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Computers for Improvers — Part-time

Course outline

On this course you will increase your knowledge of Microsoft Word in a relaxed environment.

You will get learn about:

  • Entering and and editing data
  • Checking documents using IT tools
  • Formatting to enhance a document
  • Inserting images
  • Using the internet safely
  • File management

Community classes are first steps into learning for many adults, enabling them to find out more about a subject of interest in a welcoming, inclusive local venue.

From September 2024, funding changes mean that courses primary aim is to support students into further education or employment opportunities (paid or voluntary). If students wish to continue studying the same subject on a leisure basis, it may be possible to set up full cost courses, subject to tutor and room availability.

How to enrol onto this course

Please email parveen.shafiq@nottinghamcollege.ac.uk if you wish to apply for this course.

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Location Date / time Fees / reductions
Haydn Road
Nottingham
NG5 1EA

Start: Monday 13th January 2025

End: Monday 31st March 2025

Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm

Tuition fees may be waived for this course if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Fee and Financial Support page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Tuition fee: £96.25

Course code: C053405 / Q053406

Haydn Road
Nottingham
NG5 1EA

Start: Monday 13th January 2025

End: Monday 31st March 2025

Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Tuition fees may be waived for this course if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Fee and Financial Support page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Tuition fee: £96.25

Course code: C053407 / Q053408

Haydn Road
Nottingham
NG5 1EA

Start: Tuesday 14th January 2025

End: Tuesday 1st April 2025

Time: 9:30am - 12:30pm

Tuition fees may be waived for this course if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Fee and Financial Support page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Tuition fee: £96.25

Course code: C053409 / Q053410

Haydn Road
Nottingham
NG5 1EA

Start: Tuesday 14th January 2025

End: Tuesday 1st April 2025

Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Tuition fees may be waived for this course if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Fee and Financial Support page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Tuition fee: £96.25

Course code: C053411 / Q053412

Haydn Road
Nottingham
NG5 1EA

Start: Wednesday 15th January 2025

End: Wednesday 2nd April 2025

Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Tuition fees may be waived for this course if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Fee and Financial Support page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Tuition fee: £96.25

Course code: C053415 / Q053416

Haydn Road
Nottingham
NG5 1EA

Start: Wednesday 15th January 2025

End: Wednesday 2nd April 2025

Time: 9:30am - 12:00pm

Tuition fees may be waived for this course if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Fee and Financial Support page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Tuition fee: £96.25

Course code: C053413 / Q053414

Haydn Road
Nottingham
NG5 1EA

Start: Thursday 16th January 2025

End: Thursday 3rd April 2025

Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Tuition fees may be waived for this course if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Fee and Financial Support page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Tuition fee: £96.25

Course code: C053419 / Q053420

Haydn Road
Nottingham
NG5 1EA

Start: Thursday 16th January 2025

End: Thursday 3rd April 2025

Time: 9:30am - 12:00pm

Tuition fees may be waived for this course if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Fee and Financial Support page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Tuition fee: £96.25

Course code: C053417 / Q053418

Qualification

College Certificate

Level Entry Level
Entry requirements

You must be aged 19+ and have a good standard of English as you will be required to complete a short workbook with the help of your tutor.

Teaching & assessment

Tutors will give regular verbal and written feedback. You will be required to complete an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and encouraged to set your own personal targets as part of this course.

Progression

There may be opportunities to progress onto other courses both in the community and at Nottingham College sites.

The course tutor can discuss appropriate opportunities if you wish to further your learning in this subject area.

Community classes are first steps into learning for many adults, enabling them to find out more about a subject of interest in a welcoming, inclusive local venue.

From September 2024, funding changes mean that courses primary aim is to support students into further education or employment opportunities (paid or voluntary). If students wish to continue studying the same subject on a leisure basis, it may be possible to set up full cost courses, subject to tutor and room availability.

Additional information

You can read more about community courses and your individual Learning Plan in our Guidance for Community Learners booklet.

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