This qualification gives you a good grounding in the essential IT skills of websites, spreadsheets and word processing. The skills you gain can be used in any field of study, employment or enhance your current job role.
The aims of the qualification are to enable learners:
To gain knowledge, understanding and specific IT skills
To build experience and confidence using basic IT packages, including the Microsoft Office suite
There are no formal entry requirements for the level 1 qualification. Learners who wish to study at level 2 will require a level 1 qualification in IT, or relevant work experience.
This will be discussed with your course tutor.
All units are internally assessed using a portfolio of evidence that you will build during the programme of study.
Successful learners can progress into various higher levels of study within the college. Full advice and guidance will be offered to learners.