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Pexels anastasiya gepp 1462630
Location
Langside Campus
SCQF Level
5
Start Date
23 Jan 2023
Qualification Type
NQ
Course Type
Short Full-Time
Duration
18 Weeks January to June

This Business, IT and Finance course covers a broad range of business, accounting and IT skills which are sought after by employers.

What will I learn?

  • Personal development
  • Management of marketing and operations
  • Accounting basics
  • Financial and cost accounting: An introduction
  • Introduction to IT
  • IT solutions for administrators
  • Event organisation
  • Skills for customer care
  • Understanding business

Entry requirements (minimum)

  • Three or more relevant courses at National 4 level or above, or equivalent, including English
  • Relevant life and work experience will be considered
  • An interview will be part of the selection process

Entry requirement equivalency table

Employer and industry links

The College has employer links with a variety of organisations e.g. Bridge to Business, who link us to a variety of entrepreneurs. As part of your course you may go on a trip to visit an organisation and/or have visits from guest speakers. 

Jobs and further study

  • NQ Advanced Business and Accounting - Level 6 at Langside and Anniesland campuses
  • NQ Business and Finance with Digital Technologies Level 6 – Cardonald and Langside campuses
  • HND Business at all three campuses. If you wish to progress to HND you should gain a high grade in the internal exam, pass all units as well as having an exemplary academic reference
  • HND Accounting at Anniesland and Langside campuses. If you wish to progress to HND you should gain a high grade in the internal exam, pass all units as well as having an exemplary academic reference

I've applied — what happens next?

You will receive an automated email confirming that we have received your application (remember to check your SPAM folder if you do not hear from us) and will be in contact as per the following stages:

Interview and entry skills assessment. This will consist of some basic numeracy and a short piece of writing about why you wish to do this course.

The process will consist of an information session, a skills assessment and a one-to-one interview. You must bring any qualifications with you.

Interviews will take place from November depending on availability of places. The earlier you apply the more likely you are to secure a place.

At interview, discussion will take place to ensure you have applied for the correct level of course therefore it is vital you bring any qualifications you have with you

Outcomes will be sent by email within 10 working days of the interview.

If you live some distance away and would prefer a telephone interview, please let us know on application.

Once an offer is received you must reply within 10 working days or risk losing your place.

Once you have accepted your offer, you will be sent further information, for example Student Funding, Joining Instructions and Induction Date.

More questions? Contact us about this course


0141 272 3777