PC Passport

What is special about this course?

Our PC Passport flexible study course will give you the understanding and knowledge to use Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint effectively and with confidence.  

This course is delivered fully online with tutor support available via email, phone, VC and in person depending on your requirements.

Entry requirements

You will have a basic understanding of Microsoft packages and will be looking to use them more effectively.

PC Passport includes two units at SCQF level 5:

  • Spreadsheets and Databases
  • Word Processing and Presenting Information

You can choose to study one or both units depending on your current knowledge of the programmes.

How will I study my course?

  • Flexible
  • Online
  • Open Learning

Where can I study my course?

    Start date

    Flexible start dates available, please email nhcinfo@uhi.ac.uk for more information. 

    Each unit costs £88. UHI North Highland offer a payment plan where the cost can be paid up over the duration of the course. 


    For the latest information on fees please see our Tuition Fees information.

    What can I do on completion of my course?

    Once completed, you may wish to progress onto our PDA Information Technology in Business or NC Business.

    Is there more information available online?

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    We are no longer accepting applications for 2022/23

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    We are delighted that you are thinking about studying at UHI North Highland. UHI North Highland 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.