Advanced ECDL - Word Processing
Who is this course aimed at?
This is aimed at those wishing to increase computer competency and literacy standards, leading to increased job satisfaction, and enhance career opportunities.
Please note that the materials and exam will use Microsoft Word 2007 as the word processing package, Microsoft Excel 2007 as the spreadsheet package, Microsoft Access 2007 as the database package and Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 as the presentation package.
What entry requirements will I need?
You should have passed your full ECDL and/or have extensive experience in using a word processing package.
How and where will I study?
This Advanced ECDL course is delivered by distance learning. There may be opportunities to study through class attendance.
What are the funding options for the Advanced ECDL courses? SDS (ILA200)/Self/Sponsor
Cost for each Advanced ECDL course: £160 (based on session 12/13 prices. 13/14 pricing to be confirmed)
Exam Re-sit: £10.00 + VAT
Duration per module* 36 hours
- The duration per module includes an hour for a mock test and an hour for the exam
What will I study on this course?
SCQF Level 6
The word processing application is used to produce advanced document outputs. The course will cover advanced formatting techniques, referencing features which will include table of contents, indexes, cross-referencing, and many others. You will also look at mail merge, enhancing efficiency and security of documents, word processing features that allow collaboration with others on documents and many other techniques that the package has to offer.