Financial Administration QQI Level 5

  • Delivered Online and Blended Online
  • Live & fully online training with real-time instructor-student interaction
  • Choose to sign up with a deposit on our Instalment Plan options


A flexible online approach developed to allow you to learn at your own pace.
Price 895
  • Fully online
  • Pre Recorded
  • Start Anytime
  • Suit your own Schedule
  • Single module options available
  • Access 40 Weeks

Blended Online

Delivered through live online webinars, pre-recorded lectures, and access to associated reading material.
Price 895
  • Live & fully online
  • Archived for review
  • Live interaction with the Lecturer
  • Starts 23rd September 2024
  • Duration 40 weeks
  • Single module options available

Students are introduced to the world of financial and IT practice. Bookkeeping and Payroll modules provide learners with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills required to pursue an administrative career in the financial or accountancy sectors.

Modules include: Bookkeeping Manual & Computerised, Payroll Manual & Computerised, Spreadsheet Methods, Information and Administration, Text Production, Database Methods, Word Processing, Work Experience.

This course offers progression options for learners to programmes in Universities and Institutes of Technology.  Students who complete this major QQI award at Level 5 are eligible to apply through the CAO system for entry into participating courses in the QQI Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

Graduates go on to secure employment in administrative affairs within a range of service-related industries, including hotels, schools, hospitals, financial/accountancy practices and within the retail sector.

QQI Level 5 Financial Administration Major Award – Subject to QQI Validation

A minimum Ordinary Level Leaving Certificate standard of education or equivalent education or experience.  An applicant whose first language is not English or who has not been educated wholly or mainly in the medium of English will be expected to reach, before commencing a programme, a suitable minimum level of competence in English in order to participate fully in the Programme.  Learners are required to demonstrate an English proficiency level equivalent to International English Language Testing Score (IELTS 5.5) and/or other recognised equivalent international English language test.  Learners will be required to submit evidence of their English proficiency.

Continuous Assessment.

Customise Individual Modules

Modules Bundles

All our of module offerings below can can be purchased individually, or with a combination of other desired modules.

Customise the number of modules you require from the ones listed below.

Module Pricing & Bundle Discounts

20% off when ordering 2 modules.
35% off when ordering 3 modules.
40% off when ordering 4 modules.
50% off when ordering 5 or more modules.

Payment Plans Available. Discounts are calculated at checkout. Choose to pay in full, or sign up with a Humm Finance Instalment plan after the modules below have been added to the cart.
  • Word Processing(5N1358)

    Delivered: Online
    The aim of this module is to provide the learner with a broad range of knowledge, skills and competencies in order to effectively use a word processing application. To enable the learner to work autonomously and under general direction in a variety of contexts, producing documents to a standard acceptable for mailing or publishing.
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  • Text Production(5N1422)

    Delivered: Online
    The aim of this module is to provide the learner with a broad range of knowledge, skills and competencies in the area of text production. To enable the learner to work autonomously and with others in an administration setting, producing documents to a very high standard, with a minimum typing speed of 35 words per minute.
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  • Spreadsheet Methods(5N1977)

    Delivered: Online
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  • Information And Administration(5N1389)

    Delivered: Online
    The aim of this module is to provide the learner with a broad range of knowledge, skills and competencies in order to have an understanding of information processing within organisations and the processes, systems and methods employed by companies. To enable the learner to work effectively under supervision in a range of organisations.
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  • Work Experience(5N1356)

    Delivered: Online
    The aim of this component is to provide the learner with the knowledge, skills, and competencies to prepare and plan for work, to understand working under direction in a specific vocational area and to review and evaluate that work. This component enables learners to develop work skills, evaluate employment opportunities and cope with changing work environments.
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  • Payroll Manual(5N1546)

    Delivered: Online
    This component aims to equip the learner with the knowledge, skills and competency necessary to enable them operate and maintain accurate payroll records, using manual and computerised systems for any organisation, irrespective of size. It will enable them to work under general direction, supervision or on their own initiative.
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  • Database Methods(5N0783)

    Delivered: Online
    The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to create and modify databases under limited supervision.
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  • Bookkeeping Manual and Computerised(5N1354)

    Delivered: Online
    The Bookkeeping Manual and Computerised module will equip the learner with the knowledge, skills and competence to produce and maintain accurate bookkeeping records for a range of organisations, using manual and computerised systems.
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Course Award

QQI supports learners at each stage of their learning journey, whether by issuing and replacing QQI Award certificates, verifying existing qualifications such as FETAC or HETAC awards, or advising on the move to higher education.

As the national awarding body for further education and training and most private higher education providers, QQI works in partnership with providers and stakeholders to develop and maintain award standards. Along with offering guidance on certifying awards and verifying qualifications, we maintain searchable databases of QQI-validated programmes and CAS awards and support the recognition of prior learning, and access, transfer and progression pathways.

Corporate Training

In addition to our scheduled Professional Diploma courses, City Colleges can provide bespoke training over 3 – 4 days, please contact for further details.

Why Progressive College?

Online/Blended Learning

All courses are delivered online/blended learning method

Classroom/Face-To-Face Classes

All courses are delivered in a classroom and part-time setting

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