Introduction To Computers

Code: OLRN1480

Course description

This course will familiarize students with the digital world by exploring the hardware and software of their computer system. Learn to use the most common functions of the Windows operating system including File Explorer for file management, utility programs, various web browsers for social media while observing and identifying security and privacy concerns and issues. Students will learn how to build properly formatted documents using Microsoft Word and spreadsheets including correctly functioning formulas using Microsoft Excel and create commanding presentations with Microsoft PowerPoint while using the cloud to store and access their files. Please note: this course does not support MAC users.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

 
Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Sep. 14, 2021
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Online
Cost: $409.50
 
End date: Dec. 21, 2021
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Please note: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. To review important information such as textbook, exam and grade information, visit the OntarioLearn Information web page.

Start Date: Oct. 1, 2021
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Online
Cost: $409.50
 
End date: Jan. 7, 2022
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Please note: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. To review important information such as textbook, exam and grade information, visit the OntarioLearn Information web page.

Start Date: Nov. 1, 2021
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Online
Cost: $409.50
 
End date: Feb. 7, 2022
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Please note: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. To review important information such as textbook, exam and grade information, visit the OntarioLearn Information web page.

Start Date: Dec. 1, 2021
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Online
Cost: $409.50
 
End date: Mar. 9, 2022
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Please note: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. To review important information such as textbook, exam and grade information, visit the OntarioLearn Information web page.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021. Spring 2022 registration opens February 7, 2022.