How to Use Your Computer – Windows 10
Develop skills for using Windows PC’s and the internet, sending and receiving emails and explore Microsoft Word. Topics include physical components of computers, Microsoft Windows navigation, Microsoft Word basics, an introduction to the internet and developing keyboarding skills.
Starts Wednesday 8th May
Time: 1:00 – 4:00 pm
Migrate from Windows 7 to Windows 10
Microsoft will discontinue support for Windows7 in 2020. This course will advise and guide you through the migration process from Windows7 to Windows10. Compare and understand the differences between the two operating systems, learn useful tips and tricks, understand security, data backup and privacy threads, and explore the changes to the Microsoft Office suite.
Cancelled for Term 2
This class may be offered again.
Computing and Digital Media
Introduction to Digital Media
This class is a great place to begin learning about computers, phones, tablets, iPads, iPhones, email, the Cloud, music and photos. You will also learn about apps, what are they and how to get them. The emphasis is on exploring, and what can we do for free. You’ll be expertly guided and be in safe hands during this initial exploration of modern day computers
Starts Monday 6th May
Time: 9:00 – 12:00 noon
Digital Media – The Next Step
Now that we’ve covered the basics of modern-day computing we will begin to refine our knowledge and skill covering email, the cloud, apps, safe surfing, passwords and how to keep the hackers at bay. You will also learn how easy it is to share photos, videos and documents in a confidential and focused way.
Starts Tuesday 30th April
Time: 9:30 – 12:30 pm
Advanced Computing and Digital Media
Build your confidence by exploring more advanced aspects of modern computing and digital media. Learn how phones and other devices interact with each other via the cloud, explore safe navigation of social media platforms, and take advantage of the vast world of free apps. Deepen your understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other Office tools.
iPads and Tablets
Find out how you get more from your iPad or tablet. Manage apps, photos and email. For beginners and those who want to explore all that their device can do.
Starts Thursday 16th May
Time: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm