NC Administration


About This Course: 

This is an updated vocational award which will prepare learners for a wide range of employment opportunities. The aim of this course is to equip you with the crucial skills and knowledge which will allow you to pursue a career as an Administrator in the business environment. Assessments during the course are ongoing and involve both practical and theoretical tasks.

What You Need: 
  • Three or more relevant Standard Grade passes including English at Grade 3 or above or equivalent (Intermediate 1 or 2 at C or above)
  • All entry subject to outcome of discussion at interview.

City Campus Townhead

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What You Study: 

A selection of core units includes: Information Technology; Word Processing; Front of Office; Central Services; Managing your Time and Resources; Handling Business Documents; Researching and Preparing Presentations; Event Organisation; Communication.

A selection of optional units includes: Spreadsheets for Administrators; Skills Development for Administrators; Audio; Human Resources; Administration; Recording Cash Data.

After The Course: 


If you do not wish to progress immediately to further study, the course also equips you with practical and vocational skills which provide opportunities for employment in the administrative function in a range of businesses.

Continuing Study

You may be considered for entry to various HNC/D courses across the College, e.g. HNC/D Administration and Information Technology.

How Long: 

One year, starting in August


Contact Name: 

Ellie Sneddon

Contact Number: 

0141 271 6226

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