Beginners Computing For All

Hosted by Alton Library, Alton

Date

Friday 17 September 2021

Time

From 10am until 12pm

Admission

Free course

Website

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A 5 week course introducing the basics of Computers, Internet & Email

The course takes place on 5 Fridays from 17 September – 22 October 2021 (there will be no class on 01 October), between 10am and 12pm

By the end of the course you will be able to:

Know how to switch the computer on/off
Know basic terminology
Use a mouse
Understand the layout of the keyboard and important keys
How to open & use Microsoft Word
Understand File management & storage using folders
Know about Health & Safety around computers
Recognise Window features and access Windows Settings
Access the Internet
Use keyboard shortcuts

About the Course

Who is this course for: Individuals who would like to learn the basics of using a computer and how to get online

Previous Knowledge or Experience: none required, but a willingness to learn

How will I learn: By discussion, demonstration, and practical tasks

How will I be assessed: by completion of tasks and Q&A

What shall I bring: please bring a notebook and pen.

Next Steps: Next Steps with Internet and Email

This course is aimed at Hampshire residents aged 19+ Attendance is expected at each session to ensure that you get the most out of your learning experience and to minimise disruption for other learners. Please advise the venue/tutor of any absence you may have.

Covid-19 Information and Guidance

Face masks optional.  Hand Sanitiser provided.  Social distancing advised.