ECDL (European Computer Driving License)

Fiber optic cable running above ground in the British Countryside


Year 9, 10 and 11

ECDL (European Computer Driving License)

ECDL is proof of digital literacy. It is also a high quality, internationally-recognised qualification, validated and approved by academic and global experts, and valued by employers around the world.

Word Processing – Develops the learner’s ability to create word-processed documents: entering text, editing and formatting work, using graphs, tables and pictures for a professional finish, and effectively using tools such as the spell-checker and mail merge.

Spreadsheet Software – Helps the learner develop a working knowledge of spreadsheets, from entering data and formatting worksheets, to creating charts and producing high-quality documents.

Presentation Software – Shows the learner how to produce high-quality presentations using a variety of tools including charts, graphs and drawn objects.

Improving productivity using IT- Enables the learner to work more effectively with IT. This unit looks at using tools to save time and effort when producing word processed documents, presentations and spreadsheets