SCQF Level 5
Enterprise and Commerce

Course Overview
This 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.
What You Will Learn

  • Understanding Business
  • Managing People and Finance
  • Web Apps: Spreadsheets
  • Web apps: Word processing
  • Marketing: Basic Principles
  • Customer Care
  • Market Operations and the Scottish Economy
  • Economics

Placement Information

Entry Requirements
  • Minimum 4 National 5s relevant to the subject area
  • English, Communications, Numeracy and math are at Level 4 or above
  • Relevant Work Experience
  • IELTS minimum 5.5 or above
  • Applicants will be considered on an individual basis
English Proficiency Requirements
  • ELTs 5.5
Information on Test/Auditions/Interview Requirements
  • Interview
  • A written piece of work
Progression And Articulation Routes

  • Access to HNC Business or possible progression onto HND Business year 1
  • Access to HND Business with Administration and IT or HND business with administration and IT year 1

Career Opportunities
  • Business
  • Administration  
  • IT sector
Number Of Days Per Week
  • 3
Course Cost And Funding Options
Course Delivery
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Courses may be subject to alteration or cancellation

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