Business IT Diploma with Web Design

 

This Diploma is for Individuals who wish to gain essential office and computer skills in preparation for a career in Web Design.

Diploma Description

With the growth of the Internet almost every company now has a web presence. In addition to this, web technologies are used extensively within most organisations for the sharing of information internally. This means that skills learned on the Web Design module of the Business IT Diplomas range can be used across a huge range of companies and industries.

In this Diploma not only will you be prepared for the demands of today’s fast-paced business environments by learning a broad range of Microsoft Office skills, but you will also become skilled in the main web design software program. Together with these skills and experience, this diploma can lead to a successful career as a web support technician leading on to a web designer or other specialist within this environment.

In this area of business, skilled people are highly valued and the best jobs are sought after and well paid. Learning these Business IT and Web Design skills is easy with Pitman Training. Our tried and trusted methods are the best available. You will work at your own pace in our comfortable premises, helped by experienced tutors as required. You choose your own hours and keep the reference materials when the course is over.

On completion, you will receive a Pitman Training Diploma that is recognised nationally and internationally by employers.

Core Subjects

Computer Keyboard Skills –Learn how to touch type accurately, using the correct keyboard technique

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Keyboard Skills Development – Develop your typing speed to improve productivity using graded copying exercises and time dictations. A number of stages are available of up to 70 wpm

Effective Business Communication – Learn to communicate effectively in business – via letter, email, telephone and personal presentations

Introduction to HTML - Learn to create a website using the programming language HTML (hypertext mark-up language)

Dreamweaver 8 - Learn to create a website using the most popular industry standard web design program, inserting text, images, adding backgrounds, creating links and anchors, creating tables and creating frame sets

Microsoft Word – Introductory and intermediate word processing skills to a good employable standard

Microsoft Word Expert – Learn advanced word processing skills including mail merge, graphs, macros, creating an index and table of contents to mention just a few

Microsoft Outlook – Learn how to share, manage and schedule information electronically

Microsoft Excel - Introductory and intermediate spreadsheet skills to a good employable standard

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Microsoft Excel Expert – Learn advanced spreadsheet skills, covering areas such as importing and exporting data, creating and using templates, linking workbooks, data management, using analysis tools and pivot tables

Microsoft Access – Develop database skills from initial design stage to running reports and queries

Microsoft Outlook – Learn how to share, manage and schedule information electronically

Microsoft PowerPoint – Gain competency in creating slide presentations. Areas covered include formatting, inserting tables, pictures, sound, hyperlinks, applying transition and timing effects for a slide show

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Introduction to Photoshop - Edit and create images for use in print and on the web using this popular application

Get into PR - Learn the main principles of public relations, creating a company newsletter, the PR plan, press releases, crisis management, and PR in relation to the internet

Get into Marketing - Learn the main principles of marketing covering subjects such as a product life cycle, pricing and promotion strategies, advertising, attend and exhibiting at trade shows.

Course Benefits

Equip you to start a new career

The flexibility and value of a self-study course designed to enable you to work at your own pace

Personalised workbooks to use as a reference guide on completion of your training

The opportunity to gain a Pitman Training Diploma that is recognised nationally and internationally by employers

This Diploma provides you with the vital skills for a successful career as a web support technician leading on to the sought-after and well paid employment opportunities in web design.

Guideline Learning Time

6 weeks full-time* (180 hours flexi study)

* full-time is based on approx 20-30 hour week