Our Essential Digital Skills qualifications cover a wide range of contexts that will be suitable for learners who choose to go onto further study, into the workplace or for life skills.
As part of this programme, learners will also develop their knowledge and understanding of website design and computer programming.
This programme runs for 3 weeks with a mix of on-campus teaching and independent study.
Following successful completion of this qualification, students may wish to progress onto digital qualifications at a higher level to further develop their understanding and skills. This qualification may also support students to progress into employment.
The course will cover the following skills areas:
You will learn how to create a simple website using tools and techniques to add functionality, navigation buttons and hyperlinks. Students will also develop skills in planning and designing a website and once complete, reviewing the finished website and making suggestions for improvement.
You will learn about the basic principles of computer programming to understand how programming works. You will develop graphic-based programming skills to design and develop your own computer program.
You must be unemployed and aged 19+ at the start of this course. There is no requirement for learners to have achieved prior qualifications or units prior to undertaking these qualifications.
Whether you need to upskill, improve your marketability or seek new opportunities, now is the ideal time to start a free digital course with Newham College.
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