Computing: Software Development

West Lothian College


This course is for those wanting to develop the software skills needed for the expanding software sector.You will learn about software design, object-oriented programming in C#, scripting in Python, techniques to manage/store/process big data, multi-user operating systems, SQL and database design

The course includes:

Object-oriented programming; Object-oriented analysis and design; Data structures; Testing software
Developing websites for multiplatform use; Mobile technology; SQL: introduction; Digital forensics.

Entry Requirements

HNC Computing. Interview.

Progression Routes

Possible progression to 3rd Year of a Degree Course.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Computing and Cyber Security

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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IT Security

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