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Our Computer Literacy certificates are designed for new computer users. Explore Windows and Mac operating systems and basic computer applications, then learn the basics of email & the Internet. Our daytime classes will get you up to speed. Become an Osher member and enjoy discounts for many of the courses in these popular certificate programs.


Computer Basics - Upcoming Classes

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Using a computer is for everyone! This beginning computer course for adults acquaints the novice with computer terminology, essential concepts, and, best of all, actual experience at the computer. Topics include startup and shutdown procedures, keyboard and mouse operation, and an overview of popular computing functions. Prerequisite: None.

Section FAA‐PD

51010
$149
08/19/2019 - 08/21/2019
Mon, Wed 6:00 PM ‐ 8:30 PM
Daniel Norton
CE South Building

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Learn the basic functions of the latest Windows operating system and how to customize its setup. Work with files and folders, shortcuts and properties. Resize windows, use the taskbar, start menu and recycle bin, and get an introduction to shortcuts. In addition, explore popular software and get started with launching programs. This class uses Windows 10. Prerequisite: 51010 or basic computer experience.

Section FAA‐PD

51101
$249
08/26/2019 - 08/30/2019
Mon, Wed, Fri 6:00 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
Daniel Norton
CE South Building

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Using a computer is for everyone! This beginning computer course for adults acquaints the novice with computer terminology, essential concepts, and, best of all, actual experience at the computer. Topics include startup and shutdown procedures, keyboard and mouse operation, and an overview of popular computing functions. Prerequisite: None.

Section FAB‐PD

51010
$149
09/03/2019 - 09/05/2019
Tue, Thu 9:30 AM ‐ 12:00 PM
Daniel Norton
CE South Building

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Learn the basic functions of the latest Windows operating system and how to customize its setup. Work with files and folders, shortcuts and properties. Resize windows, use the taskbar, start menu and recycle bin, and get an introduction to shortcuts. In addition, explore popular software and get started with launching programs. This class uses Windows 10. Prerequisite: 51010 or basic computer experience.

Section FAB‐PD

51101
$249
09/09/2019 - 09/16/2019
Mon, Wed 2:00 PM ‐ 5:00 PM
Daniel Norton
CE South Building

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Explore the newest Microsoft Operating System: Windows 10. This course provides an overview of Windows 10 in order to familiarize students with the newest features. Students should be able to navigate Windows 10 and have a basic mastery of the operating system by the end of the course. Prerequisite: Working knowledge of any version of Windows.

Section FAA‐PD

51202
$95
09/18/2019
Wed 2:00 PM ‐ 5:00 PM
Daniel Norton
CE South Building

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Explore the newest Microsoft Operating System: Windows 10. This course provides an overview of Windows 10 in order to familiarize students with the newest features. Students should be able to navigate Windows 10 and have a basic mastery of the operating system by the end of the course. Prerequisite: Working knowledge of any version of Windows.

Section FAB‐PD

51202
$95
10/01/2019
Tue 6:00 PM ‐ 9:00 PM
Bryan O'Neill
CE South Building

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