Computer Science

Argyll College UHI


Oban Centre


The HND Computer Science course has been designed to meet the growing needs of IT and computing related sectors, giving you an up-to-date, recognised qualification within the context of an ever-changing employment market.

The range of optional subjects available will allow you to focus on different aspects, perhaps where there is a local demand for particular skills. The inclusion of subjects as cloud computing, convergence technologies, network technology and advanced software development will ensure that your qualification is relevant for the 21st century.

On successful completion you will be able to demonstrate competency in a wide range of related skills such as design and implementation of applications including database design, website design and support, mobile application development and technical support.

HNC Computing may give you entry to year 2.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers. You may be asked to attend for interview.

Progression Routes

On successful completion of the HND you can progress to the third year of BSc (Hons) Computing

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

4 years


Business and Computing

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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