Computing: Networking (Year 2) SCQF Level 8

Providing you with specialist skills in installing, configuring and maintaining network infrastructures.


Why take this course?

Please note that this offering is for those who have already completed Year 1 of the Computing: Networking course, who now wish to progress to Year 2.

If you are not currently at College and want to apply to start a similar course, please visit the HND Computing: Technical Support webpage. 

What you will experience

In Year 2 of the course you will study more specific areas of networking as well as the CISCO CCNA Vendor Qualification. Project work is used regularly to strengthen your team working and project management skills, and industry standard practices and processes are used to ensure your training is vocationally-focused.

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English language requirements

If English is not your first language, please view the specific English language requirements for this course.

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