Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to Apple iPad

Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to Apple iPad

$10 Limited inc GST
Tech Savvy Seniors - Introduction to Apple iPad

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Participants must be over 60 years old. Tech Savvy Seniors is an initiative of the NSW Ageing Strategy and is funded in partnership between the NSW Government and Telstra

Online learning option now available – join our online classes with livestream video classes over Zoom.

You will need to sign up for a Zoom account prior to your first class. A link to join the class via Zoom will be sent 24-48 hours before the first class and will include a link to a Zoom “How To” document.

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Tech Savvy Seniors – Introduction to iPad Tablets

Online learning options now available

In this workshop you will learn useful tips on how to browse the web, watch movies, play games, send and receive emails, even type up letters on the iPad. Whoever you are, there are lots of reasons to learn more about the iPad! iPads are a revolutionary new way of accessing the internet, playing games and communicating. You’ve seen friends and family watching movies and reading books on the iPad and want to find out more, or you want to surf the internet and send emails but don’t need or want a computer. Or maybe you like your computer but wish it was easier to use and move from place to place.

Online learning for this course is at scheduled class times and sessions. It could include:

  • Livestream video classes online;
  • Interaction with your tutor and other students during livestream video sessions;
  • Group exercises, group discussion, reading dialogue, written exercises, and games to practice new learned skills in an enjoyable way.

Please note: You will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.

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

Course Outline

  • Topics covered in the workshop include:
  • Differences between a computer and an iPad and how the two can work together
  • Using the touchscreen and understanding gesture control
  • How to start up programs on the iPad, connect wirelessly to the internet and how to navigate using a virtual keyboard
  • How to navigate the web using the iPad
  • Apps and various media from online stores

Course Outcome

You will learn useful tips on how to browse the web, watch movies, play games, send and receive emails, even type up letters on the iPad. Whoever you are, there are lots of reasons to learn more about the iPad!

What to Bring

  • Notepad and pen
  • Your own Ipad Tablet
  • An internet-connected laptop or desktop computer is provided by the workshop organisers. You may need to share a computer with others in the workshop.

Prerequisite: Desirable

  • No prior knowledge is required

Important Information

Please note: For the Online Class, you will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.

Delivery Mode

This course is delivered in the following mode:

  • Online class: delivered over Zoom’s video conferencing platform.

Online learning for this course is at scheduled class times and sessions. It could include:

  • Livestream video classes online;
  • Interaction with your tutor and other students during livestream video sessions;
  • Group exercises, group discussion, reading dialogue, written exercises, and games to practice new learned skills in an enjoyable way.

Please note: You will need access to the internet and a smartphone, tablet, computer or laptop in order to participate in the livestream video classes.