Intermediate Computing

Dumfries and Galloway College


Dumfries Campus


This course introduces learners to several areas of computing including Computer Game Design, Website Design, Computer Hardware, Computer Support, Computer Software Applications and provides a good basis to progress onto a more advanced level 6 qualification or to gain employment as a junior IT trainee. With the addition of E-sports units this will give individuals an introduction into the world of professional competitive gaming.

This programme is aimed at learners who have chosen a career in the field of Information and Communication Technology (ICT).

Content includes:

Computer Games Design and Development, Website Design, Graphics and Development, Introduction to E-sports and Plan an E-sports event.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview. Skills test.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year



SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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