Managing People and Organisations

North East Scotland College


Off campus


This Unit is offered to those working towards completion of the HNC Accounting course. It will introduce you to the nature of leadership, approaches to management and factors that affect both individual and team performance.

You will gain a good understanding of the different approaches to managing an organisation in today’s dynamic and complex business environment, and will enable anyone intending to work in an administrative, commercial or management role to important theories – in turn, giving you the skills and knowledge needed to evaluate organisational effectiveness.

On successful completion you will be able to identify and apply a knowledge of organisational, management and leadership theory and practice to a range of given situations. For further information on this course, please visit the SQA website.

Credit points and level: 2 HN credits at SCQF Level 7: (16 SCQF credit points at SCQF Level 7)

Entry Requirements

Contact institution

Start Date




Study Method

Blended learning
Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

12 months


Business and Management

SCQF Level