Is this course right for me?

Are you looking to start or develop your career in an office environment? Could you benefit from a range of useful skills, suitable for a variety of office contexts?

If you already have office experience, or if you are progressing from Business Administration Level 1 (or equivalent), then this course will enhance your knowledge and skills.

During the course you will cover a large range of topics, giving you comprehensive skills and experience in all aspects of administrative work. The topics cover the same areas as the Level 1 course, but at a more advanced level. You will be able to further develop your work skills and employability, as well as gaining a recognised Level 2 qualification.

Practical experience is provided on the course including work experience. Subjects include business administration skills, essential computing skills, text processing, experiencing working life and typing.

Entry requirements:

  • 3 GCSEs at grade D or above and 1 GCSE at grade E, to include GCSE Mathematics and English or Welsh (1st Language) at grade D or E
  • or
  • Level 1 Diploma pass in a relevant subject
  • Attendance at an interview

Delivery:

The programme will be delivered through a blend of the following:

  • Group work
  • Classroom based learning
  • Tutorial support
  • Educational visits
  • MOODLE (virtual learning environment)
  • Work Experience
  • Practical Activities

Assessment:

The programme will be assessed through a blend of the following:

  • Practical and written assessments/assignments
  • Presentations and demonstrations
  • Portfolio of work
  • Performance and observation

Progression:

You could proceed onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, including:

  • Business Administration Level 3
  • Medical Administration Level 3
  • Business Studies Level 3