Business with IT and Accounts (NPA)

Edinburgh College


Milton Road Campus, Sighthill Campus


This course is designed to give you the skills and knowledge to study at level 7.

You will gain knowledge of a wide range of subjects within the Enterprise and Commerce department. You will study at Level 6 to prepare you for further studies and entry to our HND year 1 within Legal Services, HRM, Business, Finance, Administration and Marketing.

You will develop skills and knowledge using a variety of IT packages and gain core skills in the subject areas to an advanced level.

This is a six month course, upon successful completion, the candidate could be considered for Fast track HNC courses.

You will learn:
Preparing Management Accounting Information; Management of People and Finance; Web Apps: Spreadsheets; Understanding Business; Financial Accounting for Limited Companies; Web Apps: Word Processing; Handling Wages and Salaries; Recording Transactions in the Ledger.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including English and Maths; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview and written piece of work.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

6 months


Enterprise and Commerce

SCQF Level