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
Format
Tables
Inserting text
Deleting text
Tabulation
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
Printing
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