• it 01
  • Computer Science incorporating AI and Robotics Level 1 02
  • it 02
  • it 03
  • Computer Science incorporating AI and Robotics Level 1 01
  • Cyber Security and Digital Forensics Level 2

Overview

This 18 week course will equip you with the essential software and IT skills needed for today's workplace and business environment in every industrial area.

It is offered in two intakes, running from September to end January and then from February until the end of June for 2020/21 and will consist of 8 hours a week of study with a blend of on-site learning as well as online delivery.

Course description

If you already have a very basic level of IT, this course builds on those existing skills or those you will have either from a Level 1 ITQ qualification. You will increase your skills and knowledge with popular software applications used in every organisation, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access which will provide you with the assets you need for work in today's workplaces.

As well as essentials like more advanced use of Word and email, you will learn software skills in two very key areas, spreadsheets and databases which will give you the edge when you are applying for jobs or becoming self employed.

Due to the current COVID-19 situation and with health and safety of our students as a priority, we have redesigned this course to include a mixture of classroom-based and online learning.

What areas will I study?

What you will study:

  • Database software (Access)
  • Using email (Outlook)
  • IT Systems and Internet Security
  • Presentation software (PowerPoint)
  • Spreadsheet software (Excel) *Word processing (Word: advanced features and efficient document production)

Course options

Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
16-18 7 September 2020 Duration: 20 Weeks - 20 Weeks Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
19-23 7 September 2020 Duration: 20 Weeks £362.00 20 Weeks In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
24+ 7 September 2020 Duration: 20 Weeks Please contact the college for fee information 20 Weeks In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
Age range Start Fees Duration Further Information
16-18 7 September 2020 Duration: 20 Weeks - 20 Weeks Any course under level 4 for 16-18 year olds is likely to be free.
19-23 7 September 2020 Duration: 20 Weeks £362.00 20 Weeks In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.
24+ 7 September 2020 Duration: 20 Weeks Please contact the college for fee information 20 Weeks In many cases courses fees are reduced or even free, please note this depends on your circumstances, for example if you claim JSA, you may be eligible for your fees to be reduced. Please speak to a member of staff for more details.