Computer Science

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


The HNC 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 HNC in Computer Science (SCQF Level 7) builds on the core knowledge and skills of the HNC in Computing and covers a wide variety of related skills including: designing and maintaining a website, cloud computing, convergence technologies, network technology and advanced software development will ensure that your qualification is relevant for the 21st century.

Entry Requirements

1 relevant Higher plus 3 subjects at National 5 including Computing Science; or NQ Computing; or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 6. Entry by interview.

Progression Routes

HND Computer Science Year 2; degree level study

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

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