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Computing

Edinburgh College

Venues

Sighthill Campus

Content

HNC Computing is a stepping stone towards a career in a specialist computing science subject. During this course, you will learn a diverse range of essential computing industry skills from troubleshooting computer problems to software development.

This course is an ideal choice if you are not yet sure where your strengths lie or what area of computing you wish to specialise in.

Content:
Computer hardware and systems; Operating systems; Software development; System development; SQL; Object orientation programming.

Entry Requirements

3 Highers including Maths, Computing Science or a science subject; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. You will attend for interview and complete a skills and experience screening exercise.

Progression Routes

Year 2 of HND Networking or BEng Cyber Security networks and Systems at Napier University.

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Computing

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Computing and ICT