Introduction to Spreadsheets

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Course Description

By the end of this course you should be able to confidently:

  • Create a workbook

  • Manipulate rows and columns within a workbook

  • Creating simple formulas such as add/subtract

  • Format cells and data

  • Use some basic functions such as SUM


Course runs from 1 Dec 2017 to 3 Dec 2017


  • You will achieve personal goals

  • You will receive a college certificate

Entry Requirements

Basic ICT Skills:

  • Use a keyboard & mouse

  • Enter text

  • Format Text

  • Save

  • Print

Method of Assessment

  • Individual Learning Plan

  • Short tasks


Spreadsheet Software Level 1

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