Administration and Information Technology

Edinburgh College


Sighthill Campus


This course prepares you with the skills and knowledge required to work in Administration roles within a modern office environment. You will develop your IT skills using Microsoft Office packages such as Teams, Sway, Word, Excel and Access. You will develop the Meta skills required by all employers.

Subjects include:

IT in Business: Word Processing and Presentation Applications; IT in Business: Spreadsheets; IT in Business: Databases; Digital Technologies for Administrators; Recording Financial Transactions; Personal Development Planning; Communication: Business Communication; Administration and Information Technology: Graded Unit 1; Business English (for students whose first language is not English).

Entry Requirements

2 relevant Highers plus 4 relevant subjects at National 5 including English or Maths, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview and skills test.

Progression Routes

Year 2 of relevant HND

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Enterprise and Commerce

SCQF Level