ICDL MODULE 2

ICDL MODULE 2: ONLINE ESSENTIALS

 Overview:

This module sets out essential concepts and skills relating to web browsing, effective information search, online communication and e-mail. 

Course Objective:

On completion of this module the candidate will be able to:

  • Understand web browsing and online security concepts.
  • Use the web browser and manage browser settings, bookmarks, and web outputs.
  • Search effectively for online information and critically evaluate web content.
  • Understand key copyright and data protection issues.
  • Understand concepts of online communities, communications and email.
  • Send, receive e-mails and manage email settings.
  • Organise and search emails and use calendars. 

The benefits of Presentation module

  • Covers the key skills needed to understand the main concepts relating to web browsing and online security.
  • Certifies best practice in effective online computer use.
  • Developed with input from computer users, subject matter experts, and practising computer professionals from all over the world.
  • This process ensures the relevance and range of module content.

 

Module Outline

Category

Skill Set

 

Web Browsing Concepts

Key Concepts

Security and Safety

Web Browsing

Using the Web Browser

Tools and Settings

Bookmarks

Web Output

Web-Based Information

Search

Critical Evaluation

Copyright, Data Protection

Communication Concepts

Online Communities

Communication Tools

E-mail Concepts

Using E-mail

Sending E-mail

Receiving E-mail

Tools and Settings

Organizing E-mails

Using Calendars

 

 ICDL MODULE 1

ICDL MODULE 1: COMPUTER ESSENTIALS

 

Overview:

This module sets out essential concepts and skills relating to the use of devices, file creation and management, networks, and data security. 

Course Objective:

On completion of this module the candidate will be able to:

  • Understand key concepts relating to ICT, computers, devices and software.
  • Start up and shut down a computer.
  • Work effectively on the computer desktop using icons, windows.
  • Adjust the main operating system settings and use built-in help features.
  • Create a simple document and print an output.
  • Know about the main concepts of file management and be able to efficiently organise files and folders.
  • Understand key storage concepts and use utility software to compress and extract large files.
  • Understand network concepts and connection options and be able to connect to a network.
  • Understand the importance of protecting data and devices from malware, and the importance of backing up data.
  • Recognise considerations relating to green IT, accessibility, and user health.

 

The benefits of Presentation module

  • Covers the key skills and main concepts relating to ICT, computers, devices, and software.
  • Certifies best practice in effective computer use.
  • Developed with input from computer users, subject matter experts, and practising computer professionals from all over the world.
  • This process ensures the relevance and range of module content

 

Module Outline

Category

Skill Set

Computers and Devices

 

ICT

Hardware

Software and Licensing

Startup Shut Down

Desktop, Icons, Settings

 

Desktops and Icons

Using Windows

Tools and Settings

Outputs

Working with Text

Printing

File Management

 

Introducing Files and Folders

Organizing Files and Folders

Storage and Compression

Networks

 

Network Concepts

Network Access

Security and Well-Being 

 

Protecting Data and Devices

Malware

Health and Green IT

 ICDL MODULE 4

ICDL MODULE 4: SPREADSHEETS

Overview:
This module allows candidates to understand the concept of spreadsheets and to demonstrate an ability to use a spreadsheet to produce accurate work outputs.

Course Objective:

On completion of this module the candidate will be able to:

·         Work with spreadsheets and save them in different file formats

·         Choose built-in options, such as the Help function, within the application to enhance productivity

·         Enter data into cells; use good practice in creating lists

·         Select, sort and copy, move and delete data

·         Edit rows and columns in a worksheet

·         Copy, move, delete, and appropriately rename worksheets

·         Create mathematical and logical formulas using standard spreadsheet functions; use good practice in formula creation; recognise error values in formulas

·         Format numbers and text content in a spreadsheet

·         Choose, create, and format charts to communicate information meaningfully

·         Adjust spreadsheet page settings

  • Check and correct spreadsheet content before finally printing spreadsheets

 

The benefits of Presentation module

·         Covers the key skills needed to use spreadsheets

·         Can be applied to a range of spreadsheets software from vendor packages to ‘freeware'

·         Certifies best practice in effective spreadsheets software use

  • Developed with input from computer users, subject matter experts, and practising computer professionals from all over the world. This process ensures the relevance and range of module content

Module Outline

Category

Skill Set


Using the Application

Working with Spreadsheets

Enhancing Productivity

Cells

 

 

Insert, Select

Edit, Sort

Copy, Move, Delete

Managing Worksheets

 

Rows and Columns

Worksheets

Formulas and Functions

 

Arithmetic Formulas

Functions

Formatting

 

Numbers/Dates

Contents

Alignment, Border Effects

Charts

 

Create

Edit

Prepare Outputs

 

Setup

Check and Print

 

 ICDL MODULE 7

ICDL MODULE 7: IT SECURITY

Overview:

This module allows candidates to understand the main concepts underlying the secure use of ICT in daily life and to use

relevant techniques and applications to maintain a secure network connection, use the Internet safely and securely, and

manage data and information appropriately.

 

Course Objective:

On completion of this module the candidate will be able to:

·         Understand the key concepts relating to the importance of secure information and data, physical security, privacy and

·         identity theft.

·         Protect a computer, device, or network from malware and unauthorised access.

·         Understand the types of networks, connection types, and network specific issues, including firewalls.

·         Browse the World Wide Web; communicate on the Internet securely.

·         Understand security issues related to communications, including e-mail and instant messaging.

·      Back up and restore data appropriately and safely; securely dispose of data and devices.


The benefits of Presentation module

·         Covers the skills needed to understand the key concepts relating to the importance of secure information and data, physical security, privacy, and identity theft.

·         Certifies best practice in IT security.

·      Developed with input from computer users, subject matter experts, and practising computer professionals from all over the world. This process ensures the relevance and range of module content

Module Outline

Category

Skill Set

 

Security Concepts

Data Threats

Value of Information

Personal Security

File Security

Malware

 

Definition and Function

Types

Protection

Network Security

 

Networks

Network Connections

Wireless Security

Access Control

Secure Web Use

Web Browsing

Social Networking

Storage and Compression

Communications

 

E-mail

Instant Messaging

Secure Data Management

Securing and Backing up

Secure Destruction Printing


 ICDL MODULE 5

ICDL MODULE 5: PRESENTATION

Overview:

This module allows candidates to understand the concept of presentations and to demonstrate competence in using

Presentation software.

 

Course Objective:

On completion of this module the candidate will be able to:

·         Work with presentations and save them in different file formats.

·         Choose built-in options, such as the Help function, within the application to enhance productivity.

·         Understand different presentation views and when to use them;

·         Choose different slide layouts and designs.

·         Enter, edit, and format text in presentations.

·         Recognise good practice in applying unique titles to slides.

·         Choose, create, and format charts to communicate information meaningfully.

·         Insert and edit pictures, images, and drawn objects.

·         Apply animation and transition effects to presentations.

·         Check and correct presentation content before finally printing and giving presentations.

 

The benefits of Presentation module

 

·         Covers the key skills needed to use presentation software.

·         Can be applied to a range of presentation software from vendor packages to ‘freeware’.

·         Certifies best practice in effective presentation software use.

·         Developed with input from computer users, subject matter experts, and practising computer professionals from all over the world.

·         This process ensures the relevance and range of module content

 

Module Outline

Category

Skill Set

Using the Application

Working with Presentation

Enhancing Productivity

Developing a Presentation

Presentation Views

Slides

Text

 

Handling Text

Formatting

Lists

Charts

 

Using Charts

Organization Charts

Organization Charts

Graphical Objects

 

Insert, Manipulate

Drawing

Prepare Outputs 

Preparation

Check and Deliver

 ICDL MODULE 3

ICDL MODULE 3: WORD PROCESSING

 

Overview:

This module allows candidates to demonstrate the ability to use a word processing application to accomplish everyday tasks associated with creating, formatting, and finishing small-sized word processing documents, such as letters and other everyday documents..

 

Course Objective:

On completion of this module the candidate will be able to:

·         Work with documents and save them in different file formats

·         Choose built-in options, such as the Help function, to enhance productivity

·         Create and edit small-sized word processing documents that will be ready to share and distribute

·         Apply different formats to documents to enhance them before distribution; recognise good practice in choosing the appropriate formatting options

·         Insert tables, images, and drawn objects into documents

·         Prepare documents for mail merge operations

·         Adjust document page settings

·         Check and correct spelling before finally printing documents

The benefits of Presentation module

·         Covers the key skills needed to use a word processing application

·         Can be applied to a range of word processing software from vendor packages to ‘freeware’

·         Certifies best practice in effective word processing software use

  • Developed with input from computer users, subject matter experts, and practising computer professionals from all over the world. This process ensures the relevance and range of module content

Module Outline

 

Category

Skill Set


Using the Application

Working with Documents

Enhancing Productivity

Document Creation

 

Enter Text

Select, Edit

Formatting

 

Text

Paragraphs

Styles

Objects

 

Table Creation

Table Formatting

Graphical Objects

Mail Merge

 

Preparation

Outputs

Prepare Outputs

 

Setup

Check and Print

 

 

 ICDL MODULE 6

ICDL MODULE 6: USING DATABASES

Overview:

This module allows candidates to understand the concept of a database and demonstrate competence in using a

Database.

 

Course Objective:

On completion of this module the candidate will be able to:

·         Understand what a database is and how it is organised and operated.

·         Create a simple database and view the database content in various modes.

·         Create a table; define and modify fields and their properties; enter and edit data in a table.

·         Sort and filter a table or form; create, modify and run queries to retrieve specific information from a database.

·         Understand what a form is; create a form to enter, modify, and delete records and data in records.

·         Create routine reports and prepare outputs ready for distribution

 

The benefits of Presentation module

·         Covers the key skills needed to organise and operate a database.

·         Can be applied to a range of database software from vendor packages to ‘freeware’.

·         Certifies best practice in effective database software use.

·         Developed with input from computer users, subject matter experts, and practising computer professionals from all over the world.

·         This process ensures the relevance and range of module content.


Module Outline

Category

Skill Set

 

Understand Databases

Database Organization

Relationships

Operation

Using the Application

Working with Databases

Common Tasks

Tables

Records

Design

Retrieving Information

Main Operations

Queries

Objects

Forms

Outputs

Reports, Data Export

Printing

 

 

 

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ICDL ( International Certificate Driving License )

ICDL Training

Overview

KHDA Certified Training Institute DubaiThe ability to use a computer effectively is an essential life skill. Computer skills enable people of all ages to understand and use technology to improve their personal and professional lives. Certified computer skills can help the holder’s professional life by making them more attractive to employers, while increasing their ability to communicate and access information and services in their personal life.

ICDL programmes are for anyone who wishes to become fully competent in the use of a computer and common applications. Computer skills enable people of all ages to understand and use technology to improve their personal and professional lives. ICDL modules provide a practical programme of up-to-date skills and knowledge areas which are validated by a test.

ICDL FOR INDIVIDUALS

The ability to use a computer effectively is an essential life skill. Computer skills enable people of all ages to understand and use technology to improve their personal and professional lives. A computer skills certification can help the holder’s professional life by making them more attractive to employers, while increasing their ability to communicate and access information and services in their personal life.

ICDL FOR EMPLOYERS

Skilled employees enable organisations to use technology more effectively, leading to increases in productivity and competitiveness and ensuring that operational objectives are achieved more efficiently.  ICDL certification programmes are used to increase the value of human capital and achieve productivity gains through developing competent employees.

ICDL FOR SCHOOLS

Students with ICT skills enjoy an enriched educational experience and will be better prepared for life, work, and further learning. ICT skills enable teachers to use technology more effectively in the teaching process, thus achieving educational goals more efficiently, and in doing so save time and increase productivity in the classroom.
 

Course Schedule

ICDL (INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATE DRIVING LICENSE)
Length Days: 1Length Hours: 2
Start Date Time Location
Feb 12, 2017
Morning and Evening Flexible Timings
Dubai, U.A.E.

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Raises the level of IT knowledge and competency of all computer users
  • Improve productivity at work
  • Reduces IT support cost
  • Enable employers to invest more efficiently in IT
  • Improve individual's job prospects and job mobility