Tech Savvy Seniors - Computer Basics

Tech Savvy Seniors - Computer Basics

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Tech Savvy Seniors – Computer Basics – Sydney Course

Learn all about computer basics, and how your computer works! The Internet, online security, using social media sites (e.g. Facebook) and discussion on new devices available in the market.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Blacktown, Carlingford, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and Ryde. Enrol today or enquire now!

Course Outline

  • Exploring the Web
  • Internet Explorer
  • Search engines
  • Storing favourite websites
  • E-Books
  • Online information e.g. entertainment, leisure activities
  • Online stores e.g eBay
  • Protecting yourself on the Web
  • Online security
  • Save navigation of the web
  • Privacy
  • Anti-virus applications
  • Online shopping
  • Connecting to the World: Online communication tools e.g. Skype, Emails, Forums, Audio and visual applications
  • New Technologies: iPad, Smart Phones, E-Book devices, Digital cameras

Course Outcome

By the end of the course, you will feel more confident in using the computer and its functions. You will become more familiar with exploring the internet and using it for shopping, browsing, and have more understanding about cyber safety. You will also be introduced to other technologies such as tablets, digital cameras, e-books and smart phones.

What to Bring

  • Notepad
  • Pen
  • USB
  • A course manual which can be taken home.

On campus students will be provided with a computer during the class.

Delivery Mode

Face to face class: delivered in a computer room involving a combination of teacher demonstration and practical work.

Macquarie Community College operates from a range of venues across North and Western Sydney. We have campuses in Blacktown, Carlingford, Chatswood, Mt Druitt, Richmond and Ryde. Enrol today or enquire now!

Course testimonials:

  • Sandy said: Class was run at a level I could understand for my basic understanding