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Computing: Introduction (1)

State ID: MAA02
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Description

This is the first course in a three-part series. Overcome your fears and join in our popular introductory course, suitable for all ages and professions. This course will help you build practical skills to use a personal computer. Gain confidence using the mouse and keyboard and understand how Windows 10 works. 

If you are new to the world of computers or haven’t had to use them very much in the past and want to learn in a supportive and pressure free environment, then this is the course for you.
 
This course covers: 
► A basic overview of how PC’s work
► Navigating the windows desktop icons, Task bar, and start menu
► Using the mouse’s left and right buttons
► Keyboard skills and shortcuts
► Finding and saving files & pictures
► Printing and sharing files
► Basic troubleshooting

You can find more information on Part 2, and Part 3 of the series here:

Computing: Beyond Basics (2)(opens in a new tab)
Computing: Email and internet (3)(opens in a new tab)

Certification

On successful completion of this course, students will receive a statement of attainment for the following nationally accredited units. 
BSBITU111 – Operate a Personal Digital Device

Non-Concession: $14.20
Concession: N/A
Commercial / International: $ to be advised

 

School age students

Students who would normally be attending year 12 or below in the current calendar year will be eligible to enrol at the commercial / international rate for this course.

 

International students

This courses isn’t available to Visa 500 International Students.

For information on international courses, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website

www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses

Other visa holder students

All other visa holders (i.e 457, 300, 485, 489, 496) contact either South West or Great Southern Campuses to confirm your eligibility;

South West Campuses    studentservices@srtafe.wa.edu.au    0417 937 894

Great Southern Campuses    studentsupport@srtafe.wa.edu.au    1800 675 781

LLN requirements:

If you have language, numeracy or literacy concerns, please discuss them with us before the course starts.

Participants are encouraged to bring:

•             Pencil case and notebook

•             Water bottle, snacks

•             UBS/ thumb drive

Tea and coffee are provided during your class break.

Study options and next steps

Click on your preferred study mode below to get started with your application or enrolment.

Details
Duration 4 x 3 hour sessions
When Date: Register Your Interest
Time: 9.00am-12.00pm
Where Albany
Details
Duration To be advised
When Date: Register your interest
Time: To be advised
Where Bunbury

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