Computing and IT and Business

Open University in Scotland


This is one of several subject combinations available in the Diploma of Higher Education in Computing & IT and a second subject. Computing and business have become closely intertwined throughout the world of work. You will gain insight into all facets of the world of business: markets, organisations, processes, strategies, policies and decision-making. You can choose the focus for your studies in computing & IT, selecting from computer science, digital technologies, networking, software development or web development. On completion of this diploma, you will have the knowledge and skills to contribute to computer-related projects in a business setting.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements. Computer and internet access required.

Start Date

October, February, April



Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length





Business and Management

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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