IPads Next Steps

Course information sheet

Fees: Standard £ 20 Conc £10 Full £0 * Enrol online for standard fee payers only

Day Time Weeks Centre Start End Code Enroll
Saturday 10:00 - 12:00 5 MAC 02/11/2019 07/12/2019 AW1410
Saturday 10:00 - 12:00 5 MAC 29/02/2020 28/03/2020 AW2005
Saturday 10:00 - 12:00 5 MAC 06/06/2020 11/07/2020 AW3005

What will the course cover?

A little basic knowledge of iPad use is required. Basic computer skills (e.g. turning the computer on; using / browsing the internet etc) are advisable

Who is the course for?

A more detailed look at iPad functions and apps (applications) and their uses in everyday life.

What skills, knowledge or experience do I need to start this course?

Beginners who have made a start in using an iPad (or who have attended the previous introductory course) and wish to revise their current knowledge and explore further iPad capabilities and functions.

What should I be able to do by the end of the course?

You should have a greater familiarity and expertise with iPad use in everyday life, as well as identifying apps, uses and functions specific to your own needs.

How is the course organised?

This course is made up of five sessions, with each session lasting 2 hours. The tutor gives demonstrations and explanations to the entire class, as well as supporting individual learners to complete tasks and exercises. iPads are provided to all learners for use in class during the session

What extra study or practice is expected outside of the class?

Ideally, learners should make some time to practice the techniques demonstrated.

How will my progress be assessed?

Through self and tutor assessment

What can I expect to go on to after this course?

Continue to improve iPad skills independently, or join a longer, more in-depth iPad course.

Are there any other costs and what do I need to bring?

No other costs over and above the Agewell enrolment. Please bring pen and paper to make notes.

What support is available?

Help with literacy and numeracy is available through the basic education programme and the ESOl programme offers help for speakers of other languages. Additional support can be provided for students with learning difficulties and/or disabilities. Details are available from the course guide and from teaching or reception staff.