Learning the Computer: The Fundamentals
Computers, laptops, smart phones, tablets, mobile computing, the cloud, software, apps, social media
A bewildering world of technology
This course will help you understand the big picture and add core skills necessary to do well in your use of technology
Understand "techno-babble" and terminology, manage privacy and security, remove viruses
Learn to do computer tune-ups to keep your technology running efficiently and fix minor problems
Learn to protect your documents and pictures and different methods of "backing up"
PowerPoint Presentations. Windows, Google, and Mac users welcome
FaceBook, Twitter, LinkedIn... and Other Social Media
Social media is changing ways we connect, communicate, and do business.
What are the top social media programs and apps?
How do you use them and have fun?
- Learn how to set up a Facebook account, create a profile, set privacy preferences, upload pictures and videos, post messages, and more
- What are Twitter and #Hashtags?
- How do you Tweet?
- Other social media channels will be explored, including LinkedIn, Pinterest, Meetup, and Google+
- This class uses PowerPoint and online demonstrations