Argyll College UHI


Oban Centre


Mandatory units are:

Professionalism and Ethics in Computing, Computer Systems Fundamentals, Developing Software: Introduction, Graded Unit 1 (Examination), Team Working in Computing, Troubleshooting Computing Problems.

Option units may include:

Developing Mobile Web Based Applications: An Introduction, SQL: Introduction, Database Design Fundamentals, Cloud Computing, Computer Forensics, Ethical Hacking, Mathematics for Computing

Entry Requirements

1 Higher at C or above plus 3 subjects at National 5; or Foundation Apprenticeship ICT: Software Development or Hardware and System Support; or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. You may be asked to attend for interview.

Progression Routes

On successful completion of the HNC Computing it may be possible to progress to the 2nd year of the HND Computer Science, and then to the 3rd year of the BSc Hons Computing degree.

Start Date




Study Method

Part time (day)
Part time (evening)

Course Length

2 years


Business and Computing

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

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Computing General

IT Security

IT Support

Programming and Development

Systems and Networks

Web and Multimedia