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Administration and IT with Business HND

Campus Milton Road Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 8

Study mode Full time

Duration 41 weeks

Start date Aug 2021

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Course overview

This course is ideal if you wish to develop a high level of IT and problem-solving skills, as well as gaining knowledge and skills in the world of business. You will be encouraged to develop an understanding of the business administration field making the course a great choice if you wish to pursue a career as an administrator, office manager or personal assistant.

 

Successful completion of the HND will expand your opportunities even further allowing you to progress to degree-level study via a range of different routes.

What you will learn

  • Word Processing and Presentation Skills
  • Office Administration
  • Digital Technologies For Administrators
  • Recording Financial Transactions
  • Communication skills
  • Office Management
  • Databases
  • Spreadsheets
  • Advanced WP Spreadsheets and Databases
  • Information and Communications Technology in Business
  • Social Media
  • Business Culture and Strategy
  • Business Accounting

How the course is assessed

 

  • Ongoing assessments
  • Open Book
  • Closed Book
  • Graded Unit Exam

 

Number of days per week

  • 3 full days per week

Entry requirements

For HND Year 1

A minimum of 2 Highers at Grade C or above plus 3 National 5s (two of which should be Administration and English) OR satisfactory completion of appropriate Standard Grades at Grade 3 or above, Intermediate 2 or Higher SQA Units

Applicants who do not meet this criterion but have relevant work experience will be considered

 

For HND Year 2

HNC Administration and Information Technology with 15 credits

 

Information on Tests / Auditions / Interview Requirements

  • You will be required to complete a successfully interview

English Proficiency Requirements

ILETS 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • Further studies within Administration IT and Business at university
  • BA (Hons) Business and Management, year 3 entry at University of Highlands and Islands 

Career options

 

  • Office Manager
  • Junior Business Advisor
  • Secretarial

 

 

 

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Milton Road Campus Full time 30/08/21 41 Weeks

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