Computing Science National 5


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Computing science is vital to everyday life:socially, technologically and economically. Itshapes the world in which we live and its future.  It brings together elements of technology, science and creative digital media. Explore the role and impact of contemporary computing technologies, providing an insightinto the challenges, excitement and rewards inthis area of employment.


Level SCQF 5

Delivery Virtual Schools Timetable / Face to Face - Ardnamurchan High School only


Location Highland Council Virtual Schools

Duration 1 Year


Course content...

  • Software Design and Development
  • Computer Systems
  • Database Design and Development
  • Web Design and Development

What next...

On successful completion, you might consider studying Higher Computing Science or  from a range of our ICT courses now available up to degree level.


Entry requirements...


Pupils should be working towards achieving National 5 maths.