Workforce Solutions at Northeast State will offer a non-credit course on computers this summer to give beginners the basics about navigating the personal computing world.
The Computer Concepts course is an introduction to computers for individuals with little to no previous computer experience. Students will learn basic navigation and operation of computers, and will receive hands-on experience with popular computer applications. Participants will learn windows operating system basics; starting and using programs; creating, saving, and organizing information; using a Word Processor (WordPad and WORD 2010 basics); using the Internet and e-mail to receive and send messages while keeping your messages safe.
The course breaks down into eight sessions:
Session 1-2 Wednesday, June 6 and Thursday, June 7
Session 3-4 Wednesday, June 13 and Thursday, June 14
Session 5-6 Wednesday, June 20 and Thursday, June 21
Session 7-8 Wednesday, June 27 and Thursday, June 28
The course is ideal for individuals with little computer experience who need or want a basic working knowledge of computers. Class meets 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., at the main campus in Blountville, adjacent to Tri-Cities Regional Airport. The course fee is $320.
For information, contact 423.354.2570 or cmtauscher@NortheastState.edu.