Introduction to Computing at Nescol

The Computing faculty at North East Scotland College offer an introduction to computing courses. This course is aimed at those who have basic computer operating skills but no prior experience in PC maintenance, and the course is appropriate for both school leavers and mature students who wish to further their knowledge and capabilities in computing. This course is not suitable for those with no prior qualifications, knowledge or those with no experience of computers.

Introduction to Computing

This course is a great option if you want to try your hand at IT support and basic digital media to decide if a career in this sector is really for you. It will give you a good understanding of basic hardware maintenance, software installation and configuration, and general troubleshooting. It will also raise your level of competence as an IT user and give you a taste of different specialist areas within computing.

This entry level course will give you the IT skills needed to work in today’s fast-paced and ever-changing world of technology. The course is designed by industry experts to give you a comprehensive grounding in relevant commercially-required IT and Digital Media skills.