Technologies in Business and Finance

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


The HND Technologies in Business and Finance is designed to address the business need for multi-skilled individuals possessing the IT, business and inter-personal skills required for the digital economy.

This course will advance the careers of learners who wish to pursue a business career in the digital economy. The award provides the essential and highly sought-after mix of technology and business skills that enables progress to further academic and professional qualifications before embarking on a career in a diverse range of business areas within the public and private sector.

What you will study

Technology skills and knowledge:

Big data and data science; Emerging technologies, cloud computing and mobile technologies; Social media; Cyber resilience; Developing software; User experience design; Relational database management systems and SQL; E-commerce solutions.

Business skills and knowledge:

Business process management; Business communication; Professionalism and ethics; Functional areas of business; Project management methodologies; Financial regulation; Project management; and Statistics for Business.

Entry Requirements

2 relevant Highers, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

BSc Business Technology at UWS

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years


Business and Procurement

SCQF Level