Business with Tourism

Course Structure

Course Overview

The aim of the Business with Tourism course is designed to make a transition to a level 6, 7, or 8 Business Tourism courses easier. The modules on this course have been selected with this in mind.

Past students have said “progression to NCI, DIT or DCU, was much smoother than expected as many of the modules are tailored to help students to adapt to Higher Education.” Students on this course enjoy extra curricular activities and events, linked with some of their modules. These events are organised within the college and also outside activities. Students will have opportunities to develop skills such as team work, communications and time management.

Modules List

  • Business Administration

  • Marketing

  • Book Keeping Manual & Computerised

  • Leisure & Recreation

  • Word Processing

  • Spreadsheets

  • Customer Service

  • Work Experience

  • Event Management

  • Tourism Principles & Practice


Careers and Opportunities

Students this year progressed to NCI, DIT, Maynooth University, a small number opted to go straight into the workforce and succeeded in getting jobs. A large proportion of students from this course use it as a progression route to NCI, National College of Ireland. 

Students are guaranteed entry if they get they get the minimum requirements for the course of their choice. Marino College also offers a Level 6 Business course.

Graduates from this course have skills necessary for employment in travel agencies, hotels, tourist offices, tourism attractions, museums, airport, business administration, finance, banking, insurance, public service. If their choice is not to progress to a Level 8 degree course.

Student Testimonials / Where are they now?

Thank you so much for this amazing year in college, for being such a great tutor, for sharing all your knowledge with us and for all your help. I’m very happy with getting a chance to study in Ireland. It was an amazing year.
Inga | Student | 2018

Course Requirements

Course Code
QQI Level 5 Business Administration
One Year | Full-Time




Reasons for Choosing Marino College

+ The College is easy to get to on the Bus, Luas & DART

+ My classmates are good fun & lovely to be around

+ The teachers are very helpful & caring in the sense that they wouldn’t move on unless everyone understood the topic

+ The courses are a great gateway to amazing career opportunities

+ The college has a great atmosphere and if you have a problem there’s always someone there to help you