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Course Details & Registration Information

Course
Computer Basics for Plus 50
Name
CSP-4000JV2
Available Classes
Not currently offered.
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
This course is for the Plus 50 adults who need basic computer skills
Description
Are you thinking about getting a new computer or upgrading to Windows 10? Computer Basics is for the inexperienced or novice adult user. By the end of this class students will have experience using the Microsoft Windows Operating system.
Course Objectives
  1. Understand the basic Windows Operating System
  2. Learn about the Microsoft Windows Desktop Graphical User Interface (GUI)
  3. Get to know the Control Panel and about Microsoft Settings
Outline of Instruction
  1. Windows 10 Operating System Basics
  2. Common Computer Terms and Acronyms
  3. Internet Basics, World Wide Web, Web Browsers, and Useful Web Addresses
  4. Windows Explore and File Structure
  5. Demonstrating the Importance of the Control Panel and the Microsoft Settings
    Window
Contact Hours
12
CEU's
No
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
No
CE to CU Articulation
No
Prerequisites
None
Text and Supplies Needed
None
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
N/A
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of at least 70% of course material taught.
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
N/A
Intended Audience
This course is for the Plus 50 adults who need basic computer skills
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
Related Courses
  • Computer Basics: Microsoft Windows 10 - SEF-3001IO2
Course Contact Information
Elizabeth Knocklein
919-866-7209