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Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
July 10 Weeks 1 Part-Time - Day Bede Campus Skills for Employment

What’s it all about?

Anyone who has basic computer skills, or have completed the Computing Beginners course (using Microsoft Office 2013) and want the skills and confidence to be able to achieve an ICT Level 1 qualification using Word, PowerPoint & Excel spreadsheets.

Although no formal qualifications are required for this course, it is expected that you have either completed a Computing Beginners course or have some experience of using Microsoft Office. You may be asked to attend one of our advice and guidance or enr

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire You will need to provide your own stationery.

You will learn to use Word Processing, PowerPoint and Excel (in Office 2013).

How you will learn:
Weekly. Classroom taught sessions, 3 hours per week

What’s next?

You may be able to progress onto Level 2 ITQ in ICT or other appropriate ICT qualifications.

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IT Specialist Managers

IT specialist managers plan, organise, manage and coordinate the provision of specialist IT services and functions in an organisation.

Medium Salary

£ 44207

5464 people employed as IT Specialist Managers in the current year.

IT Project and Programme Managers

Jobholders in this unit group manage, coordinate and technically supervise specific IT projects and programmes of a discrete duration and/or budget.

Medium Salary

£ 49996

2023 people employed as IT Project and Programme Managers in the current year.

IT Business Analysts, Architects and Systems Designers

Workers in this unit group provide advice on the effective utilisation of IT and design IT systems in order to meet the business objectives or to enhance the business effectiveness of the organisation.

Medium Salary

£ 44867

2797 people employed as IT Business Analysts, Architects and Systems Designers in the current year.

93.1%of our students progressed to further study, university of employment.

(*Based on 16-18 year olds destination data, 2019/20 academic year)

Why choose Sunderland College?

Consistently high achievement rates

Rated Good by Ofsted

*Ofsted June 2016

Excellent student support

Recognised regionally and nationally for our high-quality approach to careers education