Computing - Software Development

New College Lanarkshire


Motherwell Campus


This course has been designed to introduce you to a wide range of up to date skills and technologies that are needed to succeed in the rapidly developing and expanding software development sector. With our close ties to industry this course is constantly adapting to keep pace with developments.

Mandatory units are:

Software Development: Object Oriented Programming; Systems Development: Object Oriented Analysis and Design; Software Development: Data Structures; Computing: Software Development: Graded Unit 2 (Project).

You will not only have the opportunity to learn the skills to succeed in established software development areas of database management and systems development, but also the skills needed to succeed in emerging technologies (mobile app development, games and web).

Entry Requirements

HNC Computing with Software Development. Interview.

Progression Routes

Direct entry into year 3 of a range of degree programmes at selected universities.

Start Date




Study Method

Blended learning
Full time

Course Length

1 year


Computing and Digital Technologies

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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