This course provides both the practical skills and theoretical knowledge that employers require students to have in order to carry out a wide range of business related jobs. The objective of the course is to provide a broad understanding of business and the business environment.
In addition, it develops entrepreneurial, organizational and inter-personal skills including leadership, motivation and team working.
Subjects studied provide a global understanding of business, marketing and consumer issues, whilst looking at core business issues.
Business Accounting; Marketing; Managing People and Organisations; Information Technology; Economics; Business Communication; Management: Leadership at Work; Customer Care; Human Resource Management; Graded Unit 1.
Information and Communication Technology; Business Contractual Relationships; Statistics; Business Culture and Strategy; Behavioural Skills for Business; Economics; Preparing Financial Forecasts; Business Law; Research Skills; Presentation Skills; Work Placement; Graded Unit 2.
2 relevant Highers, or Foundation Apprenticeship Business Skills or Accounting, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Relevant experience or other qualifications will be considered. Entry subject to interview.
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