Spreadsheet Software Level 2





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About the course

Excel is a widely used spreadhseets tool in modern offices today and the course will enable you to learn substantial skills and provide efficient office support. This unit can contribute to a full level 2 qualification in IT 

The IT Centre opening times are:

  • Monday  9:00 – 16:30
  • Tuesday  12:30 – 20:00
  • Wednesday  9:00 – 16:30
  • Thursday 09:00 – 16:30
  • Friday 09:00 – 12:00

It is advised to pick a time that you can attend each week regularly as this has proved the most effective with past learners.

Benefits for Students

As a student of City of Bristol College, you will have free access to:

Microsoft Office, which includes Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint, as well as access to Office 365, which gives you online access to the web-based applications and 1TB of personal cloud storage space.

The Latest Adobe Creative Cloud Applications, including Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, After Effects, Premier, Dreamweaver, Animate and many many more. You will also have access to Adobe Online and use of Adobes online platforms and cloud storage space for all your work and resources. This would normally cost you £15 per month but is absolutely free as part of your course.


Entry Requirements

You do not need any formal qualifications but will need to have a good command of written English to be able to follow the content and assessment materials.

What will I do on this course?
  • Entering and editing data
  • Entering formulae and functions to manipulate data
  • Working with multiple page spreadsheets
  • Storing and retrieving files
  • Analysing and manipulating data
  • Formatting cells
  • Formatting rows and columns
  • Creating and formatting charts and graphs
  • Setting the page layout of a spreadsheet
  • Checking spreadsheet information
  • Changing the print settings for a spreadsheet
Who is it for?

This course is for anyone wishing to learn more advanced tools and techniques for calculating and manipulating data in a spreadsheet.


How to apply

Call: 0117 312 5000
Email: enquiries@cityofbristol.ac.uk


How Is this course assessed?

Modules are assessed in a variety of ways including written assignments and module tests.

What could I do next?

You may progress to another Level 2 chosen subject unit or a full ECDL qualification at level 1 or 2.


 You will need an interview for this course 



How old will you be when the course starts?

16-18 19+
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