Tech Savvy Seniors – Introduction to Shared Photos Online

Course Overview

Need a quick, cheap and easy way to share photos and videos online directly with a few people? With our Introduction to Shared Photos Online we will teach you to display photos at the one online place so that everyone you know can view them!

You may already have a Facebook account and email address but want to learn how – and when – to make the most of them to share photos, videos and other files.

Take control of your digital storytelling, connect with friends and family, and learn the art of creating a centralised online space for your memories. Join us in this and dive into the world of shared photos online!

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

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What you will learn

Course outline

In this workshop we will cover using email and Facebook to share your photos and files. First up, we will look at how to attach files to your emails.

Second, we will look at how you can use your Facebook account (if you have one) to upload individual photos and entire photo albums to the web, for viewing by anybody on your friends list – or in the world, if you choose.

Course outcome

In this course we will cover:

  • Emailing attachments
  • Sharing photos with Facebook
  • Other services you can try

What you need to know

Entry requirements

Prerequisite: Essential

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.

Participants should also have:

  • A basic knowledge of email – your email account details including password
  • A basic knowledge of Facebook – your Facebook account details including password
  • A basic knowledge of your smartphone
  • A basic knowledge of PC functionality – how to start and close a Windows PC, how to control a mouse, how to find and open a program, how to navigate on any web browser of your choice (Google Chrome, Apple Safari or Microsoft Edge)

Prerequisite: Desirable

  • Some knowledge of web navigation would be advantageous, but not essential.

What you need to provide

If you wish, bring your own Windows laptop

Note: A Windows PC with Microsoft Word will be provided

  • Notepad and Pen

Coming soon

There are currently no classes scheduled for this course.

Please check back later as classes are added regularly or get in touch for more information.

Delivery Mode

To meet the needs of our students Macquarie Community College balances delivery and engagement across permanent, regular and temporary delivery sites and offer face-to-face, remote zoom classes and self-paced learning options.

Ways to Study

  • On campus

Our college campus locations are:

    • Blacktown
    • Chatswood
    • Carlingford
    • Epping
    • Ryde
    • Mt Druitt
  • Virtual classroom
  • Complete workplace training
  • Combine ways to study


How you got questions? Please see our comprehensive FAQ page for everything you need to know about Macquarie Community College, our policies, student support, application and enrolment procedures.

How to Enrol

Step 1 - Choose Your Course

  • Select the non-accredited short course you are interested in.
  • Find a day and time that suits your schedule.

Note: Enrolment is open to anyone 18 years or older.

Step 2 - Enrol and Verify

  • Click ‘Enrol Now’ after selecting your course and schedule.
  • Enter your details on the enrolment page.
  • Verify your email through a secure link sent to your email address.
  • Complete the secure checkout and payment process.

Ensure you read the Terms and Conditions available at: Macquarie Community College Terms and Conditions. For assistance, call customer service at 1300 845 888.

Step 3 - Receive Your Enrolment Details

  • You will receive an immediate enrolment confirmation email upon successful enrolment. Check and read the attached Terms and Conditions.
  • The payer of the enrolment will receive a tax invoice immediately after processing.
  • You will receive a course reminder email a day before your class begins.
  • For Online Zoom classes, a Zoom link and password will be emailed the day before class. Use the same link and password for subsequent sessions if applicable.