Course Syllabus: Computer Basics 101
with CEU Certificate*
"Computer Basics" is a course that's designed specifically for those who are completely new to computers or who feel they need to have more instruction before they can feel confident buying a new computer for their personal use. Filled with screenshots and real life examples, as well as resources, this source is designed to help anyone feel more comfortable with basic technology.
This course is separated into 12 different lessons, including: Parts of a Computer, What to Look for When Buying, Setting up a Safe Work Area, Virus Protection, Getting Your Computer Up and Running, Surfing the ‘Net,' Sending Email, Using Your Media Methods, Advanced Email, Pictures, Word Processing Basics, and Finding Everything.
"Computer Basics" covers both PCs and Macs, helping you to have the right information when you're ready to start exploring the Internet or just creating a word processing document.
With summaries, True/False, and multiple-choice questions at the end of each section, you will be able to review the lessons in detail, while also finding out where you have more work to do.
The screenshots help to give real life examples that can guide you to setting up your first email account or using email in more advanced ways. No matter what your level of comfort with computers, "Computer Basics" is designed to help you get the basic questions answered.
"Computer Basics" is a course that's designed with the basic user in mind, someone who wants to learn more about computers, but may have been afraid to ask until now.
Computer Basics - Course Summary
Lesson 1 : Parts of a Computer You Should Know
Lesson 2 : What to Look For When Buying
Lesson 3 : Setting Up a Comfortable and Safe Work Area
Lesson 4 : Virus Protection and Other Software That Should Be Set Up
Lesson 5 : Getting Your Computer Up and Running
Lesson 6 : Surfing the "Net"
Lesson 7: Sending Email
Lesson 8: Advanced Email
Lesson 9: Use Your Media Methods
Lesson 10 : Pictures
Lesson 11 : Word Processing BasicsLesson 12 : Finding Everything
|Lesson 1 : Parts of a Computer You Should Know||9|
|Lesson 2 Assignment||5|
|Lesson 2 : What to Look For When Buying||9|
|Lesson 3: Commonly Used Computer Terms||15|
|Quiz for Lesson 3 - Most Commonly Used Computer Terms||9|
|Lesson 4 : Setting Up a Comfortable and Safe Work Area||7|
|Lesson 5 Assignment||5|
|Lesson 4 : Virus Protection and Other Software That Should Be Set Up||10|
|Lesson 6 : Getting Your Computer Up and Running||8|
|Lesson 7 : Surfing the "Net"||8|
|Lesson 8 : Sending Email||10|
|Lesson 9 Assignment||5|
|Lesson 9 : Advanced Email||8|
|Lesson 10 : Use Your Media Methods||10|
|Lesson 11 : Pictures||7|
|Lesson 12 : Word Processing Basics||10|
|Lesson 13 : Finding Everything||9|
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