Online Class: How to Use an iPad

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Course Description

The Apple iPad is one of the most popular tablet computers on the market today. This course will teach you how to operate your iPad out of the box, walking you through setting it up and then introducing you to its many features. It doesn't matter which generation of iPad you're currently using – or if you even have access to one.   This course will teach you all you need to know to use any iPad now or in the future.

You'll learn how to:

- Set up an iPad when you first get it out of the box.

- Sync your iPad to iTunes.

- Use the iPad as an iPod

- Take photos, organize pictures, and even edit your photographs.

- Use iCloud to back up the data and apps on your iPad

- Use email

- Find your iPad if you lose it or it is stolen

- Surf the web and share information via Twitter and Facebook

- Watch movies

- Read books

- Download apps, movies, videos, podcasts, music, and the list goes on.

- Use the calendar

- Access your own personal assistant (Siri) on the iPad

- Use the iPad for entertainment, productivity, and surfing the web

- And more!

This course covers all generations of the iPad in depth and walks you through step-by-step to teach you how to use the iPad like a pro.   At the end of each lesson, you'll find exercises and assignments to quiz you on your knowledge and help you practice what you learn.   The iPad can be used in more ways and for more purposes than you can imagine. This course will introduce you to it all.

  • Completely Online
  • Self-Paced
  • Printable Lessons
  • Full HD Video  
  • 6 Months to Complete
  • 24/7 Availability
  • Start Anytime
  • PC & Mac Compatible
  • Android & iOS Friendly
  • Accredited CEUs
Universal Class is an IACET Accredited Provider

Course Lessons

Average Lesson Rating:
4.2 / 5 Stars (Average Rating)
"Extraordinarily Helpful"
(607 votes)

Lesson 1: Introduction to the iPad

There are dozens of different types of tablets on the market nowadays, but the iPad stands apart because it is an Apple product and runs on Apple's iOS operating system. Additional lesson topics: What is an iPad? 11 Total Points
  • Lesson 1 Video
  • Lesson discussions: Reasons for Taking this Course
  • Complete: Lesson 1 Assignment
  • Assessment: Lesson 1 Exam

Lesson 2: Navigating Around the iPad

In this lesson, we're going to start with the Home screen and show you around the iPad. Additional lesson topics: How to Navigate Video Demonstration 11 Total Points
  • Lesson 2 Video
  • Complete: Lesson 2 Assignment
  • Assessment: Lesson 2 Exam

Lesson 3: iPad Settings

In this lesson, we're going to explore Settings and teach you how to configure the various options that iPad provides. Additional lesson topics: How to Open the iPad's Settings; Going under the iPad's hood with Settings 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 3 Video
  • Assessment: Lesson 3 Exam

Lesson 4: Using Safari, the iPad Web Browser

Safari is the iPad web browser that you use to surf the Internet. Additional lesson topics: How to Use Safari on the iPad video demonstration 11 Total Points
  • Lesson 4 Video
  • Complete: Lesson 4 Assignment
  • Assessment: Lesson 4 Exam

Lesson 5: Email and Messaging Accounts on the iPad

There are two ways that you can set up email accounts on the iPad:You can add email accounts to the iPad itself, or you can use iTunes with your iPad connected to your computer. Additional lesson topics: iPad Support- Mail and Contacts; iPad Mail Tutorial video demonstration 11 Total Points
  • Lesson 5 Video
  • Complete: Lesson 5 Assignment
  • Assessment: Lesson 5 Exam

Lesson 6: Maps

In this lesson, we're going to learn how to use the Maps app to do various things. Additional lesson topics: Using the Map App for the iPad video demonstration 11 Total Points
  • Lesson 6 Video
  • Complete: Lesson 6 Assignment
  • Assessment: Lesson 6 Exam

Lesson 7: Audio on the iPad

Your iPad also can be used as an iPod, by using the Music app. Additional lesson topics: How to Make Music Using Your iPad; For Seniors: Adjust the Audio on iPad 2 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 7 Video
  • Complete: Lesson 7 Assignment
  • Assessment: Lesson 7 Exam

Lesson 8: Video on the iPad

Using the Videos app on your iPad, you can play and watch TV shows, movies, and podcasts that you download online. Additional lesson topics: How to Use Airplay Mirroring From iPad to and Apple TV or a Mac; How to Use Facetime on Your iPad 11 Total Points
  • Lesson 8 Video
  • Complete: Lesson 8 Assignment
  • Assessment: Lesson 8 Exam

Lesson 9: Pictures on the iPad

In this lesson, we're going to talk about taking and managing the pictures you have on your iPad. Additional lesson topics: The Several Best Uses of the iPad 11 Total Points
  • Lesson 9 Video
  • Complete: Lesson 9 Assignment
  • Assessment: Lesson 9 Exam

Lesson 10: Books on the iPad

In order to read electronic books, or eBooks, on the iPad you have to install the iBooks app from the app store -- as we will learn in this lesson. 11 Total Points
  • Lesson 10 Video
  • Complete: Lesson 10 Assignment
  • Assessment: Lesson 10 Exam

Lesson 11: Working With Apps

If you just browse through the iPad app store, you'll see you can get an app for just about anything. Additional lesson topics: Best Apps for iPad ; My Several Favorite iPad Apps and How I Use Them 10 Total Points
  • Lesson 11 Video
  • Complete: Lesson 11 Assignment
  • Assessment: Lesson 11 Exam

Lesson 12: People, Places, Appointments, and Helpful Utilities

The iPad has several features to use to help organize your daily life, and in this lesson we will discuss how to use many of these tools. Additional lesson topics: Great iPad Tips Every Owner Should Know; Learn How to Make Use of Siri 46 Total Points
  • Lesson 12 Video
  • Lesson discussions: Course Completion Poll: Your Thoughts; Program Evaluation Follow-up Survey (End of Course)
  • Complete: Lesson 12 Assignment
  • Assessment: Lesson 12 Exam
  • Assessment: The Final Exam
Total Course Points

Learning Outcomes

By successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Describe what an iPad is and how you can use it to improve your computing needs.
  • Demonstrate navigation, customizing settings, and using Safari to browse the web.
  • Demonstrate email and messaging on the iPad.
  • Demonstrate map usage on the iPad
  • Demonstrate managing your music, videos, and pictures on the iPad.
  • Demonstrate reading eBooks on the iPad.
  • Demonstrate working with apps from the App Store on the iPad.
  • Demonstrate mastery of lesson content at levels of 70% or higher.

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Course Title: How to Use an iPad
Course Number: 8900191
Lessons Rating: 4.2 / 5 Stars (607 votes)
Languages: English - United States, Canada and other English speaking countries
Course Type: Self-Paced, Online Class
CEU Value: 0.4 IACET CEUs (Continuing Education Units)
CE Accreditation: Universal Class, Inc. has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).
Grading Policy: Earn a final grade of 70% or higher to receive an online/downloadable CEU Certification documenting CEUs earned.
Assessment Method: Lesson assignments and review exams
Instructor: UniversalClass Instructional Team
Syllabus: View Syllabus
Course Fee: $75.00 U.S. dollars

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