Formerly City College Brighton and Hove and Northbrook College
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Computing | Beginners

Course Type: Adult leisure and hobby, Open to international students Campus: West Durrington Campus

Why this course?

Student in wheelchair on computer

This course is aimed at those who have little or no computer knowledge.

Students will learn different aspects of using a computer which will help out with daily tasks, such as searching the internet, saving files, uploading documents to online storage such as the Cloud, sending emails and using basic functions in Microsoft Word.

Tutor: Gemma Clark

Start dates

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Code Start Campus Times Duration Fees ?
CL0275-1C 07 Nov 2019 West Durrington 6.30pm - 8.30pm 6 weeks £82.00

Discounts may be available depending on your circumstances, please see our finance information.

Open events

We run various open events throughout the year to enable you to come in to the College, see our facilities and speak with our staff.

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Course costs

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Other ways to enrol

You can also enrol by calling 01273 667704 or in person at our Central Brighton or West Durrington Campuses.

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Course topics

  • Using a keyboard and mouse
  • Using shortcuts
  • Searching for information on the internet
  • Using email to communicate
  • Uploading documents to remote online storage such as the Cloud
  • Using key functions in Microsoft Word
  • Uploading files to your computer and USB memory stick

Why the MET?

Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (MET) was created from the merger of City College Brighton and Northbrook College. It draws on 150 years of heritage, history and experience. We operate across five campuses in Brighton, Shoreham and Worthing, and teach around 7,500 adult learners.

Our experienced teaching staff are passionate about their areas of expertise and are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims. Whatever your chosen subject, we have the facilities to ensure you get the most out of your learning experience.

Course fees

The fees for this course are: a. £82 b. £41

Some of our courses are eligible for a 50% discount (shown as b.) if you are in receipt of certain benefits. Find out more here.

What do I need to bring?

Students should bring a USB stick, a folder for handouts and a notebook.

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