Intermediate Certificate: Computing with Software Development and Cyber Security

Fife College


Kirkcaldy (St Brycedale) Campus, Dunfermline (Halbeath) Campus


The course covers cyber security, developing your skills in digital forensics and data citizenship.
Data is one of the fastest growing areas within the computing industry, data citizenship will help you build up your knowledge and skills which are highly sought after.

Alongside cyber security, you will learn basic web and software development skills, including HTML5 programming and web design.

You will also learn about network infrastructure and hardware computer components.

You will study:
Digital Forensics; Data Citizenship; HTML5 Coding; Computer hardware and operating systems; Computer networking technologies; Web design and development; Information systems design and development.

Entry Requirements

National 4 English, Maths and a science or technical subject, or Certificate: Computing with Computer Games Design & Cyber Security, or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 5. Interview.

Progression Routes

Advanced Certificate: Computing with Software Development and Cyber Security.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Digital, Computing and Cyber

SCQF Level