Computing with Digital Media NC Level 6
What is special about this course?
Moray is home to a range of businesses with opportunities across computing and digital media.
This course aims to prepare you for employment in the computing and digital media industries. It will strengthen and extend your knowledge within a broad range of computing and media disciplines, both practical and theoretical.
You will have the opportunity to develop your knowledge in a variety of areas, such as computer hardware & networking, academic writing, projects and website development.
The NC Computing with Digital Media at SCQF level 6 Group Award provides qualifications to help gain entry level jobs in the following areas:
- desktop support
- network administration
- software developer
- mobile applications developer
- Study a variety of subjects to underpin key aspects of computing and digital media
- Learn how to create apps and computer programs
- Learn skills to enable you to progress to further study or into employment
- Learn skills so that a computer works for you!
Four National 5s (two at A or B and two at A-D), one of which must be a literacy-based subject (e.g. English, History, Modern Studies, etc.)
successful completion of 12 units within Introduction to Computing and Digital Media (SCQF Level 5) programme.
Applications are encouraged from mature students who do not possess formal qualifications but have the skills to meet the academic demands of the course.
Course content includes:
- Website Development
- Advanced Office Applications
- IT Security
- Academic Skills
- Hardware and Systems
- Network Literacy
- Software Development
- Group Project: App or Website
- Mobile Technology
- Image Editing (optional)
You are required to have your own earphones.
How will I study my course?
- Full Time
- Part Time
Blended method of teaching including face-to-face and online lectures and tutorials using research, discussion, videos, presentations and workbooks.
All material delivered in class is also available on our Virtual Learning Environment including quizzes to test your knowledge.
How long will my course last?
Part-time opportunities may be available.
Normally 3 days per week when studying full time
Where can I study my course?
- Moray College UHI
The good news is that depending on your personal circumstances there are a wide range of bursaries, grants and allowances available to fund your college studies.
What can I do on completion of my course?
On successful completion of this course you can progress to further study which may include:
- HNC Computing
- HNC Digital Design and Web Development.
Alternatively, you can enter employment into a wide variety of jobs at junior level in computing and digital media.
Is there more information available online?
You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.
Apply for Computing with Digital Media NC Level 6
We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at Moray College UHI. Moray College operates a fair and open admissions system committed to equality of opportunity and non-discrimination. We consider all applications on merit and on the basis of ability to achieve, without discrimination on grounds of age, disability, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity status, race, religion and/or belief, sex, sexual orientation or socio-economic background. We welcome applications from all prospective students and aim to provide appropriate and efficient services to students with disabilities.