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Computing (NextGen)

North East Scotland College

Venues

Aberdeen City Campus, Fraserburgh Campus

Content

This course is designed to give you an introduction to computer hardware and software. During this course you will learn the basics of networking, software development and cyber security.

Learn about the current and emerging trends in computing, the professional bodies that govern computing and the benefits of joining one of these professional bodies.

You will also learn how to be a professional and competent individual in computer hardware or software and cyber security and the impact of the current legislation such as GDPR.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers preferably including Computing Science; or Advanced Computing (Level 6); or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6.

Progression Routes

Relevant HND course

Start Date

August

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Computing

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Computing and ICT