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Module Prerequisites & Corequisites 2018/19


Code Module Name Prerequisite Corequisite
Prerequisites for JS/SS Modules
BU2510 Organisational Behaviour BU1511   BU3571, BU3660
BU2520 Principles of Marketing BU1511   BU3700, BU3710
BU2530 Introduction to Accounting BU1511   BU3520, BU3530
BU2550 Introduction to Finance None   BU3620, BU3631, BU3680, BU4640
BU2560 Introduction to Operations Management BU1511   BU3640, BU4580
BU2570 Creative Thinking, Innovation & Entrepreneurial Action None    
EC2110 Intermediate Economics A   EC2111 EC3110/3111, EC3120/3121, EC3130/3131, EC3150/3151, EC3170/3171, EC4020, EC4041, EC4100, EC4120, EC4130, EC4150, EC4160, EC4170
EC2111 Intermediate Economics B EC2110 EC2110 EC3110/3111, EC3120/3121, EC3130/3131, EC3150/3151, EC3170/3171, EC4020, EC4041, EC4100, EC4120, EC4130, EC4150, EC4160, EC4170
EC2120 Economy of Ireland A   EC2121  
EC2121 Economy of Ireland B EC2120 EC2120  
EC2140 Mathematical & Statistical Methods A   EC2141 EC3120/3121, EC3150/3151, EC3180/3181, EC3190/3191
EC2141 Mathematical & Statistical Methods B EC2140 EC2140 EC3120/3121, EC3150/3151, EC3180/3181, EC3190/3191
SO2110 Introduction to Social Research 1   SO2111 SO3140/SO2141, SO4200
SO2111 Introduction to Social Research 2 SO2110 SO2110 SO3140/SO2141, SO4200
SO2140 Gender, Work and Family 1      
SO2141 Gender, Work and Family 2      
SO2150 Power, State and Social Movemements 1      
SO2151 Power, State and Social Movemements 2      
SO2160 Social Theory 1   SO2161 SO3140/SO2141, SO4200
SO2161 Social Theory 2 SO2160 SO2160 SO3140/SO2141, SO4200
PO2110 History of Political Thought A: The Greeks to the Renaissance   PO2111 PO4610
PO2111 History of Political Thought B: Modernity and Its Critics PO2110 PO2110 PO4610
PO2140 International Relations A: Theories of International Politics   PO2141 PO4700
PO2141 International Relations B: Topics and Treaties PO2140 PO2140 PO4700
PO2150 Comparative Politics A: The Comparative Politics of Democracies   PO2151  
PO2151 Comparative Politics B: The Comparative Politics of the Developing World PO2140 PO2140  
LA2012 Aspects of Irish Law in a European Context LA1240   LA3439, LA3445, LA3446
FR2040 French Language and Civilisation 2 FR1040    
GR2004 BESS German Language 2 GR1004    
SP2021 Spanish Grammar and Syntax 2 SP1018    
PLF202 Polish Language 2 PLF100    
RUF202 Russian Language 2 RUF100    
SS2770 Housing Policy None    
SS2780 Crime and Irish Society None    
SS2783 European Refugee Policy None    
SS2789 Social Policy Topics None    
PI1006 Central Problems in Philosophy None    
PI2008 History of Philosophy II None    
PI2009 Logic, Language and Science None    


Code Module Name Prerequisite Corequisite
Prerequisites for JS/SS Modules
BU3520 Management Accounting for Business Decisions BU2530    
BU3530 Financial Accounting BU2530   BU4530
BU3571 Human Resource Management BU2510    
BU3591 Business in Society None    
BU3601 Innovation, Entrepreneurship & Business Modelling None    
BU3610 Personal and Professional Development (BBS only) None    
BU3615 Management Experience and Reflection (BBS only) BU3610    
BU3620 Introduction to Fixed Income Securities & Alternative Investments BU2550    
BU3631 Corporate Finance and Equity Valuation BU2550    
BU3640 Services Management


BU3650 Digital Technology in Operations None    
BU3660 Organisation Theory & Organisational Analysis BU2510    
BU3680 Investments BU2550    
BU3690 Social Entrepreneurship None    
BU3700 Contemporary Marketing Management BU2520   BU4550
BU3710 Consumer Behaviour BU2520   BU4550
EC3110 Econonic Analysis A EC2010 EC3111 EC4010
EC3111 Economic Analysis B EC2010 EC3110 EC4010
EC3120 Money and Banking A EC2010 & EC2040 EC3121  
EC3121 Money and Banking B EC2010 & EC2040 EC3120  
EC3130 The European Economy A EC2010 EC3131  
EC3131 The European Economy B EC2010 EC3130  
EC3140 Economics of Less Developed Countries A None EC3141  
EC3141 Economics of Less Developed Countries B None EC3140  
EC3150 Investment Analysis A EC2010 & EC2040 EC3151 EC4051
EC3151 Investment Analysis B EC2010 & EC2040 EC3150 EC4051
EC3160 Economics of Policy Issues A None EC3161  
EC3161 Economics fo Policy Issues B None EC3160  
EC3170 Industrial Economics A EC2010 EC3171  
EC3171 Industrial Economics B EC2010 EC3170  
EC3180 Mathematical Economics A EC2040 EC3181 EC4010, 3C4090
EC3181 Mathematical Economics B EC2040 EC3180 EC4010, EC4090
EC3190 Econometrics A EC2040 EC3191 EC4010, EC4051, EC4090, EC4130
EC3191 Econometrics B EC2040 EC3191 EC4010, EC4051, EC4090, EC4130
PO3110 Research Methods for Political Scientists A None PO3111 PO4600, PO4690
PO3111 Research Methods for Political Scientists B None PO3110 PO4600, PO4690
PO3120 Political Violence A: Theories of Political Violence & Conflict None PO3121  
PO3121 Political Violence B:Political Violence & Conflict in Comparative Context None PO3120  
PO3130 Irish Politics A: Constitution, Elections, Parties & Parliament None PO3131  
PO3131 Irish Politics B: Governance in Ireland, Politics in N. Ireland None PO3130  
PO3140 Public Opinion None    
PO3141 Political Participation None    
PO3150 Political Institutions of the United States None    
PO3151 Contemporary Issues & Controversies in US Politics None    
PO3670 Democracy and Development None    
PO3680 European Union Politics None    
SO3130 Globalisation and Development 1 None    
SO3131 Globalisation and Development 2 None    
SO3140 Researching Society 1 SO2310 & SO2360 SO3141 SO4200
SO3141 Researching Society 2 SO2310 & SO2360 SO3140 SO4200
SO3150 Race, Ethnicity and Identity 1 None    
SO3151 Race, Ethnicity and Identity 2 None    
SO3170 Social Stratification and Inequalities 1 None    
SO3171 Social Stratification and Inequalities 2 None    
SO3180 Comparative Sociology of Europe 1 None    
S03181 Comparative Sociology of Europe 2 None    
LA3439 Public International Law (MT) LA1240    
LA3445 Commercial Law (HT) LA1240 & LA2012    
LA3446 Company Law (HT) LA1240 & LA2012    
SS3383 Life Courses and Evolving Walfare States (MT) None    



Code Module Name Prerequisite Corequisite
BU4501 Strategic Management: Theory and Practice (BBS only) None  
BU4511 Internationla Business and the Global Economy None  
BU4522 Exploring Organisational Experiences None  
BU4530 Financial Reporting and Analysis BU3530  
BU4550 Advances in Marketing Theory and Practice BU3700 & BU3710  
BU4580 Managing New Product Development BU2560 or equivalent  
BU4590 Business Disseration (BBS only) Min II.1 in JS Year  
BU4621 Social Innovation and Social Impact None  
BU4630 Economic Policy and Business History None  
BU4640 Derivatives and International Finance BU2550  
EC4010 Economic Theory EC3010 and one of EC3080, EC3090  
EC4020 The World Economy EC2010  
EC4041 Development Economics EC2010  
EC4051 Economics of Financial Markets EC3050 & EC3090  
EC4090 Quantitative Methods EC3080 & EC3090  
EC4100 International Economics EC2010  
EC4120 Economic & Legal Aspects of Comeptition Policy EC2010  
EC4130 Economics Dissertation EC2010 & EC3090  
EC4150 Applied Economics EC2010  
EC4160 History of Economic Thought EC2010  
EC4170 Political Economy EC2010  
PO4600 Research Seminar PO3600  
PO3670 Political Parties None  
PO4690 Issues in Contemporary Politics PO3600 or equivalent  
PO4700 Contemporary International Relations PO2640  
PO4710 African Politics None  
PO4740 Topics in Political Science None  
PO4750 Chinese Politics None  
PO4760 The Politics of Policy-Making None  
PO4770 Political Psychology None  
SO4200 Sociology Dissertation SO3240, SO2310, SO2360  
SO4253 Conflict Studies None  
SO4293 Social Networks and Digital Lives None  
SO4294 Labour Markets, Gender and Institutions None  
SO4295 Migration, Mobilities and Integration None  
SS4722 Poverty, Inequality and Redistribution None