Computers the Basics – Part 1

Computers the Basics – Part 1

This course introduces you to using Microsoft Word for your typing efficiently – from capital letters to short cuts.

  • Course Type Adult - Leisure
  • Subject Area Digital and Technology
  • Qualification N/A
  • Study Mode: Part Time Only
  • Course Level Beginners
  • Location Hele Road Centre
  • Course Length 3 weeks
  • Start Date TBC
  • End Date TBC
  • Day TBC
  • Times TBC
  • Fee TBC
  • Reduced Fee TBC

This course is for the complete beginner or for those who have learnt a little but lack confidence.

There is also a Part 2 of this course available. 

You will learn how to:

  • Using the keyboard and mouse – including some shortcuts
  • Experiment with different font styles and sizes
  • Use different alignments
  • Explore and use various presentation icons
  • Type a formal letter
  • Design a poster
  • Save and open work
Entry Requirements



There are sufficient computers for students to work individually.  The college Library and Learning Resource Centre are available for use by students.

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