The purpose of this qualification is to allow you to demonstrate your understanding of and competency in digital literacy skills. It will help you to progress into roles where digital literacy skills are required.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
Studying via distance learning means you can choose when and where you study. We ensure you get all the support you need throughout your course in the form of a personal tutor and a learner support advisor.
This course is available:
•Fully on line
All of our award-winning learning resources are of the highest quality and are designed to be engaging and interactive to keep you focused on your learning at all times.
You will be required to complete a minimum of 150 study hours to complete the course.
The aims of this qualification are to:
apply digital skills in personal and business situations
understand how to maintain safety and security when using data and devices
find and use information
use digital resources to facilitate own learning and career progression
communicate socially and professionally using technology
use word processing software to create straightforward text and
You will be required to complete all the following modules:
Find and use information
Safety and security when using data and digital devices
Communicating and collaborating online
Using word processing software Plus one of the following optional units:
Using a computer
Digital career development
Workers in this unit group clean, sweep and remove refuse from public thoroughfares.
291 people employed as Street Cleaners in the current year.
Cleaners and domestics clean interiors of private houses, shops, hotels, schools, offices and other buildings.
31379 people employed as Cleaners and Domestics in the current year.
Workers in this unit group perform a variety of elementary services occupations not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 927: Other Elementary Services Occupations.
2243 people employed as Other Elementary Services Occupations n.e.c. in the current year.
Our achievement rates are well above the national average.
We are the College of the Year.
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100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study.
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We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.
Following the cancellation of summer exams, the education sector has been working hard to provide a fair and accurate grading system for students.
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July 2, 2020
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