BASIC COMPUTER SKILLS

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Basic Computer Skill

Description

This basic computer course will allow you to gain an understanding of the most popular, current technologies. You will become computer literate while you learn how to use computer to create documents, play music and videos and use the Internet effectively. This course is great for anyone with no previous computer experience.

If you decide to study Google Drive by the end of this course, you will have a special discount.

Aim

This course will allow you to become familiar with computers while learning basic computer, understanding hardware and software and learn how to create and manage files and use Internet efficiently.

Outcomes

By the end of this course you should be abe to:

  • understand hardware: processor, memory, hard drive, etc
  • understand use of devices such as keyboard, mouse, usb drive, etc
  • understand how an Operational System: works
  • understand files and how they work
  • organize files and folders: rename, creating, moving, deleting and undo your mistake
  • difference between free, paid, demo and trial software
  • how to transfer files from mobile, cd rom or usb to computer and vice versa
  • how to locate files
  • understand file extensions: exe, doc, pdf, mp3, avi, jpg, etc
  • managing external hard drive
  • importance of anti virus
  • understanding how programs and app works
  • how to start and shut down the computer correctly
  • connect the computer into internet
  • understand browsers (Google Chrome/Internet Explorer/Firefox)
  • navigate on the internet
    • suggestions: Google, Facebook, Youtube, Wikipedia, Amazon, Instagram, Ebay, Gumtree, SMH
  • how to send and receive emails

Duration

  • Group:
    • Morning: 4 days x 6 hours (30h)  9:00-12:00 ~ 1:00-4:00
    • Night: 8 days x 3 hours (30h)  7:00-10:00
  • Individual
    • it can vary according with time spent

Prices

  • Group: $500 (course)
  • Individual: $60/hour