South Thames College

Computing - Beginner

Introduction

Please note that this course is delivered face-to-face.

This course will build your confidence using a computer through guided step-by-step teaching.

The course covers:

  • Processing a document in Microsoft Word - how to create, save and print

  • How to use tools in Word to edit your text such as spellcheck, cut, copy and paste

  • How to format your document in Word using page numbers, colour, tables, symbols, shapes, borders, images Word art, headers and footers

  • Creating and using folders to organise your documents

  • Using Microsoft Office Accessories such as the calendar, calculator and magnifier

  • How to find information using the Internet

  • Setting up an email account and how to send and receive emails.

Assessment

You'll complete individual practical tasks in class using a computer. There will be class discussions to help you understand and share ideas, and you'll do some work in pairs or small groups. There will be homework assignments.

Entry Requirements

This course is suitable for beginners

Materials

There may be materials you need to help with your studies. You'll either make a one-off payment for these when you enrol, or you'll buy them during the course. Your tutor will talk to you about this at interview or in your first class (if you don't need an interview).

Depending on your course and circumstances, you may be able to get funding to help with materials fees. Please check with us when you come in for interview or enrolment.

Next Steps

Computing L2

Important information

All courses run subject to demand and the content listed here should be used as a guide only. Course content may vary according to a range of factors such as course duration, campus, teaching staff and requirements from awarding bodies. Check our course and fee guidelines for further details.


Apply for this course

Start DateStudy ModeCampus
  • 2 Nov 2020 Part Time DayTooting
    Where and when
    Location:
    Tooting
    Times:
    10:00-12:30
    Duration:
    6 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Day
    Days:
    Monday
    Start:
    02/11/2020
    End:
    30/11/2020
    Code:
    TCBX080CL/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 70
    International students: ?
    £ 125
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC
  • 13 Jan 2021 Part Time EveningTooting
    Where and when
    Location:
    Tooting
    Times:
    18:30-21:00
    Duration:
    5 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Evening
    Days:
    Wednesday
    Start:
    13/01/2021
    End:
    03/02/2021
    Code:
    TCBX084CL/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 70
    International students: ?
    £ 90
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC
  • 15 Jan 2021 Part Time DayTooting
    Where and when
    Location:
    Tooting
    Times:
    10:00-12:30
    Duration:
    6 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Day
    Days:
    Friday
    Start:
    15/01/2021
    End:
    26/02/2021
    Code:
    TCBX083CL/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 105
    International students: ?
    £ 135
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC
  • 24 Feb 2021 Part Time DayWandsworth
    Where and when
    Location:
    Wandsworth
    Times:
    14:45-16:45
    Duration:
    5 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Day
    Days:
    Wednesday
    Start:
    24/02/2021
    End:
    24/03/2021
    Code:
    WCBX152CL/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 60
    International students: ?
    £ 90
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC
  • 27 Feb 2021 Part Time DayTooting
    Where and when
    Location:
    Tooting
    Times:
    10:00-15:00
    Duration:
    2 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Day
    Days:
    Saturday
    Start:
    27/02/2021
    End:
    06/03/2021
    Code:
    TCBX079CL/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 65
    International students: ?
    £ 100
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC
  • 3 Mar 2021 Part Time DayTooting
    Where and when
    Location:
    Tooting
    Times:
    14:30-17:00
    Duration:
    4 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Day
    Days:
    Wednesday
    Start:
    03/03/2021
    End:
    25/03/2021
    Code:
    TCBX082CL/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 70
    International students: ?
    £ 100
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC
  • 22 Apr 2021 Part Time EveningTooting
    Where and when
    Location:
    Tooting
    Times:
    19:00-21:00
    Duration:
    5 Weeks
    Study mode:?
    Part Time Evening
    Days:
    Thursday
    Start:
    22/04/2021
    End:
    20/05/2021
    Code:
    TCBX085CL/2021
    What do I need to pay?
    Fee:
    £ 70
    International students: ?
    £ 100
    Materials fees: ?
    £ TBC

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