Intended for the novice Windows based, personal computer (PC) user. This intensive course will start with the basics, (Turning on your pc), and move to important beginning user functions (using a mouse and keyboard) and finish up with an introduction to Microsoft Word and Internet Explorer.
- Making Friends with Your Computer
Learn to turn on your PC and other related components. Practice with the mouse. Take a basic look at the keyboard and how to use this input device effectively. Preview the Windows operating system, the software that most computers use for business related functions.
Continuing to look at the Windows operating system; learn how to navigate your computer, create, save and then (actually) find those files and folders.
- Windows on the World (Wide Web)
Using Internet Explorer and Google, create an email account and use the other resources that Google offers.
- User's Choice
Depending on the skills and desires of the class, we will practice more in depth the skills learned previously