To gain an ITQ at level 1 you need to accumulate 13 credits. In the Learning centres these can be achieved by choosing combinations from Word processing, Database, Spreadsheets, Internet, Desktop Publishing, and Presentation Graphics. There is a mandatory assessment `Improving Productivity in IT that incorporates the knowledge and skills gained from your chosen unit and a final short online test.
Prior knowledge of IT and an entry test to assess prior knowledge. Alternatively you may progress from our Level 1 ITQ Award straight on to this qualification.
How is the course assessed:
Assessed by a practical task which is undertaken on completion of learning each unit. Certificates are awarded on successful completion of all units. The practical assessments are marked in house and feedback given within one week.
The ITQ will give you a valuable qualification in technology and has been designed by employers to cover skills required for workforce development. By improving your skills you will be able to work more efficiently in your job or at home. It is designed for anyone operating technology.
With many roles now involving the use of IT, the Level 1 ITQ Award will give you the confidence to make use of IT within any workplace, whether in an office, retail or other environment the skills you will learn will be transferable.
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