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Currie Library

Details
Learn IT Beginners' Computer Classes

Courses run for 6 weeks (each session last about two hours) Handouts are provided to take away.

Week 1: Getting started

The basics of a computer system; understanding the desktop, programmes and icons; using the mouse.

Week 2: Word and the keyboard

An introduction to using the keyboard, typing a letter and simple tools of Word; also covers some of the basics of saving and organising your work.

Week 3: The Internet

An introduction to 'the Web'; how websites work and how to search and use 'the net' effectively.

Week 4: E-mail

First of two sessions to get you up and running with e-mail; how to get an address and basics of sending and receiving messages.

Week 5: E-mail / internet

A second session with more detail on using your e-mail and a look at getting the most from the internet - registering with websites and shopping online.

Week 6: Review and re-cap

An 'open' session for you to raise any questions and/or difficulties you have had with subjects covered during the course.

Please ask a member of staff for details.
Ages
65+, 26 - 29, 30 - 34, 35 - 39, 40 - 44, 45 - 49, 50 - 54, 55 - 59, 60 - 64, 17 - 25
Days and Times
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Venue
210 Lanark Road West, Currie
EDINBURGH
EH14 5NX

Localities
South West 
Contact Details
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This record was last modified on: 18 February 2020