Basic Computer Course

Computers - An overview of computer and systems

    1. Elements of Computer System, Hardware & Software
    2. Block diagram of a computer, CPU, Memory, Input/ Out devices
    3. Mouse and Keyboard
    4. Using a mouse (single and double click and their functions)
    5. Printers, Scanners, Multi-functional Printer
    6. UPS, Generator
    7. CD, DVD, USB Drives (Flash / Pen Drives)ecel
    8. Networking devices – Switch, LAN Cable

MS Windows XP - Operating System

    1. Start, Shutdown and Restart
    2. Desktop, Icons, Recycle Bin, My Computer, My Documents
    3. Minimizing, Maximizing, Resizing and Closing Windows
    4. Files and folders, directory tree, drives
    5. Coping / moving files between folders and drives
    6. Renaming, Deleting files and folders
    7. Searching, Finding files and folders
    8. Launching an application and closing an application
    9. Taskbar – Setting up / changing date and time

MS Word

    1. Creating a new word document
    2. Opening an existing document, Editing and Saving a document
    3. Typing a text, deleting, inserting, finding, replacing, copying and moving text
    4. Justifying texts
    5. Bold, Italics, Underline, Strike, Double Strike and Colouring text
    6. Selecting Font and Font Sizes
    7. Formatting page, margins, page size, portrait and landscape
    8. Inserting symbols, pictures
    9. Using Bullet Lists
    10. Using and manipulating tables, inserting / deleting of rows and columns
    11. Sorting tables
    12. Using Header and footer, Inserting Page number
    13. Changing character width and line spacing
    14. Printing of a document, Using print preview
    15. Copy / moving text between two different documents
    16. Typing More than one language in the same text
    17. Shortcuts for various activities in MS Word

MS Excel

    1. Creating a new worksheet
    2. Opening an existing worksheet
    3. Editing and Saving a worksheet
    4. Creating, Renaming and Deleting worksheets in a workbook
    5. Types of data (Numeric, text etc.)
    6. Entering in a cell
    7. Manipulation of a cell, row and column (deleting, inserting, finding, replacing,
    8. pying and moving)
    9. Justifying in a cell, Merging cells and columns
    10. Addition, Subtraction and using formula
    11. Selecting Font and Font Sizes
    12. Using and manipulating tables, inserting / deleting of rows and columns
    13. Sorting Columns
    14. Using Header and footer, Inserting Page number
    15. Border and Shading of cells, rows and columns
    16. Formatting page, margins, page size, portrait and landscape
    17. Selecting area for printing, Printing of a worksheet and workbooks, Using print
    18. preview

MS PowerPoint

    1. Creating a new presentation
    2. Opening an existing presentation
    3. Editing and Saving a presentation
    4. Formatting Presentation – Slide layout, Slide Design, Slide background
    5. Inserting symbols, chart, tables, pictures, videos and audios
    6. Inserting page number, date and time
    7. Different types of views
    8. Preparing for a slide show – animation schemes
    9. Printing slides, handout and notes pages

Internet

    1. Introduction to Internet
    2. Searching the web
    3. Emailing