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Lets Get Digital

Summary

Let's Get Digital is an exciting and easy to follow introduction to basic computing for adult learners aged 19+. You will learn and master some of the fundamentals of computing, these may include:

  • Introduction to emails
  • Introduction to the internet
  • Searching the internet
  • Staying safe online
  • Introduction to Microsoft Word
  • Creating documents, editing, formatting, saving and printing files
  • Introduction to online shopping
  • Creating an account and making an online purchase

The course covers topics from the above strands and supports learners on a weekly basis with a guided lesson plan that is written for and tailored to the needs of the group.

Courses start weekly at various centres around Blackpool, to discuss start date and venue please contact our Seasiders team:

Email: seasiders@blackpool.ac.uk

Next course dates

Start date Location Duration
01 Aug 2023
Seasiders Learning Centre
6 Hours

Where can this subject lead?

Career progression

Progression onto further basic computer courses is encouraged after the three weeks with Let's Get Digital. These courses are accredited, and you will gain a certifcate if you are successful in completing the qualification.

Key information

Entry Requirements

This course is designed for those with no or little computer experience and want to develop their skills and confidence.

There are no formal entry requirements for this course.

Qualification obtained

Lets Get Digital

Extra costs and equipment

Please bring a notebook and pen should you wish to make notes.

What will I learn?

Industry placement, field trips and guest speakers

There are no trips or industry placements for this course.

How will I be assessed?

How will I be assessed?

There are no exams for this course, but the tutor will be regularly checking your progress.

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