Computing with Digital Media (Level 5)

UHI North, West and Hebrides


Auchtertyre Campus, Broadford Campus, Fort William Campus, Gairloch Campus, Kilchoan Campus, Kinlochleven Campus, Mallaig Campus, Portree Campus, Strontian Campus, Ullapool Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)


Whether you are checking social media, keeping up with YouTube, or playing your favourite game, you are interacting with the work of a team of coders, video editors, designers, artists and animators.

If you want to join them, this course is the perfect start.

We will guide you as you work with DSLR's, graphics tablets, HMD's, Smartphones, 3D Capture and network hosting solutions. You will explore how to create everything from mobile games to broadcast news.

You will be surrounded by talented, creative, and technically minded students. You will be challenged, inspired and above all supported.

Entry Requirements

National 5 Computing Science or 3 subjects at National 4 preferably including Art and Design or Graphic Communication and Maths or Computing Science. You will be asked to attend an interview.

Progression Routes

You could continue study in areas such as interactive media, web development, software development, 3D computer animation, computing and technical support.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

34 weeks


Computing and Creative Digital Skills

SCQF Level