Computing: Networking and Cyber Security (2nd year entry)

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


This course aims to teach you the skills required to install, configure and maintain computer network infrastructures. Students gain practical skills and knowledge of current and emerging principles and network technologies with an emphasis on active and participative learning. You will have access to our specialist computing classrooms and networking lab.

You will gain skills in administering networks, configuring server operating systems and developing security concepts.

The programme integrates learning materials from industry standard vendors, which help prepare you for a variety of optional certification exams such as Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). This qualification is highly sought after by employers.

After successfully completing this course you will have the skills needed to get an entry-level role in IT infrastructure support.

Entry Requirements

HNC Computing: Networking and Cyber Security. Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

Year 2 or 3 of degree programme

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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