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IT for Beginners — Part-time

Course outline

This course aims to cover a wide range of general computing topics. It opens the imagination to what is possible with a computer.

You will use common types of software to carry out simple tasks, such as Microsoft word to produce a letter.

The course will build up confidence in yourself and your computer and can be tailored to your needs.

How to apply for this course

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Location Date / time Fees / reductions
Southglade Park
Southglade Road
Bestwood
Nottingham
NG5 5GU

Start: Tuesday 6th September 2022

End: Tuesday 15th November 2022

Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm

Day: Tuesday

Tuition fee: £101.25

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Course code: C040577 / Q040578

Southglade Park
Southglade Road
Bestwood
Nottingham
NG5 5GU

Start: Tuesday 6th September 2022

End: Tuesday 15th November 2022

Time: 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Day: Tuesday

Tuition fee: £101.25

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Course code: C040580 / Q040581

Snape Wood Road
Nottingham
NG6 7GH

Start: Thursday 8th September 2022

End: Thursday 17th November 2022

Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm

Day: Thursday

Tuition fee: £101.25

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Course code: C033291 / Q033292

Southglade Park
Southglade Road
Bestwood
Nottingham
NG5 5GU

Start: Tuesday 7th February 2023

End: Tuesday 2nd May 2023

Time: 1:00pm - 3:15pm

Day: Tuesday

Tuition fee: £101.25

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Course code: C040586 / Q040587

Snape Wood Road
Nottingham
NG6 7GH

Start: Thursday 9th February 2023

End: Thursday 4th May 2023

Time: 10:00am - 12:15pm

Day: Thursday

Tuition fee: £101.25

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Course code: C040559 / Q040560

Southglade Park
Southglade Road
Bestwood
Nottingham
NG5 5GU

Start: Friday 10th February 2023

End: Friday 5th May 2023

Time: 10:00am - 12:15pm

Day: Friday

Tuition fee: £101.25

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Course code: C040589 / Q040590

Southglade Park
Southglade Road
Bestwood
Nottingham
NG5 5GU

Start: Tuesday 21st February 2023

End: Tuesday 9th May 2023

Time: 10:00am - 12:15pm

Day: Tuesday

Tuition fee: £101.25

Tuition fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits or have a low income. Please see our Adult and Community Learning Courses page to see if you can claim a fee reduction.

Course code: C040583 / Q040584

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.

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.

Additional information

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

Tutor: Novelette Williams (St George's Centre)

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