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Business Administration Skills with ICT (Level 3 Diploma)
Start Date2 Sept 2024
Duration1 year full time / 2 years part time
Course: Open College Network NI (OCN NI) Level 3 Diploma BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION SKILLS WITH ICTCampus: Strand RoadType: Full TimeStart Date: 02/09/2024Fees:
- Site location Strand Road
- We also offer the opportunity for students to undertake Level 1 and/or Level 2 in Manual and Computerised Accounts (a small examination fee is payable for these). If you do not hold a Level 2 qualification in Numeracy you will complete this during the course to enhance your employability and progression prospects.
- Business legislation;
- written and verbal business correspondence;
- recruitment and selection;
- dealing with petty cash and customer payments;
- using office equipment
- Sage Accounts;
- Social Media;
- Word Processing
- business travel and accommodation;
- career planning;
UK RequirementsLevel 2 Administration (Business Professional) or equivalent and GCSE English (Grade C or above); or equivalent OR 4 GCSEs (Grade C or above) to include English. Accreditation of Prior Learning (APEL) may be considered for entry onto this course. For more details visit www.nwrc.ac.uk/policiesMature students, with industrial experience and good level of ICT, will be considered at information meeting.
ROI Requirements4 OLCs (Grade O5 or above) to include English; OR Leaving Cert Applied – Merit. Accreditation of Prior Learning (APEL) may be considered for entry onto this course. For more details visit www.nwrc.ac.uk/policies Mature students, with industrial experience and good level of ICT, will be considered at information meeting.
Additional Requirements Prior to Entry
Attendance at Information Session
You will be encouraged to attend placement in an administrative office in an area of your choice where you will gain valuable insights to the world of work. These hours would be additional and outside your timetabled course hours.
Other - Other £50+ for additional qualifications such as City & Guilds / Sage
Further StudyThis qualification will enable you to further your studies and progress onto a Level 4 in Administrative Procedures (subject to validation), or move into employment.
Career ProspectsSuccessful completion of the Level 3 Diploma will equip you with the skills and knowledge to apply directly for employment as executive and private administrators in business, civil service, hospitals, health centres, schools, hotels, etc.
NWRC helped prepare me for University. My science course led on to a degree in Dietetics and then a PhD. I am now a lecturer in Dietetics at Ulster University, Coleraine.Caomhan Logue
My Lecturers are so supportive and helpful, the course modules are enjoyable and there's plenty of opportunities for students. After completion I plan to study Business Management at Queens University Belfast.Annie McCafferty (Access Diploma in Combined Studies)