About the course:

This qualification is suited for those currently working in an administrative role and wish to further develop their skills. It is preferable and highly desirable that students who would like to join this course have experience in a Business environment managing and supervising others. Job roles which are suitable include: Administration Officer/Executive, Administration Team Leader, Office Supervisor, Personal Assistant and Secretary.

Course Structure:

This course comprises of compulsory and optional units. Students are expected to obtain at least 58 credits in order to qualify for this award.

The criteria are as follows:

  1. 27 credits from the compulsory units in Group A
  2. A minimum of 13 credits must be achieved from Group B
  3. A maximum of 10 credits must be achieved from Group C
  4. A maximum of 8 credits must be achieved from Group D

Course Content: 

  1. Communicate in a business environment
  2. Manage personal and professional development
  3. Principles of business communication and information
  4. Principles of administration
  5. Principles of business

What are the entry requirements?

There are no formal entry requirements needed in order to join this programme, however, if an A*/9 – C/4 grade in English or Maths at GCSE, or a Level 2 Functional Skill has not be obtained by the candidate then an additional qualification in Level 2 Functional Skill English and/or Maths will be undertaken to ensure there is a smooth progression throughout the course.

Assessment Method:

For this course, there are a variety of ways in which students will be assessed which are listed below. Each assessment format assesses your skills and progression throughout the course.

Modes of assessment include:

  1. Observation
  2. Questioning
  3. Professional discussions
  4. Witness testimonials
  5. Candidate work products
  6. Statements

Qualification: Business Administration Level 3

Course Mode: Part Time

Duration: Up to 12 Months

Start Date: The Diploma course can be studied at any time during the year, however, this is subject to the number of students.

Progression route?

Through achieving this UK qualification, you will be able to progress onto a higher Management qualification.

Course Costs: The course fee is £2,573.00, however, some students may be eligible for the 19+ loan which may be used to pay for the course. For more information about the 19+ loan, feel free to contact us.

Are there any additional costs?

There may be additional fees to cover for the cost of textbooks needed for the course.