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Administration NC

(SCQF level 5)

Administration, Human Resources & Law, Education and Humanities

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Mode of Study

Full-time

Start Date

30th Aug 2021, 1 year

Location

City Campus

Overview

This course gives you the skills and knowledge required for making the first step into a career in administration in a business environment (please see the "What you Study" section, below, to find out more).

You'll be taught by highly qualified lecturers who have a wealth of experience within the industry. Assessments during the course are ongoing and involve theory and practical based elements.

After successful completion of the course, you'll be awarded an NC Administration. This course is placed on the Scottish Credit Qualifications Framework at Level 5. For more information on the framework visit: www.scqf.org.uk/the-framework/.

Entry requirements

Minimum entry requirements

  • Three National 4 qualifications and one National 5 qualification at Grade C or above in relevant* subjects; OR
  • Other equivalent qualifications or experience

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

Additional selection requirements

You'll be invited for a group and/or individual interview where you can find out more about the course and tell us why you're interested in this subject area.  Where COVID restrictions are in place we will invite you to either a video meeting, telephone conference call or make an offer based on your application form.

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 a variety of admin subjects:

  • Information Technology.
  • Word Processing.
  • Front of Office.
  • Central Services.
  • Managing your Time and Resources.
  • Handling Business Documents.
  • Researching and Preparing Presentations.
  • Event Organisation.
  • Communication.

After the course

Careers

This course prepares you for a career in administration in a range of businesses.

Continuing Study

Successful students can progress onto HNC/HND in Administration and Information Technology or HNC in Business.

Teaching

How the course is taught

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

  • Mode of Study:
    Full-time
  • Start Date:
    30th Aug 2021, 1 year
  • Location:
    City Campus