Advanced ECDL - Database
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 database package.
How and where will I study?
This 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 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
Advanced Database requires the candidate to understand key database concepts and use a relational database application to create an advanced database structure and outputs. The course covers the key concepts of database design as well as using Microsoft Access to create advanced table structures, design and use various types of queries, report and forms. You will also look at various other features that allow the database to be made user friendly and ensure data is secure.