Administration and Information Technology

Glasgow Kelvin College


East End Campus


This HNC course aims to give you the essential administration, IT & digital skills required for employment in today’s office environment.

You will get ‘hands on experience of using a variety of Microsoft packages including word spreadsheets, databases and presentation software. There is an emphasis throughout the course on digital skills, digital literacy and customer care.

Year 1:
IT in Business: Word Processing and Presentation Applications; IT in Business: Spreadsheets; IT in Business: Databases; Office Administration; Digital Technologies for Administrators /Office Technologies; Recording Financial Transactions; Personal Development Planning; Communication: Business Communication; Administration and Information Technology: Graded Unit 1.

Year 2
IT in Business: Advanced Word Processing; IT in Business: Advanced Spreadsheets; IT in Business: Advanced Databases; Office Management; Information and Communication Technology in Business; Presentation Skills; Developing the Individual within a Team; Administration and Information Technology Graded Unit 2; Administration and Information Technology Graded Unit 3

Entry Requirements

1 relevant Higher; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6 or relevant work experience. Entry is by interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND or degree course.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (evening)

Course Length

2 years


Business Admin

SCQF Level