Office Administration is a Business Education subject concerned with the study of administrative

principles, policies, procedures and technological competencies governing the modern office

environment. The content and teaching strategies used should therefore reflect current trends in the


This Office Administration syllabus is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills and

attitudes to function effectively within a modern office environment. The syllabus adopts a practical

approach, aimed at equipping students with the technical and professional skills to perform

effectively, as clerical and administrative support personnel within an organisation. It also provides

the foundation for students desirous of furthering their education in a range of disciplines including

Events Management, Human Resources Management, Office Administration, Chartered Accounting,

Procurement and Projects Management, and Logistics and Supply Chains Operations.