Content and Syllabus:
The aim of this module is to provide learners with an understanding of the computer and its environment. It covers basic terminology associated with computer hardware and software. It provides practical experience in data entry skills, word processing, file management and the use of the Internet
Course Outline:
Introduction to Information Technology
Introduction to Data Entry/Keyboard
Introduction to Word Processing
Introduction to the Internet and Email
Introduction to File Management

Candidates who successfully complete this module will:


  • understand the terminology associated with computer hardware and software.


  • acquire the essential skills to operate a computer.


  • develop the skills required to enter and manipulate text using a word processing package.


  • acquire the skills needed to use the Internet.
3 Hours, one evening or morning per week for 10 weeks.
A component certificate is awarded by QQI on successful completion of this course.
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