City & Guilds Functional Skills Qualification in ICT at Entry 3

Course content

  • Interact with and use ICT system to meet given needs
  • Store information
  • Follow safety and security practices
  • Use simple searches to find information
  • Select relevant information that matches requirements of given task
  • Enter and develop different types of information to meet given needs
  • Bring together different types of information for a given purpose

Who is the course for?

  • have achieved Entry Level 2 Functional Skills ICT
  • are taking a vocational course for which ICT is needed
  • would like to progress toward a vocational programme like ITQ
  • adults involved in learning programme to prepare them for work

Assessment method

At the end of the course there will be a paper based test which will cover all topics. You will have an hour and a half to answer all the questions.

Entry requirements

To start on this course you need to show at Initial Assessment that this is a suitable level for your current skills or have completed Entry 2 in ICT.

Future opportunities / career options

This course prepares you for progression to the Level 1 Functional Skills in ICT course (equivalent to a D – G grade GCSE) or for progression to a Level 1 vocational course.