Computing with Cyber Security (Level 6)

UHI Inverness


Inverness Campus


With the increasing demand for workers to be skilled in cyber and digital technologies, this course provides you with a platform to develop your existing computing skills and be successful in the ever-growing sector. You will learn how to secure and fault find on computer systems and networks as well as gain knowledge in cyber security. You will also have the opportunity to develop your skills in programming using Javascript and working with databases using SQL (Structured Query Language).

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including English or Maths; or Computing with Web Design (Level 5); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview.

Progression Routes

Progression onto HNC Computing; Careers in Computing support, Website design, IT systems design/support.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Computing and IT

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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