Introduction

This course provides an introduction to the principles and standards of working in business administration for those new to the sector and to expand the understanding of learners currently working in a supporting role in the sector.

Learners will gain or develop skills such as:

  • Using the telephone;

  • Verbal and written communication;

  • Producing documents;

  • Time management;

  • Dealing with customers.

  • Plus other relevant knowledge suitable for effectiveness in basic administrative tasks.

Materials

There may be materials you need to help with your studies. You'll either make a one-off payment for these when you enrol, or you'll buy them during the course. Your tutor will talk to you about this at interview or in your first class (if you don't need an interview).

Depending on your course and circumstances, you may be able to get funding to help with materials fees. Please check with us when you come in for interview or enrolment.

Assessment

You will have continuous assessment and feedback from your assessor.

Entry Requirements

You will need to have advice and guidance along with an assessment of your literacy.

Next Steps

The qualification will prepare learners for further learning e.g. Level 2 Diploma in Business Administration and also for employment in introductory roles within the sector.

Important information

All courses run subject to demand and the content listed here should be used as a guide only. Course content may vary according to a range of factors such as course duration, campus, teaching staff and requirements from awarding bodies. Check our course and fee guidelines for further details.


Apply for this course

Where and when
Location:
Merton
Times:
09:30-12:30
Duration:
10 Weeks
Study mode:?
Part time
Days:
Wednesday
Start:
24/04/2019
End:
03/07/2019
Code:
MAV1004CP/1819
What do I need to pay?
Fee:
£ 0 - 724
International students: ?
£ 724
Materials fees: ?
May be charged

You need to come to an advice session to apply. Contact 020 8918 7777 or info@south-thames.ac.uk to book.

Fee reductions for adult short courses