Introduction to World Wide Web
Thursdays, May 8 & 15, 2014
Time: 9:30 to 11:30 am
Two 2-hour sessions
(Previously offered five times in 2013, and in January & March 2014.)
Beginning Windows seminar, or equivalent knowledge
- This seminar is an introduction to the Internet or the World Wide Web on the Personal Computer (PC).
- You will get hands-on practice using the Windows operating system, gain skill in using the mouse, and get experience with some useful computer programs.
- You will get examples of how PCs and the Internet can be useful in your life and activities.
- The lessons are divided into a two-week seminar. Topics include E-Mail Accounts, Exploring the Internet, Backup, and Computer Security.
- You will be given a manual to keep. The manual contains a step-by-step review of the material covered. In addition, the manual contains several standalone sections that will be helpful references as you continue your computer experiences.
Lesson: Creating E-Mail accounts and Exploring the World Wide Web (the Internet)
- Learn to connect to the Internet and open a browser
- Become familiar with the parts of a browser
- Learn how to navigate to a specific Web page
- Learn how to browse Web sites using links and navigation arrows
- Search the Internet
- Learn the basics of e-mail software
- Read, compose, send, and reply to e-mail
Lesson: Backup and Computer Security
- Learn how to create and implement a backup plan
- Learn about the various threats to your computer security and how to protect your computer