Course descriptions, links and downloads for Sessions in Block 1
This is not a requirement and all can be covered during the tutored sessions but you may wish to engage in some pre-session practice before joining us.
Sign up to the Learn My Way web site - see http://www.learnmyway.com/
Complete the Planner – see http://www.learnmyway.com/get-started/planner
Make sure your computer has is configured to update automatically and is protected with at least Security Essentials – see http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/security/pc-security/mse.aspx
Computer Basics – at http://www.bbc.co.uk/webwise/courses/computer-basics/lessons/computer-basics
Icons and Windows – at http://www.bbc.co.uk/webwise/courses/computer-basics/lessons/icons-and-windows
Printing – at http://www.bbc.co.uk/webwise/courses/computer-basics/lessons/printing
Free Basic Computer Training - see http://www.meganga.com/
Venue: Hampsthwaite Memorial Hall - a registered UK Online Centre (No 3455051)Tel: 0789 4442227 Email: email@example.comURL: www.hampsthwaite.org.uk/memorialhall
Tutored sessions every Tuesday at 10.00am or 2.00pm @ £5 per session (discounts available for Hampsthwaite residents)
See Memorial Hall Noticeboard or the online Events Calendar for confirmation of all sessions. Sessions are aimed at complete beginners through to those who have some experience of using computers - but no previous knowledge of computers is assumed.
Introduction: Explore the many free resources on the Learn My Way web site. Here you can see the resources available, plan your own learning and decide if you wish to 'do it yourself' or join one of our tutored sessions. The aim of our tutored sessions is to provide a supportive environment where there is always someone to ask if you need help.
Sign up for a Learn My Way Account (Centre No.3455051) - see https://www.learnmyway.com/user/register#step1
Explore the many free resources available - see http://www.learnmyway.com/whats-online
Teach yourself at home or join the low-cost planned sessions here at Hampsthwaite Online.
Tutored Sessions: For each session a key focus is suggested but participants can work on topics at their own pace and in any order - see below for payment details.
Session 1 – Getting Started with Keyboard
Session 2 – Getting Started with Mouse
Session 3 – Getting Started with Email
Session 4 – Getting Started with the Internet (1: safe use)
Session 5 – Getting Started with the Internet (2: searching and saving)
Session 6 – Photos on-line
Session 7 – Shopping and Services Online
Session 8 – Socialising online