Course Info 020 3737 3000
Apprenticeship Info 020 3757 3050



Venue Southwark
Day/Eve Evening
Study Mode Part Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date 11/09/2017
End Date 06/07/2018

Fees and Finance

16-18 Free
19-24 £1,987 p/ year
24+ £1,987 p/ year
International £4,320 p/ year


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This course enables you to develop knowledge on how to perform normal and complex administrative tasks including managing information and supporting events. By taking this programme, you will learn about the: principles of personal responsibilities and how to evaluate your own performance at work; principles of working with and supervising others in a business environment; principles of managing information and producing documents in a business environment; principles of providing and maintaining administrative services; principles of change in a business environment; and the principles of maintaining stationary stock.

Aims of the course

This course will enable you to:

Gain a range of key management skills and put them into practice in your own role

Build your leadership capabilities ? motivate and engage teams, manage relationships confidently

Develop your leadership and management skills using your own knowledge, values and motivations.

Unit Breakdown

Minimum 37 credits

Choice of optional units from

Groups 1 and 2

Maximum of 18 credits from Group 2

Example of some of the Units:

Solving Problems and Making Decisions

Understanding Innovation and Change in an Organisation

Planning Change in the Workplace

Planning and Allocating Work

Writing for Business

Contributing to Innovation and Creativity in the Workplace

Assessment Method


Progression Opportunities

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to progress to Level HNC and HND in Business, ILM Level 5 (with at least three years of working experience of a supervisory role) and enhance your opportunity of progression and job security within a variety of working environments.

Career Options

Explore career options in retail and finance to be:

Effective and confident first-line managers

Better relationships and communication in teams

Entry Requirements

4 GCSEs A*-C / or 9-4 (in 2017 GCSEs)

Relevant Level 2 qualification with Merit or above

Relevant industry experience to Level 2 or above


Enjoy enrichment activities

Gain English and maths at the required levels (Grade C and above GCSE)

Benefit from tutorial support

Develop employability skills

Get support with job/university applications and interview preparation

Classrooms and dynamic work spaces

Dedicated 90-seater theatre and specialist IT equipped classrooms and a well-resourced Learning Centre

Process for Application

To apply please select your chosen start date and location below.


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Lewisham Southwark College, Lewisham Way, London SE4 1UT

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