Computing, IT and Digital Media (Level 5)

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus, Cumbernauld Campus, Coatbridge Campus


This course further improves and develops skills already gained, or is an ideal starting point if you already hold a good selection of National 4 qualifications.

The course covers a range of subjects including: Nat 5 Computing Science, Computer Hardware, Software Development, Office Applications, Web Development, Digital Media, Cyber Security and Networking. During the course you will be given the opportunity to develop employability skills.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4, preferably including Maths or Computing Science; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

NQ Level 6 courses or to a range of HNC programmes within the Department

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Computing and Digital Technologies

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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