Computing Science Advanced Higher


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During this course you will gain the following skills:

  • master computational thinking skills in computing contexts
  • work with advanced concepts and processes in computing science
  • apply skills and knowledge in analysis, design, development, implementation and evaluation to a range of digital solutions
  • apply creative problem-solving skills across a range of contexts
  • develop autonomous learning, investigative and research skills
  • communicate advanced computing concepts clearly and concisely, using appropriate terminology

Level SCQF 7

Delivery Virtual


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 from a range of our ICT courses now available up to degree level.


Entry requirements...

A or B in Higher Computing or completion of Year 1 Foundation Apprenticeship in Software Development