Computer Basics

COMPUTER-BASICSRealizing the importance of computer education in enhancing computer skills and its benefits on efficiency
and productivity on individual performance, We, Green Computing Nepal, have developed this Computer Basics training
course which will help individuals to perform their jobs efficiently and accurately using computer.

This course is especially suited for individuals that need to work with computers
in their professional and personal works. Whether you are a CEO or a research student you have
to use computer for your work. With this course you will be able to develop proficiency in using
computer and understand its operation.

 

SYLLABUS

MODULE 1: WINDOWS

  • Manage proper folder structure to store files in order
  • Searching files
  • Setting user privilege based on the user type
  • Installing and Uninstalling applications
  • Configuring devices and installing device drivers
  • Virus and security threats, using antivirus to avoid virus threats
  • Manage backups of files to avoid from loss of data
  • Setting printing preferences before printing

MODULE 2: MICROSOFT WORD 2007

  • Creating styles and formatting documents
  • Creating Table of Contents, List of tables, list of figures
  • Creating bibliography automatically
  • Creating multiple header and footer in the document
  • Track changes in the document documents
  • Using smart art
  • Creating flowcharts using basic shapes
  • Mail Merge
  • Creating tables and sorting data
  • Inserting clipart, pictures, graphs

MODULE 3: MICROSOFT EXCEL 2007

  • Using basic excel formulas to perform simple calculations
  • Formatting cells to input types of values
  • Using filters
  • Sorting the records
  • Inserting graphs
  • Using page break preview to create boundary for pages in excel
  • Printing pages in excel sheet
  • Creating charts

MODULE 4: MICROSOFT POWERPOINT 2007

  • Creating effective Microsoft PowerPoint presentations
  • Using background themes or templates, font style, color schemes for presentation
  • Apply slide transition effect
  • Create custom animation
  • Create time based presentation using rehearsals
  • Printing presentation in handout formats

MODULE 5: CREATING PDF

  • Convert word, excel or PowerPoint files to PDF
  • Combine multiple PDFs
  • Using OCR to extract text from images or scanned copies.

MODULE 6: COMPRESSING DOCUMENTS

  • Compressing documents using winzip or winrar to reduce size of the documents
  • Uncompress documents

MODULE 7: BURNING CDS AND DVDS

  • Writing files to CD or DVD using software like NERO

MODULE 8: EMAIL/ INTERNET CONCEPTS

  • Introduction to browsers like Firefox, Internet Explorer, Safari
  • Knowledge of bookmarking, history, tabs
  • Difference between http and https
  • Sending email with attachments
  • Introduction to POP, SMTP protocols, incoming mail server and outgoing mail server
  • Configuring POP emails to outlook express
  • Follow up emails in Outlook
  • Schedule, coordinate and invite for meetings using outlook express
  • Create a to do list using outlook express
  • Using search engines to find the relevant content
  • Using different searching patterns

MODULE 9: PHOTO EDITING

  • Reducing photo sizes
  • Resizing photo

Though this training course will not yield any particular career prospects on its own, however, as almost all types of jobs in this modern world essentially need computer skills. Whether you are an CEO of financial institution or project manager of engineering project or an administrative staffs, your performance and productivity is expressed by the your computer skills and literacy.