What is special about this course?
The award aims to provide our learners with developing a range of skills and knowledge designed to underpin key aspects of Computer Technologies, Web and Digital Design.
The course covers a wide range of skills: IT Business Applications, Technical skills (hardware and networking), programming skills, Digital Design, communication and team working skills.
Four Standard grade passes at General level, or four National 4 passes. Relevant computing experience can also be used as entry.
The course consists of the following subject areas:
- Computer Graphics Design
- Web Design
- Computer Animation
- Intro Games Design
- Computer Hardware Installation
- Operating Systems
- Introduction to programming
- Enterprise Activity
- Business IT Applications
How will I study my course?
- Full Time
- Part Time
Various teaching methods include:
- Face to Face
- Personal research
- Team working
How long will my course last?
Full-time (one year) or part-time (variable length depending on number of units studied)
Where can I study my course?
For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.
Most full-time students will have their fees paid.
Students on part-time courses may also be eligible to have their course fees waived.
For more information see the funding page.
What can I do on completion of my course?
Academic: on successful completion of the course you would be able to progress onto our HNC Computing or HNC Digital Design and Web Development course.
Career: This level of qualification might help you find work at a junior level within the IT industry in data entry or clerical work. Most local IT Companies recruit our students from our higher level academic computing courses.
Is there more information available online?
You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.