Distance Learning - all subject areas
What will I learn?
Demonstrate that you have the skills needed to get the most out of Office by earning a Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification in a specific Office program. Take your understanding of Microsoft Office Excel to the next level. This course will expand your skills and knowledge, you may learn quicker ways to perform tasks or even new formula that you didn’t know. This course covers Office 365.
Areas covered in this course include
- Create and manage worksheets and workbooks
- Manage data cells and ranges
- Create tables
- Perform operations with formulas and functions
- Create charts and objects
Included in the course fee is access to the online learning site, hard-copy learning materials, practice exam, 1 attempt at the course exam and 1 resit (if required). Further resit attempts are charged at £72.50 (this includes an administration fee) On successful completion of the course you will receive a Microsoft Office Specialist Certificate. Tutor support is not included in this package.
What qualifications do I need?
Applicants should have a working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Windows.
As the course is part delivered online it would be beneficial if the candidate had basic competence in IT and the internet.
This course does not require a personal statement.
What can I do after?This course can be used to progress onto full-time course(s) or further Microsoft Office Specialist courses such as Word. Other MOS courses may be available on request e.g. Access, Outlook etc.
Start Date: There are 2 intakes per academic session: September and January. January intake now closed, please apply for the September intake and we will contact you nearer the time for payment information
You will be contacted a few weeks prior to the course start date to process payment for your course, only those who have completed payment by the deadline date will be able to start the course.
Duration: From the start date of the course you have 20 weeks to complete including the exam and any exam resit you may require.
*Price for individual learners (some course costs are deducted). Deductions cannot apply to applicants outwith Scotland or organisations purchasing this course as a commercial venture or as part of a funded workforce training plan, for more information please contact the Online Learning Team on 0141 581 2319.
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