Computing and Digital Media (Level 5)

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus


The course NQ Computing and Digital Media is aimed at anyone wishing to pursue a career in the field of Computing. Whether you are interested in Digital Design & Web Development, Networking & Cyber Security or Software Development, this could be the course for you. The course further improves and develops skills you already have, or is an ideal starting point if you already hold a good selection of National 4 qualifications.

This course currently offers students the opportunity to visit another country for a 2 week period, during which they engage in cultural activities and work placement.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4, preferably including Maths or Computing Science; or Introduction to Computing and Digital Media; 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



SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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