Course description

Are we too reliant on digital technology? Is that a good or a bad thing? How would you feel if you didn’t have your mobile device? This short English and maths course will help you to improve your skills whilst, investigating the impacts that digital technology has on society. Challenge your own opinions and learn to look at things from another viewpoint. 

You will learn about:

  • Look at the statistics around Digital Dependency  
  • Review the pros and cons of a digital world – debate on for or against  
  • Interpret and evaluate graphs and data on digital devices 

What can this course lead to?

Functional Skills qualifications in English

Level 1 Functional Skills in Maths

Want to learn more?

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Northern College, Yorkshire

Course session dates

Session dates for 10 December 2022 - 11 December 2022

  • Saturday 10 Dec 2022 to Sunday 11 Dec 2022

Course fees and funding support


* This course is fully funded for eligible students.

If you are not eligible, there will be a cost of £25.00 plus an additional fee if you choose to stay over. The vast majority of students are eligible to study for free and we will confirm when you apply.