Functional Skills IT at Newham College of Further Education
The course involves studying for 2.5 hours per week and you will attend one class every week. You will learn computer basics such as security, managing files and folders and the features of computers today. You will learn about emails, the internet and how to use them safely. You will open a Word Processing document and learn how to format it. You will be introduced to spreadsheets, charts and graphs and simple presentations. By the end of the course you will have an excellent grounding in computers that will support you through the next levels.
You do not need any qualifications, just a willingness to learn.
The course cost is £150 plus £25 exam fee. People on some benefits and/or looking for work will not be charged for the course. Newham College also has a Learner Support Fund which can help with the fees on this course. Please ask at reception for further details.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Newham College of Further Education directly.