Computers for All
Course Code: GC1EC989
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Through this course you will develop basic computer skills and in the first week an Initial Assessment will ensure you are on the correct level of course. This course will introduce you to a computer and its basic functions, including the use of Microsoft: Word, Excel and Publisher. You will have individual access to a laptop computer and work under the guidance and support of a qualified and experienced tutor.
Term 1: In term 1 you will explore the basic programmes which will allow you to use your computer effectively: Word Processing Spread sheets Desktop publishing Internet Email.
Term 2: This term you will extend your knowledge of the above and go into more detail, expanding your knowledge and developing your confidence in using a computer.
Term 3: In Term 3, your understanding and skills learnt will be assessed and this will form the basis of the learning for this term to allow you to continue to extend your knowledge and challenge you further.
Applicants must be aged 19 plus. No other requirements
Teaching and Learning Methods
This is a classroom based session of 1.5 hrs. Laptops will be used in each session.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of any courses within the College are approved to teach and/or assess the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering and/or assessing a given programme are appropriately qualified, with relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
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