Business and Enterprise

Borders College


Scottish Borders Campus


This programme is designed for students who are considering a career in Business or Tourism. Students will study a wide range of units including Marketing, Finance, Understanding Business, Business Formation and IT (including word processing, spreadsheets and database). Optional units include Events, Administrative Services, Economics and Accounting. Through undertaking a work experience placement, students have the opportunity to consolidate new skills and knowledge developed throughout their course.

Upon completing the course students will gain:

NPA Business Skills at SCQF Level 6
NPA Enterprise and Business at SCQF Level 6.

Entry Requirements

3 relevant subjects at National 5, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Subject to successful interview. Applicants with no formal qualifications will be considered on an individual basis.

Progression Routes

On successful completion of the course, students may progress to either the HNC Travel and Tourism, or year 1 of HND Business.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks


Business and Computing

SCQF Level