Computing - Touch Typing - Beginners | Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Computing - Touch Typing - Beginners at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Computing - Touch Typing - Beginners at Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre

Price: £59.00 Starts: 08/03/2018 Time: 13:00 - 14:30
Tutor: Jayne Hoare Ends: 29/03/2018 Location: Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Level: Level 1 Day of Week: THU Duration: 4 weeks

About this course

This 'Computing - Touch Typing - Beginners' course in Sevenoaks is a structured touch typing course for motivated individuals looking to develop their keyboard skills. The course will develop your keyboard skills and demonstrate that by learning to type more accurately and quickly, you can increase your productivity at home and at work.

By the end of this course you will:

- Understand the use of a keyboard to enter text;
- Position fingers correctly on keys;
- Explain the need and importance of accuracy while building speed;
- Demonstrate understanding of the need and importance of continued practise to master the skill.

Please Note: This course is for those wishing to type on a computer using word processing software only and is not suitable for those wishing to use word processor hardware.

There is parking available on site.

How will I be taught?

Your tutor will use a variety of teaching methods to accommodate different learning styles to help you achieve your goals.

The course will be taught in a relaxed and informal atmosphere, which will cater for your individual needs. 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. These goals are revisited throughout the course so that you and your tutor can monitor and record your progress.

Your tutor will provide you with verbal feedback during the sessions. You will complete a learning plan designed to support you through the course.

What do I need to bring with me?

You will need a pen, a notepad, a folder for keeping course materials and a USB memory stick so that you can practise and use documents you have produced at home.

You will ideally have access to a computer in order to practise outside class time (at home, at work or at the library).

** 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?

A wide variety of short courses are available for you on completion of this course. Specialist advice is available from your tutor to help you make the most appropriate next step.

What do I need to join the course

The course is suitable for those with some keyboard skills up to intermediate level skills. It is aimed both at those relatively new to computing and to the more experienced PC user.

Students would be expected to know the basic functions of a computer and be confident with using the keyboard and using the mouse.

About the Tutor: Jayne Hoare

Jayne Hoare is a well qualified and very experienced tutor.

View all courses taught by Jayne Hoare here >>

Getting there

Sevenoaks Adult Education Centre
Hatton House
Bradbourne Road
TN13 3QN

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code SEV/56304/F/LC.
Course Code: SEV/56304/F/LC Book Now

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