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Microsoft Units: Word Processing and Powerpoint (Level 1) - Part-time

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Course outline

This course consolidates your existing knowledge of Microsoft Word and introduces PowerPoint Skills.

Microsoft Office 2016 will be used, dependent on course location.

Units covered include:

  • Enter and edit data including Cut, Copy and Paste
  • Check documents using IT tools - spell check and Show/Hide
  • Paragraph formatting and page layouts
  • Creating and modifying text or numeric data in Tables
  • Combining information from different sources (copy and paste)
  • File saving and opening
  • Introduction to Powerpoint
  • Creating and formatting simple presentations
  • Slide layouts and adding images and shapes
  • Adding simple animation to Powerpoint slides
  • Formatting to enhance a document
  • Tabulations – use of the tab key and setting “tabs”
  • Understand and the use of indents

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

Start: 8th September 2020

End: 10th November 2020

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Day: Tuesday

Tuition fee: £108

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.

Course code: C033575 / Q033576

Maid Marian Way
Nottingham
NG1 6AB

Start: 17th November 2020

End: 12th January 2021

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Day: Tuesday

Tuition fee: £108

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.

Course code: C033578 / Q033579

Qualification

College Certificate

Level Level 1
Entry requirements

You must be comfortable using a computer and have some basic experience of Microsoft Word.

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: Fiona Dracott

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