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Computing Technical Support

New College Lanarkshire

Venues

Motherwell Campus, Cumbernauld Campus, Coatbridge Campus

Content

This course is designed to offer the practical and academic knowledge and skills necessary to perform in a wide range of support roles from desktop support to systems administration in many industries.

The course includes elements from Microsoft and Oracle, which with further study may lead to specialist qualifications from these vendors.

Mandatory units are:
Professionalism and Ethics in Computing; Computer Systems Fundamentals; Developing Software: Introduction; Graded Unit 1 (Examination); Team Working in Computing; Troubleshooting Computing Problems.

Entry Requirements

1 Higher; or Foundation Apprenticeship IT: Software Development or IT: Hardware and Systems Support; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6, must include a proven level of English and Maths. Interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Computing

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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