Course Preview 2017

Distance Learning Courses - Web Design

Have you ever wanted to learn something new? 2017 might be the year for you, as we have introduced some brand-new course opportunities for you study online during the new year.

Whether you are working full time and want to acquire a new skill, are looking for a long-term career move, or simply want to go back and resit an old qualification, Distance Learning Centre have plenty of new courses to keep you studying throughout 2017. Have a look below at just a few of the new courses you can enrol on in the coming months.

MOS 2016 Course

If you are looking for a new job that relies heavily on using a computer, chances are you will need to have a knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite in order to complete daily tasks in that new role. Our new MOS course is the ideal solution, as it covers everything you need to know about Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access and Outlook, in one handy bundle.

Our MOS course is based on the latest version of the software so will inform of you of how to navigate each of the programs easily, and highlight the most important features you will need to know when using them. By completing the MOS examination at the end of this course, you will earn Microsoft Office certification, the leading IT certification in the world.

Web Design Professional Bundle

If you have ever wanted to learn how to build websites from scratch, this Web Design Bundle now includes three strands of learning that will turn you into a web developer in no time. The fact that they are now provided as a bundle also means you stand to make a saving of £200 by purchasing them all. The three courses included in the bundle are:

  • HTML & CSS Course
  • JavaScript Course
  • Responsive Web Design Course

Combining these informative courses into one bundle means that you can learn all these important web design skills one after another, and soon create functional, responsive websites easily and efficiently.

Preparing to work in Home Based Childcare

If you’ve ever thought about setting up your own childcare business, then this Home Based Childcare course is ideal. Giving you all the skills you need to be able to becoming a childminder or a child carer, this course also covers relevant legislation, creating a business plan and registering with regulatory bodies.

Studying materials over two units, participants will have to complete a number of tutor marked assignments that will result in a level 3 CACHE qualification, which is the equivalent of 6 credits.

English Literature GCSE

2017 is a perfect time for those wanting to go back and study GCSE’s, and our new addition of English Literature will provide participants with everything they need to study classic and modern day books. This course will allow students to critically examine literature and analyse how a book has been written by its author, employing a wide range of literary and linguistic terms in the process.

By participating in this course, students will prepare for two AQA examinations to be taken in May or June every year. From 2017 participants will also be graded based on the new number system ranging from 1 to 9, with 9 being the highest grade a student can receive.

If you would like to make an enquiry about any of these courses, feel free to contact Distance Learning Centre today.


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