Essential digital skills for life- for deaf people (Entry 3)

Course Dates: 29/04/22 - 12/08/22
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
This course will build your confidence on how to use digital devices and the internet. By the end of the course you will gain a qualification, Entry 3 Level Digital Skills for Life.
This course is FREE if a) you are on a Low Wage or b) you are either on Jobseekers' Allowance (JSA) or Employment & Support Allowance(ESA) or c) you receive other state benefits (including Universal Credit). For more information click here
This course takes place in the classroom, please follow this link to find out what we are doing to keep you safe: Staying COVID-19 secure at City Lit
Download
Book your place
In stock
Only 5 left
SKU
182198
Full fee £0.00 Senior fee £0.00 Concession £0.00

Check your level

Course Code: YC006

Fri, day, 29 Apr - 12 Aug '22

Duration: 15 sessions (over 16 weeks)

Before booking on this course, we'll need you to log in or register with us if you're new. Please then contact us for a chat with our team to check that this course is the right level for you.
Why do I need an advice session?

Please note: We offer a wide variety of financial support to make courses affordable. Just visit our online Help Center for more information on a range of topics including fees, online learning and FAQs.

What is the course about?

This course will help you to achieve a recognised qualification awarded by the National standards for Essential digital skills. This qualification will cover all five skills areas (1.Using devices and handling information, 2.Creating and editing, 3.Communicating, 4.Transactions and 5.Being safe and responsible online).

What will we cover?

Using devices
Finding and evaluating information
Managing and storing information
Identifying and solving technical problems
Developing digital skills.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Use devices
Find and evaluate information
Manage and store information
Identify and solve technical problems
Develop digital skills.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

To find out your level of skills, you will need to complete the initial assessment & the interview before enrolling. To book the assessment & the interview, please contact: e-mail: universal.skills@citylit.ac.uk; phone (sms): 07307 810118; phone (voice): 02074922511.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Each student has their own computer. Presentations will be made using computers, interactive whiteboard, overhead screen and printed notes. Step-by-step instruction, with demonstrations where appropriate, will help you grasp the concepts. Classes are taught in British Sign Language, and written English.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

Please bring a folder, pens, paper and a memory stick.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Your attendance and punctuality is expected to be at 85% or above. At the end of this course, your course tutor will review your learning progress including your attendance/punctuality and will advise accordingly.

We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.