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OCR Level 3 Diploma in Administration (Business Professional) (QCF)

Course Code: C3293
Campus: Titanic Quarter
Week Commencing: 10 Sep 18
18/19 Academic Year End Date:
08 Jun 19
Time: 09:00-18:00

The OCR Level 3 Diploma in Administration (Business Professional) is a one year programme designed to develop your ability to carry out complex administration functions and activities and to prepare you for work in an office environment within a senior or supervisory administrative role. You will learn how businesses operate, how to produce complex business documents and how to organise meetings and business events. You will develop good verbal and written communications skills and learn how to work effectively as part of a team. You will be given the opportunity to gain an essential skills Level 2 Numeracy, Literacy and ICT qualifications if not already achieved. The course also provides opportunity to engage in a work placement that is arranged by the College and is aligned to your choice of employment area and personal circumstance. 


This programme of study is likely to include enrichment units, which are an additional component to enhance your employability.

Career Opportunities / Progression

Upon completion of the course you may progress to other appropriate administration or business related courses. Alternatively, you can progress to employment in a variety of administrative roles as OCR qualifications are recognised and valued by employers.

Entry Requirements

Requirements are pre-defined by the College’s admissions criteria which are outlined at However, applicants’ qualifications must include GCSE English at Grade C or above or equivalent (e.g. Essential Skills Literacy Level 2). Consideration will also be given to suitable applicants who may not have the academic criteria but can evidence significant relevant work experience. All applicants must attend a pre-entry guidance session.


Tuition Fee


All fees are set in accordance with DfE regulations.

Contact Information

Rosemary Smyth, Tel: 028 9026 5127 or email: [email protected]