ICT Entry 2

This course runs on Thursdays 10am – 3pm from the 19th January to 30th March at High Trees Learning Centre.

Entry Level ICT Functional Skills are ideal for learners wishing to develop practical, transferable skills in ICT in order to work confidently, effectively, and independently in life. They’re suitable for a range of learners and are fundamental for completing various wider qualifications and frameworks, such as Foundation Learning.

You will gain a Functional Skills qualification in ICT which will cover – email and file management – presenting information in the correct format – designing professional looking posters/presentations - using Excel to make calculations, design charts and graphs - maintaining a secure network – taking into account relevance, bias and copyright when using information. 

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

Interact with and use an ICT system to meet needs and solve problems e.g. to display data in a graph, or organise information 

Demonstrate understanding of the need to stay safe when using ICT e.g. minimise the risk of computer viruses 

Apply editing, formatting and layout techniques to meet needs using different software applications 

Access a search engine and find a recipe of choice 

Apply a range of editing, formatting and layout techniques to meet needs, including text, tables, graphics, records, numerical data, charts, graphs or other digital content 

Organise electronic messages, attachments and contacts 

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