Admin and IT

Administration and IT: National 5

Level 5 (24 SCQF credit points)


Administrative Practices

IT Solutions for Administrators

Communication in Administration

Course specification: National 5 Administration and IT Course Specification

The Course aims to enable you to:

  • develop knowledge and understanding of administration in the workplace and its importance

  • develop a range of advanced IT skills for processing and managing information

  • develop a range of skills to communicate information effectively, making appropriate use of IT


Externally marked assignment worth 70 marks and an examination question paper worth 50 marks.


HNC Office Administration, HND Office and Management Information, degree courses at University. A range of employment opportunities within the business environment.

Entry requirements

Candidates should have achieved the fourth curriculum level or the National 4 Administration and IT course or equivalent qualifications and/or experience prior to starting this course.