Business Administration SCQF Level 5

What is special about this course?

This course is designed to provide students with skills, knowledge and understanding relating to a wide range of business functions, and to provide a basis for progression to higher education and professional qualifications or employment in a related field.

Entry requirements

3 National 4s, one of which must be English


satisfactory attainment of an SCQF Level 4 course.

Prospective students without the standard entry requirements may apply and will be considered on an individual basis.

• Understanding Business
• PC Passport
• Skills for Customer Care
• Global Economic Activity
• Behavioural Science
• Handling Business Documents
• Word Processing
• Recording Cash Transactions
• Enterprise Activity
• Handling Wages and Salaries
• Management of Marketing and Operations
• Management of People and Finance

How will I study my course?

  • Full Time

Face to face teaching, supported with Virtual Learning Environment engagement. Use of case studies and group work.


How long will my course last?

Full time: 1 year
Part time: minimum 2 years

Where can I study my course?

    • Moray College UHI

Start date



The good news is that depending on your personal circumstances there are a wide range of bursaries, grants and allowances available to fund your college studies.

What can I do on completion of my course?

Further study may include higher level courses in Business, Accounting, Administration and Information Technology.

Employment within a range of sectors including financial services, information technology and distributive sectors of the economy.

For progression from NC Business to HNC/D Business or HNC/D Accounting, current students must achieve 12 credits including the following 3 units at level 6:

H20R 76 - Understanding Business

H20V 76 - Management of Marketing and Operations

H20S 76 - Management of People and Finance

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We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Moray College UHI. Moray College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.

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