Suggested time: 5 minutes
ICT stands for information and communication technology, and you will need some ICT skills in order to be a successful Open University student.
You will use a computer in your OU study to help you
If you are happy moving around this site, then you probably have some of the ICT skills needed for an Access module.
However, if someone is helping you, then use the checklist to find out which areas you may need more practice in before you begin your studies with us.
I can do the following without help:
Start up and shut down a computer
Use a mouse or keyboard to move around a computer screen
Use the internet to find and navigate around websites
Use email to read and send messages