This course covers basic computer components, file management and naming conventions, basic networking concepts, and basic commands.
Identify basic computer components.
Describe basic file management and naming conventions.
Describe basic networking concepts.
State the purpose of basic commands.
Opening and closing an app
Using the Start menu to start an app
Using the task bar to start an app
Using desktop icons to start an app
Working with more than one program at the same time
Switching between programs
How to play music
How to play video
Using File Explorer
Hard disks, USB sticks (also called thumb drives) and backup drives
Places to store and retrieve files
Changing the file view
Understanding different file types
Understanding folder structures
Opening and closing a folder
Navigating through folders
Selecting, opening and closing files
Creating and saving files
Renaming and deleting files
Moving and copying files between folders
Moving and organizing the desktop icons
Adding and removing desktop shortcuts
Adding and removing items from the Start menu
Adding apps to the Task Bar
Changing the desktop background
Changing the screen saver
Connecting the phone to the computer
Choosing which pictures to download and where to store them
Starting the download
Viewing your pictures
How to delete pictures from your phone
How to send and receive email
How to use CC and BCC
Replying to or forwarding a message
Attaching a file to a message
Other relevant topics (such as contacts, calendar etc.) as appropriate
What is a browser?
Using Google to search websites
Using Google Images to search (then save) images
Using Google Maps to plan a journey
How to navigate a web page
How to bookmark a favourite website
Using Cortana (using voice and typed search)
Using the 'Tell me what you want to do' tool
Searching for a program
Searching for a file
What is a dialog box?