18:00 to 19:30
10 week course
**After enrolment you will be given details to access our Moodle platform. This is not an automated response; you will be emailed by one of our tutors within seven days of enrolment** This is a self direct learning course through our online learning platform Moodle. Tutor support is avilable via email. You will complete tasks and activities on Moodle and progress to the following week.
You will need to have access to the internet and the Microsoft Office Excel package to complete this course. This is a self directed learning Flexible course online. Tutor support is available through the week via email. You will be given feedback on completed assessments as required.
This online course is designed to introduce you to Microsoft Excel and ultimately allow you to have the knowledge and skills for you to be able to create a spreadsheet incorporating basic formulas. It will provide you with the foundation skills needed to progress onto more advanced Excel courses. It is also a great opportunity to develop confidence with your general digital skills to support you in everyday life.
The course is accessible using our online Learning Portal - Moodle
You will be required to read and complete some pre-course documentation in order to access the full course. If learners want to develop further skills, they will be signposted to other courses.
What will I learn?
At the end of the course you will be able to develop your skills in the following areas:
1. Uses of spreadsheets
2. Inputting data
3. Composing basic formulas
4. Formatting a spreadsheet
5. Sorting & Filtering data
6. Printing a spreadsheet
How will the course be assessed?
This is a self direct learning course through our online learning platform Moodle. Tutor support is avilable via email. You will complete tasks and activities on Moodle and progress to the following week.
Materials and other information
To achieve a Completion Certificate, you will be expected to read all the content provided, watch any tutorials/videos, complete all tasks and respond to any feedback in a timely manner. Our online Moodle program monitors activity completion.
Progression and Careers
An Initial Assessment activity at the start of the course will enable your teacher to identify your starting point. In every session we acknowledge and accommodate for different levels of skill and experience. Students will be encouraged to identify and work on own areas for improvement.
After each session, you will be expected to reflect on the activities and set personal learning goals. During the course you will have the opportunity to discuss your progress with the teacher and you will receive feedback on an individual basis. Your progress will be checked using a variety of techniques including question and answer, completed quizzes and practical activities uploaded to the Moodle site.