Making best use of Alexa

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Computing & Digital Technology

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Part Time Evening

Location

Location
City of Newport Campus

Fees

Fees
£40

Start Date

Start Date
12 January 2021

Day(s)

Day(s)
Tuesday

Start Time

Start Time
18:00

End Time

End Time
21:00

Duration

Duration
6 weeks

In a nutshell

Voice-controlled personal assistants such as Amazon’s Alexa have become extremely popular – but how can you get the most out of them? This course will show you, introducing you to the world of connectivity around the home.

This course is for...

…those who want to start exploring how computing works.

Course content

The course introduces you to the basics of using voice-controlled virtual assistants, and will help you:

  • Fully utilise the virtual assistant’s functionality
  • Find and use apps compatible with the voice services
  • Start exploring the possibilities of connection to other devices in your home
  • Experiment with ideas for new apps and possibly even program them

There’s a formal practical test at the end of the course to demonstrate understanding, which will allow you to receive a Coleg Gwent certificate.

Entry Requirements

All you need is a passion for learning, some imagination and an interest in this area.

Additional information

Why not continue to explore the world of computing and enrol on one of our many part time or full time IT and Computing courses?

Payment Information

Due to current limitations, payment can only be made via bank transfer.

An invoice will be sent from salesledger@coleggwent.ac.uk within 72 hours with instructions on how to pay or set up payment instalments if required.

Where can I study Making best use of Alexa?

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City of Newport Campus
(Part Time Evening)
Start Date: 12 January 2021

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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