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Computing (subject to approval)

UHI Argyll

Venues

Oban Centre

Content

The HNC Computing will provide you with useful foundations for a successful career in computing and technology.

It is a broad-based course which will introduce you to, and develop your knowledge of, aspects of software development, technical support, networking and web development.

Content:

Mandatory units may include: Digital skills; Professional practice in computing.

Optional units may include: Computer science; Network infrastructure; Software development; Web development; Cyber security; Big data; Internet of things; Artificial intelligence; Emerging technologies.

Entry Requirements

1 Higher plus 3 relevant subjects at National 5; or relevant Foundation Apprenticeship; or relevant NC or NQ at SCQF Level 6. You may be asked to attend for interview.

Progression Routes

HND Computer Science

Start Date

September

Qualification

HNC

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)
Part time (evening)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Computing and IT

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Computing and ICT