Business Academy

Course Content

Units may include word processing and information technology, developing skills for employment, audio typing, managing time and resources, medical reception and records, researching and preparing presentations, medical terminology and communication. A work placement is provided where learners undertake a vocational qualification in business administration with appropriate units selected around the job role. Some work placements are subject to a Protection of Vulnerable Group (PVG) check before starting.

Entry Requirements

Minimum four Standard Grades at Level 3/4 or National 4 at Grade C or above (including English) or completion (at least 12 units) of an introductory qualification. Mature applicants will be assessed on an individual basis and may be required to undertake an exercise. All applicants are subject to an interview and core skills diagnostic test. 

Method of Assessment

Continuous assessment and the use of an e-portfolio within the workplace.

Future Prospects

HNC Business: Management & Leadership; HNC Business: Administration and IT; HNC Business: Marketing and PR; HNC Business: Human Resources; HNC Accounting; various Modern Apprenticeships.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Full Time

  • Campus

    Gardyne Campus

  • Start Date

    24 Aug 2020

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    32 Weeks

  • Course Fee

    Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body.

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