Computer Science HND

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Lerwick (Scotland)

Price on request

Important information

  • HND
  • Lerwick (Scotland)
Description

The HND 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.

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Where and when

Starts Location
15 September 2016
Lerwick
Gremista, ZE1 0PX, Shetland, Scotland
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What you'll learn on the course

Computing
IT
Web
systems
IT Development

Course programme

Year 1 - HNC Mandatory units are: Professionalism and Ethics in Computing Computer Systems Fundamentals Developing Software: Introduction Graded Unit 1 (Examination) Team Working in Computing Troubleshooting Computing Problems Option units may include: Computing: Introduction to Project Management E-Commerce: Publishing Web Sites SQL: Introduction Systems Development: Introduction Database Design Fundamentals Multi User Operating Systems Developing Mobile Web Based Applications: An Introduction Software Development Testing Software Development: Programming Foundations Technical Support: Supporting Users - Software Technical Support: Supporting Users - Hardware SD: Applications Development Option units available may vary depending on study location, for more information contact your chosen campus Year 2 - HND Mandatory units are: HND Computing: Graded Unit 2 Managing a Web Server RDBMS SD: Developing Websites for Multiplatform Use Optional units may include: Computer Networks: Building Local Area Networks Cloud Computing Computer Forensics Fundamentals Computing: PC Hardware and Opertaing Systems Essentials Configuring a Desktop Opererating System COS 2 Human Computer Interaction Mathematics for Computing 1 Security Concepts Software Development: Developing Small Scale Standalone Apps Software Development: Object Oriented Programming Troubleshooting a Desktop Operating System Option units available may vary depending on study location, for more information contact your chosen campus