This course will help you improve your digital skills, whilst improving your English skills for life, work and communication in the UK.
The course follows the national standards for essential digital skills, and is available at both Entry Level 3 and Level 1, depending on your current ability. At Entry Level 3, you will develop digital skills for life and be introduced to digital skills for work; at Level 1, the focus is mostly on digital skills for work, with a secondary focus on digital skills for life.
Topics covered can include:
You do not need to have any previous qualifications.
All applicants must have an interview and assessment to confirm that the course is suitable for them.
The employability aspect of the course is based on a portfolio. You will complete a series of assignments totalling 6 credits, which will then be internally assessed by the course tutor, internally verified by another member of staff and externally verified by NCFE. The ESOL part of the course will be assessed by a speaking and listening exam.
Entry Level, Level 1, Level 2
If you will be aged 19 or older on 31 August in the year you begin your course, and have been resident in the UK/EU/EEA for the past 3 years, your course may be free, depending on your circumstances. Some courses will have other costs associated, such as for materials and trips. Many of our students are eligible for financial support when studying at college – please click here for more information.
This course will help you to move on to higher level courses, such as a further qualification, an apprenticeship or other employment.
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