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ECDL Level 2


This includes

What you need to know for ECDL L2  in Word Processing:-

  •    Screen layout
  •     Menus, toolbars and the task pane
  •     Help
  •     Access the Word application, open new documents
  •     Editing and formatting text
  •     Change style
  •     Use format painter
  •     Insert/delete/copy images
  •     Alignment, indentation and spacing
  •     Mailmerge documents
  •     Save, open and close documents
  •     Save in different formats-RTF/Text
  •     Insert symbols
  •     Add/amend  tables- insert/delete rows/columns
  •     Set and clear tab stops
  •     Add headers/footers
  •     Cut, copy and paste
  •     Search and replace text
  •     Document setup
  •     Insert headers, footers and page numbers



What you need to know for ECDL tests in Spreadsheets L2


Screen Layout

  • Open up Excel-  start a new spreadshseet/worksheet
  • Format data
  • Edit cells
  • Basic Formulas
  • Add and amend functions- including sum, average, max, min, count, counta and round
  • Use absolute cell references
  • Use  if statements
  • Saving, opening and closing workbooks
  • Saving in various formats
  • manipulating sheets
  • Using multiple workbooks and sheets
  • Inserting/deleting rows and columns
  • page setup
  • sorting data
  • Create and amend charts/graphs, e.g. add data labels, add/change chart name
  • Copy worksheets, rename, delete
  • print spreadsheet

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    What will YOU learn?  How to;

     

    Create a simple database, view in table and design format

    Create a table, rearrange data within a table, enter and edit data

    Sort and filter forms

    Run queries on forms, tables

    Create a new form, use the wizard

    Edit and enter data on form

    Modify and delete records

    Create reports, amend and edit data on report


    This unit tests your ability to use IT tools and systems to improve the productivity and efficiency of work activities in a variety of contexts.

     

    At Level 2  you are expected to be able to demonstrate knowledge and carry out instructions and  be able to plan and review your use of predefined or commonly used IT tools for tasks and activities. For example:-

    • Consider the requirements of the task for e.g. the time needed to complete the task, what it is for? have you everything you need to carry out the task?

     

    • Do you need clarification?  have you to do further research? who is your audience?

     

    • How accessible is the source?  do you need passwords? permissions? etc, 

    The techniques required will involve a number of steps and at times may be unfamiliar or non-routine. As a result of reviewing your work, you will be able to identify and use automated methods or alternative ways of working to improve productivity.

    In the assignment for the test you will be given a case study, you will be the administrator in post as it were and will have to carry out a list of instructions:-

    •  Explain why IT is used
    • Choosing appropriate software for specific tasks
    • Understanding guidelines and any limitations
    • Using shortcuts
    • Changing and adapting use of IT tools and systems
    • Developing and testing results to meet varying requiremnents


     




    You will learn how to:-

    •    Open up Power point application

    •   save,open and close files

    •   set up a presentation

     •    add, copy, amend and move  slides
     
    •    Use formatting functions

    •    Use header and footer

    •    Amend table, delete/add  columns/rows

    •    use the slide master

    •    add animation

    •    set up a slide show


    What will you learn?


    the principles of project management, including planning, monitoring and control, change management, risk management and communication between all involved. No prior experience of project work is required. 


    Successful candidates will be able to:


    -understand the key concepts relating to managing projects

    -use a project management application to create a new project and maintain an existing project

    -create and schedule tasks and add project constraints and deadlines

    -assign costs and create and assign resources to tasks

    -view the critical path, monitor progress and reschedule work

    -prepare and print outputs, including charts and reports


    The course includes

    • Introduction to Project Management

    • Project Justification

    • Project Business Case and TOR

    • Project Lifecycles

    • Project Organisation

    • Project Communications and Teamwork

    • Quality and Quality Control

    • Project Planning

    • Estimating

    • Risk

    • Monitoring and Control

    • Change Control and Configuration Management

    For more information please call us on 028 2582 1184 or email us at info@cflni.com.

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