Computing: Networking and Cyber Security

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


This course will allow you to study towards an up-to-date qualification in many of the skills that are in demand for different types of computing careers. The course will follow the units of the first year of the HND Networking course, including network technology and routing technology.

You will receive an HNC Computing/HNC Computing: Networking award qualification on successful completion of the course. This course integrates learning materials from industry standard vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco which can help you to prepare for a variety of vendor certification exams.

Entry Requirements

1 relevant Higher plus 3 subjects at National 5 including Computing Science, or relevant NQ course, other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Interview.

Progression Routes

HND Computing: Networking and Cyber Security Year 2 or apply for entry into the first year of related BSc Computing degree programmes at most universities

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Applied Computing and Digital Technologies

SCQF Level


Career Area

Computing and ICT

Career Sectors

Computer Skills

Related courses by level

Other Qualifications

Related job profiles

No related job profiles.

Computing General

IT Security

IT Support

Related courses by level

HNC and HND Other Qualifications

Programming and Development

Systems and Networks

Web and Multimedia