SCQF Level 4
Enterprise and Commerce

Course Overview

The principal aims of this suite of Units that make up the NPA in Digital Literacy:

  • Provide an entry-level award that allows candidates to develop skills using digital tools, software, and different digital communication methods.
  • Provide the candidate with opportunities to develop core skills in the context of digital technology.
  • Relate the core skills and the digital technology skills to the expectations of potential employers.
  • Combine soft skills in communication and working with others and digital technology to help potential employees gain employment

Along with gaining the skills and knowledge in Business, Marketing, and Product Development

This course will be delivered using a blended learning model. You will have in-class theory bases lessons with some classes being delivered online. You should have access to a PC, Desktop Computer or tablet. 

What You Will Learn
  • Digital Computing
  • Digital Numeracy
  • Digital Communication
  • Intro to Business
  • Intro to Digital Marketing
  • Product development
Entry Requirements
  • Three National 3s in a relevant subject 
  • Core skills Level 3 in Communication, Numeracy and IT 
  • Candidates will be considered on an individual basis
English Proficiency Requirements
  • IELTS 5.5
How the course is assessed


  • Project-based assessment



Progression And Articulation Routes
  • Level 4/5 preparation for Enterprise & Commerce in January 2021
Career Opportunities


  • Junior office assistant
  • Marketing assistant
  • Retail and Sales assistant
  • junior business assistant


Number Of Days Per Week
  • 3 days per week
Course Cost And Funding Options
Start Date and Time

Full Time

This course will start week commencing...
  • Monday 30/08/2021
End Date

Full Time

This course will end on...
  • Friday 14/01/2022
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Courses may be subject to alteration or cancellation

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