Computing HNC

University of the Highlands and Islands
In Lerwick (Scotland)

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  • HNC
  • Lerwick (Scotland)

The HNC Computing will provide you with useful foundations for a successful career in computing and technology. It is a broad-based course which will introduce you to, and develop your knowledge of, aspects of software development, technical support, networking and web development. Special features You will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to follow a career in technical support, software development and IT technician Successful completion of the HNC Computing may allow progression to the second year of the HND Computer Science You can study full time or part time to suit your personal and professional circumstances

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Where and when

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

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