Computing: Software Development

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


This hands-on course will allow you to study towards an up-to-date qualification, covering many of the skills that are in high demand for a range of different careers in the software development / programming sector of the computer industry. These include developing skills in C# and Java, System Design, Android Development, XML, Event Driven Programming and Project Management.

This stimulating, learner focused programme will be delivered to you by our highly professional teaching staff with significant software development experience and a proven track record of bringing out the best in their students.

Entry Requirements

1 relevant Higher plus 3 subjects at National 5 including Computing Science; or NQ Computing: Software Development; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

This course will prepare you for either employment in a junior developer role within the IT Industry or progression to HND Software Development second year. Also, this course provides you with the entry level to a wide range of university courses in computing.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Applied Computing and Digital Technologies

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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