Computer Classes

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You will learn to move around your tablet, how to connect to the internet and to use apps. Skills include: The differences between a PC and a Tablet. How to touch, swipe, tap, pinch, hold and drag. Setting up security. Surfing the web. How to download and install Applications and E-Reading.

You will learn how to use these on-line and how to download the Apps. PressReader gives you access to thousands of magazines and newspapers, Libby gives you access to library e-books and e-audiobooks while Bookmyne enables you to check your library account, renew loans and place holds on titles you wish to read.

You will learn how to create a Facebook account and use it to engage with your friends, post to your wall, accept and send friend requests, send private messages and set your privacy settings.

You will learn how to create a free email account, send, receive, reply and forward emails, send receive and save attachments, create folders and recognise spam and other potentially harmful emails.

You will learn what Google Drive is, what you might use it for, how to use Google Drive to store, create and share files and how to use Google Docs.

You will learn about basic document editing skills using Google Docs. Skills: create, save, retrieve documents, enter, select, format text, cut, copy, paste, bullets, numbering, spell check, grammar check and insert clip art.

You will learn how to download and share photos from your camera and/or smartphone. Skills: Transfering photos from your digital camera to a computer, sharing photos with family and friends, store photos in Google Drive.