Award in Skills for Professions in Business, Administration & Finance Level 1
Gain the skills and knowledge required to progress to further study in business, administration, finance, sales and marketing on this highly vocational course.
Level: Level 1
Purpose: Continuing Professional Development
Guided Learning Hours: 75
Duration: 14 weeks, Wednesdays
Next course: 8 January 2020
What are the qualifications about?
You will build your study skills and your knowledge of business, administration and finance, enabling further study and employment in these or related sectors.
Who are they for?
If you wish to progress in business, administration and finance, this course offers an opportunity to develop essential study skills and vocational units to create a firm foundation for successful progression to Level 2 qualifications. The Award is ideal if you are not yet ready to commit to a larger qualification.
What do I need?
You don’t need any specific academic qualifications to study for this award.
Why choose Ruskin College?
Ruskin is a friendly and inclusive college, with an ethos that puts you very much at the centre of the learning experience. It is the ideal environment to set out on your path to your rewarding career in business, especially if you are an adult returning to education.
What sorts of things do they cover?
You will study a wide range of modules including:
- Study Skills
- Business Communication
- Business and Enterprise
- Business Finance
- Presentation Skills
- Organisation Skills
How will I learn and be assessed?
Your sessions will include practice-based learning, individual study and assessment.
How long do they take?
Guided learning hours
Guided learning hours are the hours you spend learning with your training provider or on your own. The guided learning hours for this qualification are:
- Level 1: 75 hours
Usual course length
Completing the Award in Skills for Professions in Business, Administration and Finance usually takes:
- 14 weeks part time, 1 day a week, Wednesday
What jobs could they lead to?
You will be on your journey towards further related qualifications and put in motion your career progression into business.
What would it cost me?
Cost: £300. We will help you access financial support if you are entitled to it: find out if you are eligible.