Business Administration and Accounting

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus


This course aims to provide the skills and knowledge necessary to successfully progress to a career in either Administration or Accounting. The course builds knowledge through both theoretical and practical units with an emphasis on developing digital skills. In addition to Admin and Accounting subjects, students will undertake units to enhance their understanding of business environments and activities. Employability and personal development skills are embedded throughout the course to prepare students for future employment.

What you will learn:

Administrative services; Information technology for management using MS Office apps; Word processing; Recording financial transactions; Financial services; Management accounting; Handling wages and salaries; Understanding business; Management, marketing and economics; Social media literacy; Communication and research.

Entry Requirements

2 relevant subjects at National 5 including English, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4 or 5.

Progression Routes

HNC Accounting or HNC Administration and IT

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

36 weeks


Accounting, Finance and Administration

SCQF Level