This course further improves and develops skills already gained, or is an ideal starting point if you already hold a good selection of National 4 qualifications.
One of the following:
Four National 4 passes (preferably including Computing Science or Mathematics)
NQ qualification at Level 4 in a computing related area.
Previous employment or practical experience may be considered in place of formal entry requirements.
Entry is also subject to a satisfactory interview, and an academic reference may be requested.
The course covers a range of subjects including: Nat 5 Computing Science, Computer Hardware, Software Development, Office Applications, Web Development, Digital Media, Cyber Security and Networking. During the course you will be given the opportunity to develop employability skills.
You can progress to NQ Level 6 courses or to a range of HNC programmes within the Department.