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Enterprise and Commerce

Business with Administration and IT

Campus Milton Road Campus
Sighthill Campus

Qualification SCQF Level 5

Study mode Full time

Start date Multiple available

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Course overview

This six-month course is designed to introduce you to a wide range of business areas including accounting, economics, law, marketing, and related skills such as communication and IT. You will develop the skills and knowledge necessary to understand how organisations work, how they are affected by the world around them, and the kind of job that best suits your skills and interests. Upon successful completion of the course, you will receive a National Progression Award in Business and IT.

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. 

The course will be delivered using a blended learning model with some onsight classes. 

What you will learn

  • Understanding Business
  • Managing People and Finance
  • Web Apps: Spreadsheets
  • Web apps: Word processing
  • Marketing: Basic Principles
  • Customer Care
  • Economics
  • Personal Finance

Placement information

 

 

How the course is assessed

  • Continual assessment throughout the course

Number of days per week

  • 3

Entry requirements

  • 3 national level 4 passes in a relevant subject area
  • 3 standard grade passes at 3 or above
  • Competence in English and demonstrate a numerical ability
  • Relevant work experience
  • Candidates applications will be assessed on an individual basis

Information on Tests / Auditions / Interview Requirements

  • Group Interview
  • A written piece of work

English Proficiency Requirements

IELTS 5.5

Progression and Articulation Routes

  • Progression on to relevant  level 6 courses e.g. NPA level 6 Business in January

 

Career options

  • Business
  • Administration  
  • IT sector

Study Options

Campus Study mode Start date Duration
Sighthill Campus Full time 01/01/01
Sighthill Campus Full time 01/01/01
Milton Road Campus Full time 29/08/22 20 Weeks

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