Starts: 23/04/2020

Duration: 9 Week(s)

Where: Harrow on the Hill Campus

When: Thursday 19:00 to 21:00

Total College Fee: £118.00

Concession Fee

The concession fee is £72.00. If you are entitled to a concession you will need to enrol in person at the College. Please contact Admissions for more information on 020 8909 6000.

Entry Requirements

You should be able to understand spoken and written instructions in English. Some keyboard and mouse skills would also be useful.

Who is the course for

For those who are new to computing who want to learn the basics of Word and Excel applications, how to surf the web and use email. This course also offers the complete beginner a chance to get to know and feel confident using a computer.

Course Content

The basic functions and features of Office 2010 and Windows including: Switching on, keyboard layout, using the mouse/mouse control, Word package: loading, entering text, editing and formatting text, saving and printing, moving text, spreadsheet package: entering data, cells, columns and rows, editing and formatting text, saving, printing, moving text, email and internet: accessing the internet, search engines, receiving and sending emails, open and sending attachments, saving images and photos, using an USB, on-line shopping. As part of your course and where the opportunity occurs literacy/numeracy together with speaking and listening skills will be developed.

Study Methods

Whole group teaching, demonstrations, pair work, 1:1 help and guidance, practical exercises, handouts.

How is the course assessed

Ongoing informal tutor and self assessment.

Where next - Further Studies

Microsoft Word 2010, Microsoft Excel 2010, Email and Internet courses.

More Information

Notebook, pen and USB. Students are able to save their work on the college student drive but anyone wishing to take their work away to practice etc should consider purchasing a USB memory stick. These can usually be bought at the Learning Centre at each campus as well as computer shops and the internet. Notebook, pen and USB.

How to Apply

You can enrol and pay online for this course. Please click the orange Enrol Now button below.

Starts: 23/04/2020

Duration: 9 Week(s)

Where: Harrow on the Hill Campus

When: Thursday 19:00 to 21:00

Total College Fee: £118.00

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