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Basic Computers

Introduction to Computers: 1st Time User

This course is designed for the “pure beginner.” Students will start with a guided tour through operating the hardware, including using the keyboard, mouse, disks, printers, and much more. Learn the basics of working in Microsoft Windows. Get your first exposure to the worldwide web, including the Internet and email. 

Course Information

Dates/Time: Tuesday, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, 2 weeks, 9/23-9/30


Cost: $139 + $10 capital fee

CRN: 737 Course Number:  CMPA1107 Section: RWD

Introduction to Computers: Novice Users

Designed for the new user who has spent some time with PCs. Learn how to use Microsoft Windows accessories to manage and configure your PC. Learn basic troubleshooting and how to protect your PC. Discover the necessities of your computer’s health.

Course Information

Dates/Time: Tuesday, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, 2 weeks, 10/7-10/14

Location: Riverwalk

Cost: $139 + $10 capital fee

CRN: 738 Course Number: CMPA1108 Section: RWC

Managing your Documents, Spreadsheets, Photos, and Other Computer Files

Much of the time and effort you put into creating something (a document, spreadsheet, presentation, database, etc.) gets wasted if you can’t easily find it again when you need it. Prevent losing work by using techniques covered in this seminar to create, maintain, and backup your own computer file system.

Course Information

Dates/Time: Tuesday, 1:00 – 4:00 pm, 2 weeks, 10/21-10/28

Location: Riverwalk

Cost: $139 + $10 capital fee

CRN: 742 Course Number: CMPA1108 Section: RWB