Would you like to improve your administration skills and find out more about what it's really like to work in a business environment?
This practical course will help you to develop a wide range of IT and administrative skills necessary for future employment in the business, retail, reception, hospitality and public sector areas.
Core Skills are an integral part of the course and you will study Numeracy and Communication. These will be closely tied in with the other units you are studying and will enable you to move on with confidence to your next educational step or place of employment.
You should have at least 3 Standard Grades at credit/general level / 3 National 4s or above / equivalent combination of both.
If you don't meet our entry requirements, your previous experience may still qualify you for this course. Mature students will be considered on merit. All candidates will attend an interview.
This qualification is accredited at SCQF level 5.
You will study 21 hours (3 days) per week throughout the academic year.
Some of our courses require students to have essential equipment/clothing.
If you are 18 and over and are eligible for a bursary, these costs will be met through your bursary. If you are not eligible for a bursary, you will need to fund these items yourself.
If you are under 18, you are entitled to have essential equipment paid for whether you are entitled to EMA or not. However you must apply for EMA even if you know that you’re not entitled to EMA.
If in any doubt or if you want detailed information, please call student services on 01397 874321.
Students may qualify for bursary funding.
This qualification could be your start to a successful career in many business sectors, as well as providing a good platform to continue onto further study both here and further afield. At WHC UHI we have several progression routes for you to consider including HNC Administration and Information Technology and HNC Business, both of which are networked and can be studied from any of our college centres.
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We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at West Highland College UHI. West Highland College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.