Get To Know Your iPad

Hosted by Alton Library, Alton

Date

Friday 17 September 2021

Time

From 1pm until 3pm

Admission

Free course

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An introduction to iPads for new owners or those thinking of buying one. Also suitable for those who already own an iPad but would like to get more out of it.

The course takes place on 4 Fridays from 17 September – 15 October 2021 (there will be no class on 01 October), between 1pm and 3pm

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

Demonstrate the basic connections and controls
Set up your tablet with an Apple ID and iCloud account
Recognise common symbols and terms associated with tablets
Use common gestures to operate your tablet
Select, organise, open and close apps from the Home Screen
Adjust basic settings including connecting to wi-fi
Use the camera and video recorder
Find and install apps in the App Store

About the Course

Who is this course for: New owners or those thinking of buying one. Also suitable for those who already own an iPad but would like to get more out of it

Previous Knowledge or Experience: None required

How will I learn: By demonstration and hands-on practice. Practice between lessons is highly recommended. Each lessons builds on the previous one.

How will I be assessed: By completing tasks during the lessons

What shall I bring:

Entry code (PIN) to your iPad if one is set
Email address AND password
Apple ID (which may or may not be your email address) AND password
Mobile phone if you have one
Paper and pen to take notes
An apple iPad fully charged (if you do not have one, you may be able to borrow one from the tutor. Please let us know when booking)
Charging cable and plug adapter

Next Steps: Get More from Your iPad follow-on course and iPad Photography and Photo Editing course

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.