​Computers Without Fear: An Introduction to Personal Computers


Are you new to computers? This course covers the evolution of computers, types of PCs, the Input-Process-Output cycle and fundamental computer skills. Students will learn how to switch on a PC, identify system components, use input and output devices, manage disk drives, change monitor settings and more. You will learn how to manage files and folders, use e-mail, and browse the Web with Internet Explorer. This course is designed to go at the pace of the students. To see if this course is for you, click here to complete the checklist to gauge your current skill level.
 
Instructor suggests (but not required) student purchase:
 
Introduction to Personal Computers, Windows 7 edition, ISBN-10: 1-4260-1933-5, which can be purchased from http://www.axzopress.com/ for approximately $16.75 (not including tax and shipping). You may find it cheaper on Amazon or another online store.
 
This is a not-for-credit course.
As such, you will not earn units and the class will not be reflected on your banner schedule or on transcripts. As a not-for-credit course, Financial Aid cannot be used to pay for or offset the costs of this course.
 
Dates & Times:    Friday, November 15th, 2013
                           8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
 
Location: BICS Training Center, Room 1
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Cost: $79
 
Instructor: Doug Arnold (doug@arnoldwebdev.com)
 
To Register: Click here to register for this course.
 
Cancellation & Refund Policy:
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Last Updated: 10/22/2013 10:17 AM