Diploma In Computers and Internet for Beginners Online Course

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How To Stay Safe While You Are Online

The introduction to computers course is ideal for anyone who is looking to learn basic computer and internet skills. This is an excellent course for students, teachers, professionals or anyone who would like to learn more about computers, the internet and social media.

Technology is evolving every day, and with a basic understanding of computers, not only can you communicate with a wider variety of people, but you can also get ahead in your personal and professional life. As you work through this course, you will obtain an overview of basic computer and internet skills and how to stay safe while you are online.

With this online course all of your course information is available whenever and wherever you require it. You are awarded the opportunity to study at a pace that is comfortable for you, which means you can access the course information 24 hours a day.

You can access the course with any internet enabled device, and you will receive complimentary online support while you train. Furthermore, you will find the course to be incredibly easy to go through thanks to the flexible modules.

By the end of this course, you will learn :

  • An introduction to computers
  • Fixing mistakes and working with files
  • Using your computer for daily tasks
  • Keyboard shortcuts and applications
  • What is the internet and basic internet skills
  • How to use the internet
  • How to use the Cloud
  • How to use your email and social media
  • How to stay safe on the internet
  • Help buying computers

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn the fundamentals of computers and the internet
  2. Comprehensive 10 module Accredited Certificate In Computers and Internet for Beginners  Online Course 
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading coomputer and internet experts
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion awarded with passing score for the online assessment
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device.

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course, receive a certificate of completion with a passing score (for the online assessment) and will be issued a certificate via email.

Module 1: A Basic Overview of Computers

  • The different parts that make up a computer
  • How to turn on and operate a computer
  • How to use a mouse and keyboard
  • How to use an operating system

Module 2: Fixing Mistakes and Working with Files

  • What to do when you make a mistake when using a computer
  • How to undo and redo actions on a computer
  • How to create, edit and delete files and folders
  • How to locate files and folders on a computer

Module 3: Common Day-to-Day Computer Tasks

  • How to understand the Menu Bar
  • How to cut, copy, and paste
  • How to undo changes
  • How to adjust the settings on your computer

Module 4: Keyboard Shortcuts and Using Applications

  • What keyboard shortcuts are
  • How to use keyboard shortcuts in Windows
  • How to use keyboard shortcuts in Mac OS
  • How to use Windows applications

Module 5: Basic Internet Use

  • What the internet and the world wide web is
  • How the internet works
  • Activities that you can do on the internet
  • Choosing an internet service provider and setting up internet

Module 6: How to Use the Internet

  • How to get online with a web browser
  • How to identify the parts of an internet browser
  • How to use a search engine to find information
  • How to navigate a website

Module 7: Beyond Internet Basics

  • How to use the cloud on the internet
  • How to create effective usernames and passwords
  • How to use sign-up forms
  • How to use bookmarks and tabs

Module 8: Email and Social Media

  • How to send and receive electronic mail
  • How to use advanced email features
  • How to manage your email inbox
  • The most popular social networking sites

Module 9: Internet Safety

  • How to create strong account passwords
  • How to avoid common password mistakes
  • How to recognise internet threats
  • How to avoid spam and phishing

Module 10: Computer Buying Guide

  • The different types of computers
  • What you can use your computer for
  • How much you should spend on a computer
  • Choosing a processor, memory and operating system

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

About this Course

How To Stay Safe While You Are Online

The introduction to computers course is ideal for anyone who is looking to learn basic computer and internet skills. This is an excellent course for students, teachers, professionals or anyone who would like to learn more about computers, the internet and social media.

Technology is evolving every day, and with a basic understanding of computers, not only can you communicate with a wider variety of people, but you can also get ahead in your personal and professional life. As you work through this course, you will obtain an overview of basic computer and internet skills and how to stay safe while you are online.

With this online course all of your course information is available whenever and wherever you require it. You are awarded the opportunity to study at a pace that is comfortable for you, which means you can access the course information 24 hours a day.

You can access the course with any internet enabled device, and you will receive complimentary online support while you train. Furthermore, you will find the course to be incredibly easy to go through thanks to the flexible modules.

By the end of this course, you will learn :

  • An introduction to computers
  • Fixing mistakes and working with files
  • Using your computer for daily tasks
  • Keyboard shortcuts and applications
  • What is the internet and basic internet skills
  • How to use the internet
  • How to use the Cloud
  • How to use your email and social media
  • How to stay safe on the internet
  • Help buying computers

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn the fundamentals of computers and the internet
  2. Comprehensive 10 module Accredited Certificate In Computers and Internet for Beginners  Online Course 
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading coomputer and internet experts
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion awarded with passing score for the online assessment
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon purchase an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device.

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course, receive a certificate of completion with a passing score (for the online assessment) and will be issued a certificate via email.

Module 1: A Basic Overview of Computers

  • The different parts that make up a computer
  • How to turn on and operate a computer
  • How to use a mouse and keyboard
  • How to use an operating system

Module 2: Fixing Mistakes and Working with Files

  • What to do when you make a mistake when using a computer
  • How to undo and redo actions on a computer
  • How to create, edit and delete files and folders
  • How to locate files and folders on a computer

Module 3: Common Day-to-Day Computer Tasks

  • How to understand the Menu Bar
  • How to cut, copy, and paste
  • How to undo changes
  • How to adjust the settings on your computer

Module 4: Keyboard Shortcuts and Using Applications

  • What keyboard shortcuts are
  • How to use keyboard shortcuts in Windows
  • How to use keyboard shortcuts in Mac OS
  • How to use Windows applications

Module 5: Basic Internet Use

  • What the internet and the world wide web is
  • How the internet works
  • Activities that you can do on the internet
  • Choosing an internet service provider and setting up internet

Module 6: How to Use the Internet

  • How to get online with a web browser
  • How to identify the parts of an internet browser
  • How to use a search engine to find information
  • How to navigate a website

Module 7: Beyond Internet Basics

  • How to use the cloud on the internet
  • How to create effective usernames and passwords
  • How to use sign-up forms
  • How to use bookmarks and tabs

Module 8: Email and Social Media

  • How to send and receive electronic mail
  • How to use advanced email features
  • How to manage your email inbox
  • The most popular social networking sites

Module 9: Internet Safety

  • How to create strong account passwords
  • How to avoid common password mistakes
  • How to recognise internet threats
  • How to avoid spam and phishing

Module 10: Computer Buying Guide

  • The different types of computers
  • What you can use your computer for
  • How much you should spend on a computer
  • Choosing a processor, memory and operating system

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet. 

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 070NSA40
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Unlimited lifetime access to course material
Time required: Study at your own pace
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate of Completion

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