Just as the Aptech STPL Education Professional Course is targeted at professionals in various industries, the Aptech STPL Education STC Course is geared towards making students or recent graduates knowledgeable in various aspects of I.T. in order to kick-start their careers in the I.T. industry or just to satisfy their curiosity as the case may be. This course can be compared to a foundation programme that paves the way for subsequent intermediate and advanced I.T. learning.
Here, students will learn basic I.T. skills – skills that will be necessary in furthering their career in information technology. There are some basic I.T. programmes that students will be taught under this course and they will be highlighted below.
One of the programmes to be taught in this course will be the MS-Office Suite 2013. This will run for 40 hours after which the trainee can function as a desktop office specialist. Microsoft Office Suite is a group of productivity apps that are used by students, individuals, professionals and businesses alike. The productivity apps include Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher, Access, InfoPath and Link, along with a Visio file viewer and an optional inclusion of Project. Each application in the suite serves a different purpose
however, they are all compatible with each other. The importance of learning the use and function of the Microsoft Office Suite cannot be overemphasised as it is the most popular and widely used computer software in the world.
From the Microsoft Office Suite, MS-Excel shall be taught in an advanced level. The total time of leaning will be capped at 24 hours. This programme is particularly useful for people intent on being Microsoft Excel specialists. Here, they will be taught the use and function of several MS-Excel formats like the pivot table, data analysis, macros, charts, formulas and functions, and many more in a practical manner.
HTML5 with responsive web design is also taught in this beginner course offered by STPL Education. It is targeted at budding web designers and it is scheduled to run for a total of 44 hours.HTML 5 is the latest Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), the standard programming language for describing the contents and appearance of Web pages. HTML5 makes creating accessible sites easier and most of the top browsers available at the moment, offer support for HTML5 which makes it indispensable in creating web pages and browsing the internet.
This course also teaches the skills necessary in designing websites with Dreamweaver CS5. Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 is a computer program that you can use to create and maintain a website. It can be used to design, develop, and deploy websites for use. Because of its simplicity and ease of use, it has fast become a favourite to use in designing and developing websites among both new webmasters as well as seasoned professionals.
Apart from all these, this beginner course offers Logic building with C for budding C programmers. The logic building course is the longest in this programme in terms of lecture time and lasts for 48 hours.
I.T skills are very critical for every industry, it is vital for students to know the basics of I.T. so that they can achieve the routine tasks competently. The Career Starter courses are designed for young students who are either in college or have recently graduated and want to explore the I.T. industry to kick start their careers.