Basic Computers

OSH 908 / Non Credit
Course taught in: English

Course description: Learning how to operate a computer whether you are getting started with your first computer or are just looking to learn more about how coputers work. You will learn the fundamentals of how to use a computer. 


Week 1

Getting started with your personal computer. How the computer is connected to your devices. Identify the common components of the personal computer.

Week 2

Using the application software. Navigating in a word processing document. Finding information in a Database.

Week 3

Connecting to a Network. Access to the Internet. Providing the basic concept on how to work with emails and document transfers

Week 4

Proving the knowledge acquired on everyday computer searches.

Week 5

Learning security essentials and more.  Surf the web in a safe way. Without compromising your personal information

Week 6

Reviewing all material - Q&A.


Instructor: Ms. Joan Nurse






This course is available as part of the following:

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute Courses
These courses and programs are available at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Membership is required. Our classes take place in Lau Founders Hall, 1550 Brescia Ave., Coral Gables, FL 33146 unless otherwise noted below.

OLLI 2019-2020 Membership is required to take this course and will be added to your cart upon enrollment. If you already have purchased a membership, you will not be charged for this membership.
OLLI 2019-2020 Membership Added to cart upon enrollment.
Starts: 8/1/2019 Ends: 7/31/2020