Administration and Information Technology HNC


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The HNC Administration and Information Technology is designed to meet the demands and requirements of today's modern business environment, and will stand you in good stead to pursue a successful career in business administration.

You will study a wide range of topics, including: MS office applications such as word processing, spreadsheets, database and powerpoint. You will also study units such as recording financial transactions, business communication, office administration and digital technologies for administrators.


Level SCQF 7

DeliveryFace-to-Face/ Remote (Thursdays online)

Semester 1: Tuesdays and Thursdays - All day. Wednesdays - Morning.

Semester 2: Tuesdays - All day. Wednesdays and Thursdays - 11am - 4pm.

LocationInverness Campus/Remote

Duration 1 Year


Course content...

Mandatory units include:

  • Communication: business communication
  • Digital technologies for administrators
  • Graded Unit 1: administration and information technology
  • IT in business - word processing and presentation applications
  • IT in business - spreadsheets
  • IT in business - databases
  • Office administration
  • Personal development planning 
  • Recording financial transactions

What next... 

On completion of your HNC Administration and Information Technology course you will be equipped to take up a range of posts in business administration.

You can progress to the following courses:

  • HND Administration and Information Technology
  • BA (Hons) Business and Management (year 2)

Entry requirements

  • 1 Scottish Higher at grade C or above, preferably including English, Administration, Business, or Accountancy.
  • Prospective students without the standard entry requirements as listed above are encouraged to apply.