Diploma in Office Administration

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This programme of study is accredited by the Council of Educational Evaluation – Accreditation of Cyprus (SEKAP).

Language of instruction: Greek

The programme of Office Administration  is closely related with the demands of the modern business environment and provides students with solid background for successful careers in responsible administrative positions.

The programme:

  • Prepares students for office administrative employment opportunities.
  • Provides students with knowledge and understanding of the business world, the main functions of business activity and the individual’s contribution to the business organization.
  • Provides students with knowledge and understanding of the way in which a modern office works and of the various support services it provides.
  • Helps students understand the role of administration in a modern office, and of the personal and interpersonal skills required of an administrator.
  • Develops students’ practical ability and understanding of key software applications and information systems.
  • Familiarises students with a wide range of problem-solving techniques used in the business office decision-making process.
  • Equips students with the skills necessary to operate in a business environment in at least three European languages.
  • Develops students’ communication skills facilitating perception, analysis and diagnosis of business situations and enhance the required ability in tackling them.
  • Lays the foundation for possible further education of students

Advantages for holders of the Office Administration Diploma:

  • Pursue direct employment in the private or public sector
  • Acquire competence to sit for the following exams:
  • CME (Cyprus Ministry of Education)

Text Processing (Greek) – All levels

  • LCCI (London Chamber of Commerce and Industry)

Text Processing (English) – All levels

  • ECDL (European Computer Driving License)

Cover the key concepts of computing, its practical applications and their use in the workplace.

 

The students must complete a total of 120 ECTS                                             

Required Courses           

 104 ECTS

General Electives

  10 ECTS

Language Electives                   

    6 ECTS

TOTAL

120 ECTS

 

REQUIREDCOURSES

CODE

DESCRIPTION

HOURS

ECTS

OAST101 

Greek Text Processing I 

5

5

OAOP101

Office Organisation & Procedures I

3

5

OASP101

Application Packages I

2

2

OAEN101

Basic English

4

3

OABC101

Business Communication I

3

5

OASC101

Greek Commercial Correspondence I

3

5

OAST102

Greek Text Processing II   

5

5

OAOP102

Office  Organisation & Procedures II

3

5

OASP102

Application Packages II

2

2

OAEN102

Intermediate English

4

3

OABC102

Business Communication II

3

5

OASC102

Greek Commercial Correspondence II

3

5

OATP201

 English Text Processing I

5

5

OASP201

Application Packages III

2

2

OASD201

Office Administration Duties I

3

5

AENG213

English  Composition

2

2

OABC201

Business   Communication III

3

5

OASA201

Introductory Accounting I

3

5

OATP202

English Text Processing II

5

5

OASP202

Application Packages IV

2

2

OASD202

Office Administration Duties II

3

5

AENG214

Advanced Writing

2

2

OAES 202

Principles of Economics & Statistics

3

5

OASA202

Introductory Accounting II

3

5

OAWP 201

Work  Practice I

100 hours

4

OAWP 202

Work  Practice II

50 hours

2

TOTAL

 

104

GENERAL ELECTIVES (10 ECTS)

CODE

DESCRIPTION

HOURS

ECTS

APSY101

Introduction to Psychology 3 5

AJER 104

Public Relations and Publicity 3 5

OAIR101

Interpersonal  Relations 3 5

ASOC101

Introduction to Sociology 3 5

ABSO103

Introduction to Business Organisation I 3 5

ABSO104

Introduction to Business Organisation II 3 5

ABSM 101

Marketing Principles I 3 5

ABSM 112

Marketing Principles II 3 5

OABC202

Business Communication IV

3

5

 

LANGUAGE ELECTIVES (Two courses of the same language, 6 ECTS)

CODE

DESCRIPTION

HOURS

ECTS

OARU201

Russian Language I

4

3

OARU202

Russian Language II

4

3

OAFR201

French Language I

4

3

OAFR202

French Language II

4

3

OAGE201

German Language I

4

3

OAGE202

German Language II

4

3

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