You can master the data!
Knowing how to master spreadsheets and databases will always come in handy, no matter your circumstances! For some people this knowledge comes easily but for others we need just a little more support and guidance. If that’s you, then this course will really help boost your skills in this space. Download course guide.
You can study fees-free
From 1 January 2018, tertiary education will be fees-free for eligible first-time tertiary students on programmes level 3 and above. You may be eligible to study this course fee-free. Find out if you’re eligible for free study.
Benefits to you
Manage a database
Learn the basic skills of managing and using a spreadsheet and database to organise information. You will learn simple techniques to make this task more efficient and user friendly including planning and creating spreadsheets and databases to provide solutions, importing and exporting data between spreadsheets and integrating databases with word processing.
- Level: 3
- Credit: 10
- Course fee: $44.17 (domestic students). Includes GST.
- Duration: 10 weeks
- Indicative hours per week: 10
- EFTS: 0.083
How long will it take?
This course is delivered over 10 weeks. NZQA guidelines suggest up to 100 hours of total study time for a 10 credit course. So to complete this course successfully in the 10 weeks you must be prepared to devote approximately 10 hours per week to your study. Depending on your previous academic online experience and course level this may vary to a certain degree.
This course is only available for part-time study which means that you are unable to study more than one course at the same time.
Please be aware that some of the learning resources within this course have been specifically designed for a Windows environment. If you are a MAC user, please advise your course facilitator who can show you how to access alternate resources to ensure that you are not disadvantaged whilst studying.
eCampus NZ is offered by seven of New Zealand’s major tertiary providers including:
All qualifications will be awarded by one of these providers. Courses completed through eCampus NZ are industry recognised and accepted by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA). Graduates may attend the graduation ceremony of the relevant tertiary partner and will receive a parchment from the institute at which they enrolled.