Course overview

Improving Productivity Using IT Level 1 City of Bristol College

This course is for anyone who wishes to learn more advanced techniques in how to set up and use detailed databases.

The tailored module which can be studied flexibly to fit around your working week, will enable you to learn substantial skills and provide efficient office support within the workplace.

This unit can contribute to a full Level 1 qualification in Information Technology.

Additional information

Who is this course for?

Designed specifically for those wishing to improve their IT skills in the workplace and study advanced techniques in how to set up and use detailed databases.

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

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

What you'll learn

This unit enables you to use the skills that you have learnt in one of the applications (Word, Excel or Powerpoint) and apply them to a scenario as you would in the workplace.

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.

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.

How is the course delivered and assessed?

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

Future career and study opportunities

Next steps could include progression to another Level 2 chosen subject unit or a full ECDL qualification at Level 1 or 2.

Additional costs

As a City of Bristol College student, you may incur additional costs to attend your course. For example, it is likely you may need to pay for travel and stationery.

Many courses offer learning opportunities that you may need to pay for. This may include things like study visits and visiting speakers. We will let you know in advance if there will be additional costs.

If you are on a limited income, you may be able to receive help from our Learner Support Funding Bursary.

To keep everyone safe, we’ve reduced the number of people in our buildings at one time.

Fees and applications

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Improving Productivity Using IT Level 1 College Green Centre
Bristol
Course Code
LGP0596C05-1
Dates
01/01/1970 - 01/01/1970
Duration
Flexible, contact College
Days
Flexi
Hours per week
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Start Time
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Location
College Green Centre
Fee
This course costs £180. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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Course Code Dates Duration Days Hours per week Start Time Location Fee
LGP0596C05-1 Variable Dates Flexible, contact College Flexi Enquire Enquire College Green Centre
This course costs £180. If you are aged 19 or over, you may be eligible to study for free. Please contact us to discuss your options or visit our Financial Support page.
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