Diploma in Management

Monday, 28 August 2023

2 Semesters

NFQ Level 9

University of Limerick



Programme overview

Designed for middle managers looking to develop their managerial competencies and skills, this one-year, level 7 programme uses individual exercises, group discussions, formal presentations and more to help learners make measurable progress in the areas of communication, teamwork, influencing, strategic thinking and planning and organising.

Learning Objectives

Participants learn to: –

  • Understand and appreciate core management principles and theories
  • Apply a range of management skills and techniques to manage themselves and their teams more effectively
  • Demonstrate interpersonal confidence, communication skills and organisational techniques in a range of settings
  • Appreciate the impact of the economic environment on their organisation
  • Control stress and manage their work/life balance
Who is the course for?

Those who work in the following types of professions:

  • Accounting Technician
  • Lead Supervisor
  • Electrical/Production Manager
  • Sales/Marketing Manager
  • Executive Administrator and other similar roles

Autumn Semester
MG3641 Management
PM2081 Organisational Behaviour I
MG2081 Supply Chain Management
EC361 Irish Economic Environment
MG3632 Project 1

Spring Semester
MG3602 Management of Change
MG3652 Strategic Management
PM3012 Organisational Behaviour II
PM3022 Human Resource Management & Development
MG3642 Project 2


Applications for the programme should be made through the University of Limerick via their website please see HERE

Applications for Next Level Skillnet funding should be made directly through Next Level Skillnet by emailing Sue Davies – [email protected]