Accounting and Administration

HNC Administration and IT


Available at Motherwell


This course is designed for those who are currently working in or who wish to take up a career in Administration and Information Technology. This award provides the skills and knowledge demanded of a modern working environment.  


Course Information

  • One relevant* Higher at C grade or above OR
  • an appropriate grouping of National 5/Intermediate 2 and Higher units OR
  • NQ Administration/NQ Business /NQ Accounting at SCQF Level 5/6

Please note:

  • Each applicant is considered on an individual basis and previous work experience and prior learning will be taken into consideration.  
  • Relevant* subjects include Administration, Business Management, English, Mathematics, Geography, History and a Science Subject.
  • Due to the high number of applications received, not all applicants who meet the minimum requirements can be selected for interview. Therefore, a well-written personal statement will be supportive in this process.

Core units include:

  • Office Administration and Digital Technologies for Administrators
  • IT in Business: Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Databases
  • Human Resources, Law and Finance
  • Communication and Personal Development Planning


You may progress to HND study (after completing 15 SQA credits) or Year 2 of a related degree course.

Classes Available



  • Days
  • 2 and a half days pw
  • Start Date
  • 22 Aug 2022