Essential digital skills for life- for deaf people (Entry 3)
Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
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Course Code: YC006
Duration: 15 sessions (over 16 weeks)
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?
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...
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: firstname.lastname@example.org; 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.