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Computing (subject to approval)

UHI Moray

Venues

Main campus

Content

The HNC Computing will provide you with useful foundations for a successful career in computing and technology.

Mandatory units: Professionalism and Ethics in Computing; Computer Systems Fundamentals; Developing Software: Introduction; Graded Unit 1 (Examination); Team Working in Computing; Troubleshooting Computing Problems.

Optional units may include:
Cloud Computing; Ethical Hacking; Computer Forensics; Computing: Introduction to Project Management; E-Commerce: Publishing Websites; SQL: Introduction; Systems Development: Introduction; Databases Introduction; Database Design Fundamentals; Multi User Operating Systems; Digital Skills; Developing Mobile Web Based Applications: An Introduction; Software Development Testing; Software Development: Programming Foundations; Technical Support: Supporting Users - Software; Technical Support: Supporting Users - Hardware; SD: Applications Development.

Entry Requirements

1 Higher plus 3 relevant subjects at National 5; or relevant Foundation Apprenticeship; or relevant NC or NQ at SCQF Level 6. You may be asked to attend for interview.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND

Start Date

September

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Computing and IT

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Computing and ICT