Introduction to Computing and Digital Media

This course introduces the skills and knowledge required to access our higher-level Computing and Digital Media courses.

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New College Lanarkshire, Multiple Locations
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This course is available on the New College Lanarkshire website.

Description

This course introduces the skills and knowledge required to access our higher-level Computing and Digital Media courses. An ideal starting point for school leavers or adult returners who are looking to progress onto a more advanced computing course.

Two National 4 qualifications OR Four National 3 qualifications. Previous employment or practical experience may be considered in place of formal entry qualifications.

Please note: Entry is also subject to a satisfactory interview, and an academic reference may be requested.

Covering a wide range of computing and digital subjects this course allows you to find out which area you would like to learn more about. It also includes a Level 4 National Progression Award in Digital Media and a Level 4 National Progression Award in Data Science.

You will have the opportunity to learn about:

  • Data Science
  • Data Citizenship
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Hardware and Systems
  • Digital Media – Still Images, Moving Images and Audio

 

On successful completion of this course you can choose to develop your skills further by progressing onto a relevant NQ Level 5 course within the Department.

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About New College Lanarkshire

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New College Lanarkshire is one of the largest colleges in Scotland and operates across Lanarkshire and East Dunbartonshire with campuses in Cumbernauld, Motherwell, Coatbridge, Kirkintilloch, Hamilton and Broadwood.

New College Lanarkshire has more than 10,000 students enrolled on a mix of full-time, part-time, evening and commercial courses.

Lanarkshire is a great place to live and work and at New College Lanarkshire we recognise the critical role that the College must play in achieving the social, economic and cultural aspirations of our area.

We contribute to the advancement of Lanarkshire through the outstanding learning opportunities that we provide and the high impact partnerships that we have within the public, business and third sectors.

We know that education can transform the lives of individuals and we understand that learning can make it a better world for us all. It is our absolute belief in the positive power of education that motivates and directs our fantastic members of staff in all that they do.

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