When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Marlene Nagulendran
  • Course Code W22MITB04F
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

Do you want to learn how to use a computer but need to improve your English and Maths as well? This course will teach you basic keyboard and computer skills whilst you practise and learn basic English and Maths. This one-day taster course would also give students the opportunity to decide if they would like to progress onto a 10-week course starting from the following week.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Use a computer keyboard to develop typing skills
  • Identify different parts of a computer

Class format and activities

In-centre mode of delivery at the Waterloo site

Entry requirements

All new students will be invited to take an initial assessment and interview. English / ESOL skills at Entry 1/2 .

What you need to know before you enrol

This is an introduction to a digital skills course for complete beginners. It is important that you have access to a computer connected to the Internet outside of class.

What you need

Notebook, USB stick.This course requires study/completion of homework, reflection and personal studies outside of class time, you must set time aside for these activities, at least 3 hours per week recommended.

What you can do next

Progress onto IT, English and Maths for 10 weeks or Entry level IT


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee