NC Medical Administration - Level 5

This course provide the knowledge and skills required to work as a Medical Receptionist/Secretary or to progress onto an HND course in a related area. 

Course content

  • IT (Word Processing, Database, Spreadsheet, Presentation, Email, Internet)
  • Audio and Administration
  • Medical Terminology
  • Medical Reception and Records
  • Work Experience (subject to availability)
  • Business Documents
  • Communication
  • Numeracy
Assessment will be continuous, with a mix of practical and theoretical assessments.

Entry requirements (minimum)

  • Three or more relevant Intermediate 1 qualifications at C or above (including English); OR
  • Three or more relevant courses at National 4 level or above (including English); OR
  • Three or more relevant Standard Grade passes (including English) at Grade 3 or above; OR
  • Relevant work experience will be considered.
  • An interview will be part of the selection process

Selection process information

Progression routes

  • NQ Administration and IT (Level 6) - Cardonald
  • HND Administration and IT (with PDA in Medical) at Langside campus or HNC Administration and IT with PDA in Medical Administration at Anniesland campus
  • HNC/HND Administration and IT - all campuses
  • Those wishing to progress will sit a test and require an exemplary academic reference.

SCQF level


Start date

28 August 2017


1 Year(s), August to June

For courses starting in August 2017, you can make up to two applications.

Applications are made to a course and a first choice of campus. If the course is oversubscribed at your first choice you will be automatically considered for alternative sites and may be made an offer without a further application.

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