Computer Classes

Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing Clinic

Practice tutorials and custom lessons for improving typing and keyboarding skills to help you create the cover letter and résumé needed to launch your career. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well.Class Objectives:

Microsoft Word !

This hands-on adult computer class is designed to let you enter the personal computer world on the ground floor.The class was created for people who feel they need to learn the basics of computers including:parts terminologybasic Windows 7 skillsbasic mouse skills (including right-click and left-click)how to navigate the mouse pada basic overview of Microsoft Office 2010The classes are two hours. Space is limited, so please call 202-541-6226 during library hours to register.

PC Basics

This hands-on adult computer class is designed to let you enter the personal computer world on the ground floor. The class was created for people who feel they need to learn the basics of computers, including:partsterminologybasic Windows 7 skillsbasic mouse skills (including right-click and left-click)how to navigate the mouse pada basic overview of Microsoft Office 2010The classes are two hours long.Space is limited, so please call 202-541-6226 during library hours to register.

Thursday Morning Computer Classes

October classes, held in the upstairs computer lab, are:Introduction to the Internet (Oct. 11)The DC Public Library website (Oct. 18)and Email Basics (Oct. 25) Classes are held on a drop-in basis, no advance registration is required.

PC for Beginners

In this class you can learn:Typing and mouse basics;how to find resources on the Internet;how to cut, paste and save files to folders;how to send e-mail; and more!

PC for Beginners for Seniors

In this class you can:Learn typing and mouse basics;find resources on the Internet;cut, paste and save files to folders;find files;send e-mail, and more!

HTML Basics

Introduction to simple Web page design, using the HyperText Markup Language (.html). Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics, Word II Intermediate, Web I Basics, Web II Intermediate and Email Basics. A significant amount of typing is required!You will learn to:

HTML Basics

Introduction to simple Web page design, using the HyperText Markup Language (.html). Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. RogersComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics, Word II Intermediate, Web I Basics, Web II Intermediate and Email Basics. A significant amount of typing is required!You will learn to:

Email Basics

Learn to use the basic features of Web-based email and the significant function of attaching a document, such as your résumé, to your email transmission. The job search process requires that you have an established email account. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: C. KesslerComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics.You will learn to:

Email Basics

Learn to use the basic features of Web-based email and the significant function of attaching a document, such as your résumé, to your email transmission. The job search process requires that you have an established email account. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.Instructor: D. P. GroganComputer Lab, Room 311Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics.You will learn to:

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