Course: Basic Computer Skills
Category: Hobby Courses and Personal Development
Description: Course Description

Weeks 1-2 Computer basics

Using the mouse
Screen layout
Moving and resizing windows
Using the keyboard
The parts of the computer
Input and output devices
Basic typing and spell-check
Questions and answers

Weeks 2-3 Word processing - Introduction to Microsoft word

Create/edit a document
Inserting text
Deleting text
Headers and footers
Questions and answers

Weeks 3-4 Consolidation

Saving files
Retrieving files
Using print review
Page set up
Printing a document
Questions and answers

Weeks 4-5 Introduction to the internet

Connecting to the internet
Using browser buttons
Viewing web pages
Saving/organising web pages
Questions and answersWeeks 5-6 Consolidation
Saving images / copy and paste text
Using search engines
Setting up a web based email address
Shopping online
Questions and answers

Weeks 6-7 Introduction to PowerPoint

The PowerPoint window
Creating a presentation
Adding text
Adding / deleting a new slide to a presentation
Bullets and numbering
Saving a presentation

Weeks 7-8 Consolidation

Custom animations in a presentation
Slide transitions in a presentation
Presenting your work
Questions and answers
Tutor: TBA TBA
Fee: €99
Duration: 8 weeks
Start Date: 2019-09-30
Start/End Time: 7.30PM - 9.30PM
Day: Monday