Level 4 Diploma in Business Administration

It qualification gives learners the opportunity to develop the specific types of knowledge to identify and resolve administrative problems and the knowledge related to business communication models, systems and processes. Learners can also develop their own personal growth and engagement in learning through the Development of personal, learning and thinking skills (PLTS). And achieve a nationally-recognised Level 4 qualification.

Level 4 NVQ Diploma in Business Administration is for learners who work in, or who want to work in Business Administration in roles such as:

• Office Manager Business
• Development Manager
• Executive Assistant Project Manager
• Senior Manager,
• Director and Head of Department

Entry requirements:
No prior knowledge, understanding, skills or qualifications are required, however it is likely that they will already be working within the business administration sector, or they may already be employed in a cross-sector role or function that involves responsibility for defined business related activities with an area of responsibility.

Qualification Structure:
The learner will need to meet the requirements outlined in the table below before the qualification can be awarded.
Minimum number of credits that must be achieved 57

Minimum number of credits that must be achieved at level 4 or above 30

Number of mandatory credits that must be achieved 18

Number of optional credits that must be achieved from Group B 26

Number of optional credits that must be achieved from Group B or C 13

Advanced learning loan is available for this course from 24+ Loan is payable when you start earning £21,000 or more per year however if you don’t earn that much you never pay it back. Paying back period won’t start until April 2016, Eligibility criteria applies for advanced learning loans.
Duration: Approx. 12 months
Progression opportunities
Learners who achieve the Level 4 Diploma in Business
Administration can progress to:
 Level 4 Diploma in Business Administration – knowledge component for the Higher Apprenticeship in Business and Professional Administration
 Level 4 Extended Diploma in Business Administration –knowledge component for the Higher Apprenticeship in Business and Professional Administration
 Level 4 HNC Diploma in Business – knowledge component for the Higher Apprenticeship in Business and Professional Administration.
 Level 4 Diploma in Customer Service –competencies component for the Higher Apprenticeship in Customer Service
 Level 4 Diploma in Management – competencies component for the Higher Apprenticeship in Management.
 Level 4 Diploma in Management and Leadership –knowledge component for the Higher Apprenticeship in Management.