This is an online course delivered using Zoom, in real time with live interaction with your tutor and fellow students.
This 'Microsoft® Access - Introduction' online course will provide an overview of the major functions of a database. Shortcuts, hints and tips will be shared.
By the end of the course you should be able to:
- Design and create a database;
- Sort and filter information from the database;
- Create and run a query.
The course may involve importing data from Excel, e-mail mail merges and/or the creation of data entry forms depending on the interest of students.
On successful completion of this course you will be provided with an attendance certificate.
How will I be taught?
Your tutor will use a variety of teaching methods to accommodate different learning styles, including one to one guidance and group critiques to support you in achieving your goals. The course will be taught in a relaxed and informal atmosphere, which will try to cater for your individual needs. Your tutor will provide feedback throughout the course.
Your starting point is recorded on an Individual Learning Plan (ILP) and targets are set to help you develop your skills and reach your goals.
Our computing courses are taught using the Windows® 10 operating system and can involve Microsoft® Office 2016 software.
If you have a disability and think it may affect your learning in the classroom, or using any of our other services, please speak to us in confidence as soon as possible. We will discuss options with you and do our best to provide the appropriate support.
What do I need to have with me?
A notepad and pen. Please bring a USB memory stick with you, if you wish to take away any of your data.
** Please note: If you are storing any data/images on transferrable data devices (memory sticks, portable hard drives, etc.) please make sure that you have back-up files saved elsewhere and when removing devices have followed the 'safely removing hardware' guidelines on the PC. Kent Adult Education is not responsible for any loss or damage to your personal equipment or corruption to your files whilst you are in Kent Adult Education centres and/or undertaking Kent Adult Education courses.**
What can I do next?
We offer a wide range of computing courses, including courses that develop general skills, courses focused on programs such as Microsoft® Office Word and courses which lead to qualifications. Your tutor will advise you on the most appropriate next step.
Please visit our website at www.kentadulteducation.co.uk for further course information.
What do I need to join the course
This course is for those who have some computer literacy and who wish to learn more about Access 2016, Microsoft's® database package.
It will help if you are aware of some basic elements of the program, but you will need some knowledge and experience of using spreadsheet packages such as Excel 2016 and preferably using pivotTables within Excel.
Joining your course
Real time Online
Instructions will be sent to you by your tutor
If you require any information about joining this online course then please call 03000 41 40 25* and quote the Course Code ASH/85488/J/NC.
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