Computer Skills

Start date(s):
29 Jan 2018
Duration:
6 weeks
Level:
E-Level
Course Code:
1033741
Study Mode:
Part Time
Attendance Type:
Campus
Attendance Pattern:
Evening
Location:
Framwellgate Moor Campus
Course costs:
£97.00
Funding

Overview

This course offers learners the perfect introduction to key computer skills. You will develop the skills and knowledge required to enhance Word documents and create spreadsheets and databases.

Aims

This course will allow you to use a personal computer and work with desktop icons, windows and folders.

It will enable you to perform routine internet-related tasks safely and to prepare simple documents using Word to write business letters, using basic spreadsheets, as well as enabling you to gain confidence in how to use a computer.

Modules

  • You will learn the basics of Computers Skills
  • How to use the Internet, including searching, buying and safety issues while using the internet
  • Understanding Word and the use of various tools to enhance your Document such as letters, leaflets and invitations
  • How to create a spreadsheet and turning this into a chart which can help present your ideas in a more understandable manner
  • You will learn the use of basic formulas for keeping your accounts
  • You will learn how to create a database and how work the programme, including searching a database and how to mail merge.

Time commitment

Average number of hours per week

Lectures
2
Seminars
0
Work Placement
0
Assignment Feedback
0
Independent Learning
1

Delivery

Monday:
6.30pm-8.30pm
*Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

Funding

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Interview Instructions

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Entry Criteria

There are no entry requirments for this course.