Course DescriptionIn this hands on class you will learn about the differences between Desktops, Laptops, Tablets, and Smartphones and have opportunities to practice on your own device(s) besides utilizing and thriving on the ones in the classroom. You will connect to the Internet to engage and learn on various educational, business, and other websites. You will set up an email account if you do not have one in order to send and receive emails to family and friends. Various fun applications will be introduced including Skype, Photos, and Paint. Business type applications which we will learn about will include MS Word, PowerPoint, and Excel as you prepare for the workplace. File Explorer, managing downloads, and file management will be introduced to help easily find your documents, files, and photos on your computer.
Upon successful completion of this course participants will be able to:
- Achieve and demonstrate basic practical knowledge and use of the computers in the classroom.
- Achieve and demonstrate searching capabilities and use for various websites on the Internet.
- Achieve and demonstrate sending and receiving of emails both with and without attachments.
- Achieve and demonstrate basic knowledge and use of MS Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
- Achieve and demonstrate basic knowledge of file management procedures.
If you are a student with a documented disability and have not voluntarily disclosed the nature of your disability so that we may coordinate the accommodations you need, you are invited to contact the Disability Support Services Office (DSSO) in `Ilima 107, ph.734-9552 , or email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance. For students whose primary disability is Deaf or hard of hearing, contact the KCC Deaf Center in Manono 111C, ph. 734-9210 (V) or 447-1379 (videophone).
Please note: you will need to contact Kapi‘olani CC's DSSO or Deaf Center to request accommodations in a Kapi‘olani CC course even if you've already registered or receiving services at another UH campuses disability support program.
Kapi‘olani Community College Refund/Drop Policy:
100% refund: Notification to Non-Credit Registration made 10 business days or more prior to start date of course.
50% refund: Notification to Non-Credit Registration made 5-9 business days prior to start date of course.
0% refund: Notification to Non-Credit Registration made less than 5 business days prior to start date of