Introduction to File Management for Adults

Course Code: Q271982

Key Information

  • Course type


  • Campus:

    Highbury Campus

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  • Duration:

    1 year

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This course will show you how to create a logical folder structure and teach you how to move files into their corresponding folders for easy retrieval. File types and storage terminology will be explained.

At the end of the course, you will be able to create folders, move or copy files, create a back up strategy and learn how to use a USB storage device. A vital skill every computer users should be able to achieve is the correct and efficient storage and retrieval of their files. Having a well organised file structure aids in creating a backup strategy and allows you to retrieve files instantly and take back control of the computer storage.

Please note, this course is taught in various locations.

There are no formal entry requirements to join this course.

Classes are three hours long and will be held over five weeks.

Your progress will be assessed by your course tutor through participation in group discussions and activities.

School Leavers under the age of 19 do not have to pay fees on any full time courses, though may have to pay for their second year if turning 19 during their studies. If you’re aged 19 or over you might qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan. It’s easy to apply for and you won’t have to pay anything back until you’re earning over £25,000. If you are studying a part-time course and you receive one of the following benefits, or you depend financially on someone who does, you may be entitled to have your tuition fees waived: Job Seekers Allowance, Income Support. You will, however, have to pay any awarding body/assessment fees (unless you are on a first full level 2 course). * If you are in receipt of Working Tax Credit or receive other allowances, you may be eligible to claim concessionary rates. If you are entitled to a fee concession you will be asked to provide proof of your entitlement. It is essential that you inform us if your entitlement changes at any time during your course.

You could go on to study one of our other essential digital skills.

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