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ECDL for Students

Cost: £100 Register your interest: ecdl@qub.ac.uk

Preparing for ECDL: This is a self-study approach.  Computer based training materials are available for each module and you can request a diagnostic test to help you check your test preparedness for each module. Syllabus for all 7 modules

Test sessions: During test sessions, you may complete a test and/or a diagnostic test.  Support is provided if necessary during diagnostic tests.  Each test lasts 45 minutes.

Estimated hours of study: Total preparations and testing time for completion of ECDL is 140 hours for a complete beginner, however, the majority of candidates complete in less time. 

Time to Complete ECDL: You have 3 years to complete the ECDL from the date of successfully completing your first test (and while still a student at Queen's).

Degree Plus: As a student at Queen's your ECDL accreditation will entitle you to the Degree Plus award (see http://www.qub.ac.uk/directorates/degreeplus/).

Postgraduate Research Students can record successful ECDL completion on their training and development record via Qsis - please visit http://www.qub.ac.uk/prdp. for more information.