This course is for people who already have some experience of Windows computers, or who have already attended our Starting off with Windowscourse, and who would like to increase their competence in writing documents, accessing the Internet and using email. We aim to keep jargon to a minimum and make the process as enjoyable as possible.
The purpose of this course is to extend your competence of the Windows Operating System.
You will learn how to:
Edit and format text to enable you to write a simple letter and emails
Create your own course completion certificate
Use the Internet and deal with threats and security
A workbook is provided containing exercises to give hands-on experience and general information. This is yours to keep.
Five weeks x2 hours
Lesson 1 Formatting and editing text
Moving and copying text
Editing - Cut, copy and paste
Lesson 2 Creating documents and Printing
Further formatting of text
Writing a simple letter
Creating a course certificate
Print the course certificate
Lesson 3 Using the Internet
Identifying your browser
Getting more from your browser
Getting information from the Internet and saving it for future reference
Special Web Searches
Lesson 4 Threats and Security
Online forms – Register an account
Media – TV, Radio, Film, Music
Lesson 5 e-mail and attachments
How e-mail works
Address book/contacts list
Junk mail and phishing/scams
Getting more from Windows
You should already have some experience of using a Windows computer and/or have attended our Starting off with Windows course.