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Computing Skills for Beginners/Improvers - Part-time

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Course outline

On this course you will gain a basic knowledge of computers or improve your current skills in a relaxed environment.

If you are a beginner, you will learn how to:

  • Switch on the computer and log on and off safely
  • Become familiar with the keyboard
  • Input simple data into Word or access the Internet
  • Print and save a document

Improvers will cover:

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

How to apply for this course

Apply now and if you need to pay any course fees, or provide evidence if you wish to claim a fee reduction, we will contact you to let you know how to do this.

For help on completing the online application form, please see our useful apply online guide here.

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Location Date / time Fees / reductions
Maid Marian Way
Nottingham
NG1 6AB

Start: 9th September 2020

End: 11th November 2020

Time: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Day: Wednesday

Tuition fee: £101.25

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Beginners

Course code: C030544 / Q030545

Pelham Avenue
Nottingham
NG5 1AL

Start: 14th September 2020

End: 7th December 2020

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £123.75

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Beginners

Course code: C033595 / Q033602

Pelham Avenue
Nottingham
NG5 1AL

Start: 14th September 2020

End: 7th December 2020

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £123.75

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Beginners

Course code: C033604 / Q033605

Pelham Avenue
Nottingham
NG5 1AL

Start: 15th September 2020

End: 8th December 2020

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Day: Tuesday

Tuition fee: £123.75

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Beginners

Course code: C027502 / Q027503

Pelham Avenue
Nottingham
NG5 1AL

Start: 15th September 2020

End: 8th December 2020

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Day: Tuesday

Tuition fee: £123.75

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C033442 / Q033443

Pelham Avenue
Nottingham
NG5 1AL

Start: 17th September 2020

End: 10th December 2020

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Day: Thursday

Tuition fee: £123.75

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Beginners

Course code: C033515 / Q033516

Pelham Avenue
Nottingham
NG5 1AL

Start: 17th September 2020

End: 10th December 2020

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Day: Thursday

Tuition fee: £123.75

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C033520 / Q033519

Maid Marian Way
Nottingham
NG1 6AB

Start: 18th November 2020

End: 23rd December 2020

Time: 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Day: Wednesday

Tuition fee: £67.50

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C027995 / Q027998

The Lace Market
Nottingham
NG1 1NG

Start: 11th January 2021

End: 29th March 2021

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £123.75

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C033446 / Q033445

The Lace Market
Nottingham
NG1 1NG

Start: 11th January 2021

End: 29th March 2021

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £123.75

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C033475 / Q033476

The Lace Market
Nottingham
NG1 1NG

Start: 11th January 2021

End: 29th March 2021

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Day: Monday

Tuition fee: £123.75

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C033524 / Q033525

The Lace Market
Nottingham
NG1 1NG

Start: 12th January 2021

End: 30th March 2021

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Day: Tuesday

Tuition fee: £123.75

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C033478 / Q033477

The Lace Market
Nottingham
NG1 1NG

Start: 14th January 2021

End: 1st April 2021

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Day: Thursday

Tuition fee: £123.75

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Please see our Financial Help page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Improvers

Course code: C033479 / Q033480

Qualification

College Certificate

Level Entry Level
Entry requirements

There are no formal entry requirements however you should have a good standard of written and spoken English.

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.

Additional information

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

Tutors:

  • Monica Chahal (Clarendon)
  • Fiona Dracott (Maid Marian Way)
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