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Introduction to Computing (Level 4)

Glasgow Kelvin College

Venues

East End Campus

Content

Are you interested in Coding and Robotics? Now is the perfect time for learning the skills for a possible career in this area. The Introduction to Computing allows you to gain skills and confidence in building and programming a robot. The course is an ideal first step into Computing; introducing you to the essential skills required for employment and/or further study. The course will also equip you with the skills to repair and refurbish computers.

Course units include:
Robotics; Software Development; Multimedia; Computer hardware; Computer software; Refurbishing and Recycling Computers; Study Skills; Employment Skills; Communication Skills; Working in a project team.

The course also includes a National Progression Award (NPA) in Computer Refurbishment.

Entry Requirements

No formal entry requirements.

Progression Routes

NQ Computing (Level 5)

Start Date

August

Qualification

NQ

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Computing

SCQF Level

4

Career Area

Computing and ICT