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IT User Skills (ITQ) - Level 3

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Level
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Type
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Duration
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Location
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Start date: 04/09/2022
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Level
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Type
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Duration
calendar34 Weeks
Location
pinMorecambe Learning Centre
Start date: 16/09/2021

This qualification is suitable for learners who use IT in their job currently, or plan to pursue a career requiring IT skills. Units can be taken at a variety of levels, allowing learners to apply knowledge, understanding and skills to a level recognised by employers, thus proving competency in their job role.

The aims of this course are to:
• Focus on the study of IT User Skills (ITQ) within the Information and Communication Technology sector
• Offer breadth and depth of study, incorporating a key core of knowledge
• Provide opportunities to acquire a number of practical and technical skills

Entry Requirements

No previous formal qualifications are required however, prior study at ICT Level 2 is preferred.

Course Activities

The course comprises of both mandatory and optional units (16 credits) with learners creating a portfolio of knowledge tests and scenario-based assessments.

Mandatory unit (5 credits):

  • Improving Productivity using ICT

Optional units (20 credits):

  • Word processing software

  • Spreadsheets

  • Presentations

  • Database

  • Design software

  • Using email

  • Using the internet

  • Imaging software

Extensive use will be made of the college VLE, Moodle, to allow for remote study. On successful completion of the course you will achieve NCFE Level 2 Certificate in IT User Skills (ITQ)

Progression Opportunities

On completion of the course you may choose to study further digital skills qualifications. At Lancaster & Morecambe College, we currently offer:

  • Level 2 ECDL Essentials

  • Level 2 Principles of Digital Skills in Employment

In addition, we have a variety of social media courses available covering the essentials of social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Interested?

If you would like to apply for this course, please click 'Apply' in the top right, follow the steps, and our Admissions Team will be in touch with you.

For more information, advice and guidance please phone Student & Learning Services on 01524 521385 or 0800 306306 or email advice@lmc.ac.uk

Course code: B36024-A1A

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