What is special about this course?
This Computing - Next Steps course includes consolidating what was learnt in the Beginners Computing course, especially your file management skills, and expanding your word processing and email skills.
An introduction to spreadsheets is usually included, time permitting. This course also attempts to find the time to answer any basic queries you may have regarding subjects such as printers, internet connections, viruses and general computer problems as well as offering advice on what to look for when buying a computer.
Designed as a follow-on to the Beginners Computing course. You could start with this course if you understand basic use of the mouse, keyboard layout, internet and email and rudimentary word processing skills.
Continuing from Beginners Computing to;
- extend file management
- word processing
- email skills
- introduction to spreadsheets
- basic home computing advice.
How will I study my course?
Taught class, typically 2 hours per week over 10 weeks
How long will my course last?
Approximately 20 Hours
Where can I study my course?
- Argyll College UHI
- Local Centres
Please contact your local centre for more details on the course start date.
For the latest information on fees please see our fees policy.
What can I do on completion of my course?
On completion of this course you may wish to consider the European Computer Driving Licence.
Is there more information available online?
You can use the above QR code to connect directly to the course details.