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ECDL Advanced

There are 4 ECDL Advanced modules: Word Processing, Spreadsheets, Database and Presentations.  A certificate is awarded on the successful completion of each module, although it is not necessary to complete all modules. If you complete all 4 modules you can aquire the ECDL Expert certificate (and entitled to become an associated member of the British Computer Society, the BCS). To register your interest contact

To view the syllabus, go to ECDL Advanced Syllabus under Support.

It costs £35 for each test.  A resit costs £10. 

If you are working towards the Degree Plus Award, your ECDL accreditation will be formally recognised as one of your achievements.

Postgraduate Research Students can record successful ECDL completion on their training and development record via Qsis - please visit for more information.