Digital Basics - Introduction to ICT for Study Skills
Digital & IT
What is the course about?
This is a basic course designed to give you an introduction to the digital resources encountered when doing a course at a college.
Why should I choose the course?
This course will help to give you a kick start to begin your studies by identifying any gaps in your digital skills or software/hardware needed for your course. It will also help you to discover how to use the college systems.
What will I learn?
Course content will be tailored depending on your course, but the basics will cover:
- College systems
- Virtual learning platforms
- Microsoft office basics
- Organising your college work electronically
- Keeping safe online.
What will the course lead on to?
After completing this course, you could begin a related course to take your digital skills to the next level. Please speak to our Learner Services Team for more information.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
Click here for learning support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/learning-support
Click here for finance support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/financial-support
Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
The tutors at Warrington & Vale Royal College are highly experienced in their fields and have a great deal of knowledge to impart. You will learn in a friendly and welcoming environment alongside likeminded classmates.
What are the entry requirements?
There are no entry requirements for this course, but access to the internet and ICT equipment is required.
What are my funding options?
If you are in receipt of a benefit or a low income you may be entitled to fee remission. For information on funding contact Learner Services on 01925 494400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
There are no additional costs. You will need bring your own device to the course each week.
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