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Course Description

Take this hands-on introductory course to discover the world of computers. Student will learn the basics and background of personal computers and terminology, the many uses for a computer, essential commands and how to navigate in the Windows operating systems. No previous knowledge needed. Learn about the following: Hardware: motherboards, hard disks, CD, DVD, RAM memory, ROM memory, Network Interface Cards (NIC), USB, Power Supplies, fans, monitors, modems, mouse, etc. Software: operating systems, application software, accessories, Usage: creating documents, accessing the internet, saving files. Students will set up a free e-mail account where they can communicate with friends and family after the semester.
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Section Title
Introduction to Personal Computers-Thursdays
Type
Discussion
Days
Th
Time
5:30PM to 7:00PM
Dates
Oct 04, 2018 to Dec 13, 2018
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
16.5
Location
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $40.00
Section Notes

Take this hands-on, course to perfect your computer literacy skills. Students will review the basics and background of personal and work computers. Learn how to efficiently use your computers for organizing your work or home task, cleaning your computer for productivity and maximizing your effectiveness when performing technology task at work. Windows 10 operating system is the current system used for employment. Learn to use the system for productive Job Search and job applications.

Instructor: Olayinka Olabinjo is a senior technical support specialist for Temple University. He has more  than 7 years of experience in computer science and information technology. Among his degrees are a PhD in bioinformatics from Temple University and a BA degree from Drexel University in computer science. 
 

 

Section Title
Introduction to Personal Computers-
Type
Discussion
Days
Th
Time
5:30PM to 7:00PM
Dates
Jan 31, 2019 to Apr 11, 2019
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
16.5
Location
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $35.00
Section Notes

Take this hands-on, course to perfect your computer literacy skills. Students will review the basics and background of personal and work computers. Learn how to efficiently use your computers for organizing your work or home task, cleaning your computer for productivity and maximizing your effectiveness when performing technology task at work. Windows 10 operating system is the current system used for employment. Learn to use the system for productive Job Search and job applications.

Instructor: Olayinka Olabinjo is a senior technical support specialist for Temple University. He has more  than 7 years of experience in computer science and information technology. Among his degrees are a PhD in bioinformatics from Temple University and a BA degree from Drexel University in computer science.