COURSE INFORMATION

This course reflects the increasingly important role and function that administration, digital and information technologies play in today’s business environment. It will equip you with the Essential Skills and knowledge you require to play a key role in any modern business environment.

In addition to giving you excellent career opportunities in all sectors, on successful completion you may also progress to HND and then to degree level study at Fife College.

  • One year full-time
  • Two years part-time (evenings at Dunfermline Campus or Saturday mornings at Kirkcaldy Campus)
  • This course is also offered as a School College Partnership Course
  • Word processing, spreadsheets, database and presentation skills
  • Digital technologies for administrators
  • Office administration
  • Business communication
  • Recording financial transactions
  • Creating a culture of customer care
  • Marketing
  • Personal development planning

One of the following:

  • One Higher at Grade C or above in a relevant subject
  • Foundation Apprenticeship: Business Skills SCQF Level 6
  • Advanced Certificate: Business Enterprise with a minimum of 12 SQA units
  • Another relevant course at SCQF Level 6
  • Relevant industry experience and/or other qualifications will be considered on an individual basis

 

  • Office administrator
  • Office supervisor
  • Personal assistant
  • HR administrator
  • Clerical assistant
  • Administrative supervisor
  • Administrative officer
  • HR administrator
  • Organisation administrator
  • Contact centre administrator
  • Customer service administrator
  • Retail supervisor
  • Team coordinator
  • Receptionist
  • Marketing assistant
  • You may be required to take part in an informal conversation as part of the application process. This group/individual conversation may be an information session, a portfolio discussion, or a skills based exercise
  • School pupils wishing to apply for the School College Partnership course option should speak to their school for entry requirements