Technologies in Business

University of the Highlands and Islands


UHI Moray, Perth College UHI, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


The HND Technologies in Business is for anyone who wishes to pursue a business career in the digital economy. It has been structured to provide you with a background in business operations, technology, project management and entrepreneurship, to give you access to employment across a wide variety of sectors. The course is uniquely positioned to allow you to gain an essential and highly sought-after combination of technology and business skills.

Part 1 modules may include: Cyber resilience; Big Data; Business process management: introduction to project management methodologies; Introduction to software development: programming foundations, agile development and artificial intelligence.

Part 2 modules may include: Business culture and strategy; Database server administration; Object-oriented programming; Relational database management systems; Social media for business.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers, preferably including English, Maths, Business Management or science or technological subjects plus 6 subjects at National 5, preferably including science or technological subjects; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (day)



Course Length

4 - 6 years


Business, Leisure and Tourism

SCQF Level



Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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