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Administration (Business Professional) OCR Diploma Level 3 at Colchester Institute

Course description

The Administration (Business Professional) Diploma course will provide you with the opportunity to develop your transferrable skills. There will be a variety of learning situations including class tuition, guided assignments, personal study, research and practical workshops are offered, giving you a competitive edge when you enter the world of work.

This advanced administration programme allows you to work towards a career in a supervisory administration role or study at university. You will extend your existing business and administration knowledge and skills allowing you to work in a variety of industries when you complete the programme

You will learn through a variety of methods including classroom sessions, assignments, personal study, research and practical workshops. You will also engage in GEM and GAP activities to develop your English, maths and employability skills.

Course content

The Business Professional Administration course consists of the following units;

  • Producing Complex Business Documents
  • Understanding Functions and Roles within Business Organisations
  • Supporting Recruitment and Selection Procedures
  • Organise Business Travel and Accommodation
  • Organise a Business Event
  • Carry out Research and Prepare a Report
  • Working in an Administration Team
  • Career Planning in Administration
  • Text Processing

Entry requirements

Normally 5 GCSEs (grades A*-C), including English, and maths, or satisfactory results in a relevant Level 2 qualification, and an interview.

Future opportunities

This course prepares you for employment with a considerable degree of responsibility and autonomy. Employment may be office-based where business computing skills, knowledge of administrative procedures, organisational and communication skills are important.

Successful completion of the Diploma may enable entry on to the Foundation Degree in Business Administration at Colchester Institute.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Colchester Institute directly.

Last updated date: 01 March 2016

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