This course is to help you gain and develop skills and knowledge in the practical uses of the most up to date Microsoft Office 2013 software packages. There are no examinations, you have the flexibility of choosing to study one of the four packages offered and you will be working at Intermediate level. You will work on one package each enrolment until you have covered sufficient material for your needs before you move onto another software package. This may mean enrolling for more than one term.
The course enables you to become competent in the use of Microsoft Office software skills which are recognised and asked for by employers. The knowledge and skills gained from these packages would enhance your CV for job applications or your personal career development. The course can also be used as a ‘refresher’/update on the latest software.
The course offers tuition in the following Microsoft Office software packages:
- Word Processing – this package is ideal for preparing letters, flyers and invitations
- Publisher – this package is a creative package enabling you to produce flyers, leaflets etc.
- Spreadsheets – this package is useful for preparing home budgets
- Database – this package is used for developing a data recording package useful for record keeping and reporting
The course is offered in the Autumn, Spring and Summer terms. You can join at the start of any term.
The course is aimed at intermediate level students, therefore a basic knowledge of using a computer is required.