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.
This programme is aimed at learners who have chosen a career in the field of Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
The topics studied will include Computer Games Design and Development, Website Design, Graphics and Development.
Time will also be spent developing skills in Digital Forensics, Ethical Hacking, Computer Programming and Data Security as well as developing appropriate numeracy and communication skills that are paramount in today’s working ICT society.
5 subjects at National 4, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview.