Software Development (NPA)

Edinburgh College


Milton Road Campus, Sighthill Campus


Discover the world of software development as you are introduced to core industry concepts and skills in web and software development. This course is designed to be used as a progression towards further study of specialist web development or Software development course at the college. You will gain an up-to-date award taught by industry-experienced College lecturers and learn a diverse range of knowledge in; computer programming for apps with python or JavaScript, and web development with HTML and CSS As part of the course you will build your own website and an App.

Course includes:
Computer programming with Python or javascript; HTML; CSS; How to build a website; How to build an App.

Entry Requirements

English, Maths and a science-related subject at National 5. You will attend for interview and complete a skills and experience screening exercise.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND course such as Digital Design, Web Development or Software Development.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year



SCQF Level