Computing: Software Development

North East Scotland College


Aberdeen City Campus, Fraserburgh Campus


Software is everywhere! More and more devices are controlled by software and the industry is constantly evolving as we continue to move towards an era where computers and software dominate our lives.

You will learn programming languages that will prepare you for a career in this ever changing industry, as you focus on Human Computer Interaction and making your programmes and software more user friendly.

Smart home devices such as the Amazon Alexa, Google Home or even the Apple Homepod were developed using the skills you will learn on this course.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers preferably including Computing Science (Foundation Apprenticeship may be accepted in place of 1 Higher); or relevant computing course at SCQF Level 6

Progression Routes

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Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

2 years



SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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