programme is a comprehensive and detailed programme which covers the knowledge and skills required in modern business practice. The programme will provide you with an appreciation of the theoretical issues involved in the study of business whilst also helping you to develop a range of practical skills which will enhance your value to employers. Major topics covered in the Business Management programme include management, marketing, economics and accounting. The Diploma in Business Management is a one year full-time course and is accredited to The Association of Business ABE who are a professional membership body and examination board.

Our course includes The Business Management programme now comprises three pathways; 1. Business Management pathway 2. Business Management - Management of Information Systems pathway 3. Business Management - Financial Management pathway

Modules Strategic Business Management and Performance Management of Financial Resources and Performance Leadership, Change and People Performance, Corporate Strategy, Governance and Ethics in the Global Environment

Course duration: 1 year full time

Career This qualification prepares learners to progress to a qualification in the same subject area including MBAs, supports their current role in the workplace and gives opportunities for personal and professional growth.

Awarding body: The Association of Business Executives (ABE)

Entry Requirements: Candidates who have passed any ABE Level 6 Diploma or Certificate are eligible to take this qualification. Applicants having two years appropriate employment experience can also take the course IELTS 5.5 required.

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Our Course

Advanced Diploma for IT Practitioners

(Software Development)

About the qualification:

If you're working in IT, the Higher Professional Diploma for IT Practitioners can help you keep your skills and knowledge up-to-date. You'll learn general and IT-specific management skills and gain high-level technical knowledge in areas like project management, software development, development of user technical documentation and systems testing. This qualification is for experienced IT professionals looking to advance their careers by updating and developing their technical IT skills.

Modules Project Management Manage the Development of Software Manage ICT Systems Development Develop Methodologies for operating ICT systems Manage ICT System Testing Manage ICT Service Provision

You'll choose mandatory and optional unit combinations from one available for this award: Software Development ICT Systems Support General

Course duration: 1 year full time

Awarding Body: City & Guilds

Career Achieving this qualification can help you succeed in a role as a computer service technician or an IT product developer. This qualification was designed to act as the equivalent to the first year of a foundation degree, so progressing on to a degree programme is a natural next step for those who want to develop their skills further. Achieving this higher professional diploma also gives you the opportunity to gain a Senior Award. If you get this qualification and have 5 years' vocational experience you could be eligible for the Licentiateship (LCGI) in Management.

Entry Requirements: English language proficiency, TOEFL/IELTS 5.5

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LEINSTER COLLEGE Our Courses Extended Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership

€ 5800

Diploma in Strategic Management & Leadership

€ 5800

Diploma in Business Management

€ 5600

Advanced Diploma for IT Practioners

€ 4650

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26 Harcourt Street Dublin 2 Ireland Phone: +353 1 475 9558 Fax: +353 1 475 9382 info@leinstercollege.ie www.leinstercollege.ie

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