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Administration and Information Technology with Digital Communication HNC

(SCQF level 7)

Administration, Human Resources & Law, Education and Humanities

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Mode of Study


Start Date

31st Aug 2020, 1 year


City Campus

Applications from International Students Welcome


The increased digitisation of the workplace has meant there is a demand for administrators to have increased digital skills; this course is an excellent opportunity for you to study and train for a career in various admin positions with excellent career opportunities and progression routes.

Your programme will be delivered by highly professional teaching staff with significant industry experience and a proven track record of bringing out the best in their students. To find out what units you'll cover, please read the 'What you Study' section, below.

On successful completion of this course, you'll be awarded an HNC Administration and Information Technology with Digital Communications

This course is placed on the Scottish Credit Qualifications Framework at Level 7. For more information on the framework visit:

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

  • One Higher at Grade C or above in a relevant* subject; OR
  • National Certificate in Administration (with at least 3 units at level 6); OR
  • Other equivalent qualifications or experience.

* relevant academic subjects include English, Administration, Business Management, Economics, Geography, History, Mathematics, Modern Studies or a Science subject.

Additional selection requirements

  • You'll be invited to attend a group presentation and interview session.  The presentation will give you all of the information you need about the course, this will be followed on the same day by an individual interview where you can tell us why you're interested in this course and ask any specific questions related to your own application.

ESOL entry requirements

Applicants whose first language is not English should have minimum ESOL Intermediate level 2 or equivalent for NC/NQ courses and ESOL Higher for HNC/D courses.

What you study

You'll study:

  • Web Design.
  • Social Media.
  • Databases.
  • Spreadsheets.
  • Marketing.

After the course


This course would help you to gain various admin positions in both the public and private sectors.

Continuing Study

Successful students can apply to progress to year 2 of HND Administration & Information Technology.


How the course is taught

A mixture of class lecturers, practical activities, group tasks and presentations.

  • Mode of Study:
  • Start Date:
    31st Aug 2020, 1 year
  • Location:
    City Campus
  • Applications from International Students Welcome