You can work in a digital world!
Everyone needs to be able to use digital technology within a business environment, from word processing through to online searches or standard communication via email. If you feel you may have been left behind by the digital world and now you’re playing catch up, then this course is meant for you.
You can study fees-free
From 1 January 2018, tertiary education will be fees-free for eligible first-time tertiary students on programmes level 3 and above. You may be eligible to study this course fee-free. Find out if you’re eligible for free study.
Benefits to you
Learn standard word processing skills
Whether you are in an office environment, undertaking study or just wanting to learn new skills for use at home or in a volunteer environment then this course will be incredibly useful. You will learn how to create documents for a wide range of uses, using word processing skills.
Master the on line world
There’s a whole world of information out there on the net and we all need to know how to access it and maximise the benefits. If you’ve been left behind by technology over the past few years, you can catch up. On this course you will learn how to communicate with others using digital technology and seek out information on line while understanding the basic dos and don’ts of online etiquette.
Understand the issues
Just because you are not a computer specialist doesn’t mean that you can’t fix basic hardware and software problems. We all face them and sometimes there’s a simple fix – you just have to know what to do. Learn how to troubleshoot and fix basic hardware and software problems.
- Level: 3
- Credit: 10
- Course fee: $42 (domestic students). Includes GST.
- Duration: 10 weeks
- Indicative hours per week: 10
- EFTS: 0.083
How long will it take?
This course is delivered over 10 weeks. NZQA guidelines suggest up to 100 hours of total study time for a 10 credit course. So to complete this course successfully in the 10 weeks you must be prepared to devote approximately 10 hours per week to your study. Depending on your previous academic online experience and course level this may vary to a certain degree.
This course is only available for part-time study which means that you are unable to study more than one course at the same time.
Please be aware that some of the learning resources within this course have been specifically designed for a Windows environment. If you are a MAC user, please advise your course facilitator who can show you how to access alternate resources to ensure that you are not disadvantaged whilst studying.
TANZ eCampus is offered by seven of New Zealand’s major tertiary providers including:
All qualifications will be awarded by one of these providers. Courses completed through TANZ eCampus are industry recognised and accepted by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA). Graduates may attend the graduation ceremony of the relevant tertiary partner and will receive a parchment from the institute at which they enrolled.