Business, Employability and Enterprise

Borders College


Scottish Borders Campus


This is an intermediate course for people who are considering a career in Business or Administration. Students will study a wide range of subjects including IT (word processing, spreadsheets and database), Front of Office, Central Services, Marketing, Events, Understanding Business and Employability Skills. Workshops and study skills are included and students will have the opportunity to visit business organisations and receive visiting speakers from industry.

Upon completing the course students will gain:

NPA Business and Marketing at SCQF Level 5
NPA Administration: Office Skills and Services at SCQF Level 5
NPA Data Science at SCQF Level 4.

Entry Requirements

3 relevant subjects at National 4. Subject to successful interview. Applicants with no formal qualifications will be considered on an individual basis.

Progression Routes

On successful completion of this programme, students may progress on to Business, Events and Enterprise at SCQF Level 6, or gain employment within a business in a variety of administrative and/or business roles.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks


Business and Computing

SCQF Level