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Computing

Dumfries and Galloway College

Venues

Dumfries Campus

Content

Study will include 15 Higher National credits such as:
Computer Systems Fundamentals, Developing Software: Introduction, Professionalism and Ethics in Computing, Team Working in Computing, Troubleshooting Computing Problems Configuring a Desktop Operating System, Computer Networks: Building Local Area Networks, Client Operating Systems, Providing Support to Users, Computer Hardware: Hardware Installation and Maintenance.

One Computing graded unit exam is also included in the programme. Learners will be given the opportunity to work towards vendor qualifications such as Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) (Windows 7).

Entry Requirements

2 Highers; or Computing (Level 6); or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview with pre-entry test.

Progression Routes

Year 2 of HND Computing: Technical Support

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Part time (day release)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Computing

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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