Business with Information Technology (NPA)

Argyll College UHI


Tobermory Centre, Oban Centre, Lochgilphead Centre and CERC, Dunoon Centre, Rothesay Centre, Campbeltown Centre, Arran Centre, Islay Centre, Helensburgh Centre


This NPA (National Progression Award) will develop your problem solving and information technology skills. It will enable you to be more confident in the use of software application packages for administrative and business purposes. It will also develop your awareness of issues facing organisations in today’s contemporary business society.

Depending on the optional units studied, you will develop knowledge and understanding of a specialist business area (marketing, customer care, economics, accounting or law). As a result, you should be able to progress in education, find suitable employment or progress within your current job role.

Entry Requirements

Relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4.

Progression Routes

NC Business Level 5

Start Date

September, January



Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

1 year


Business and Leisure

SCQF Level


Career Sectors

Administration and Management General


Human Resource Management

Public Services Administration