Foundation Computer Skills: Using Microsoft Internet Explorer

Description

The aim of this course is to enable you to use the internet effectively and securely using Microsoft Internet Explorer. This course will introduce you to internet terms and the features of Internet Explorer, and will enable you to locate specific web-sites and use search engines. 

What you will learn

1 Using the browser and search engines

Aims of this session

To introduce internet terms and the features of Internet Explorer. To enable you to locate
specific web-sites and use search engines.

On completing this session you will be able to

• Understand internet terms
• Use the features of the browser toolbar
• Set your home page
• Follow web-links
• Use a search engine
• Refine search results

2 Saving, printing and downloading

Aims of this session

To enable you to save bookmarks to web pages, save and print information from web pages,
and download files from a web-site.

On completing this session you will be able to

• Save a web page in your Favourites list
• Organise your Favourites
• Save information from a web page
• Print information from a web page, ensuring all text is captured
• Download a file from the web

3 Internet security issues

Aims of this session

To gain an understanding of the issues of internet security and privacy, and how to deal with
them using Internet Explorer and firewall.

On completing this session you will be able to

• Understand the purpose of firewalls and the reason for using them
• Understand how to use Internet Explorer to control what web-content can be displayed
• Understand the security issues to do with paying on-line
• Understand the use of cookies
• Protect your system from malicious software

Further information

Nicholson Solutions
Provider:
Nicholson Solutions
Duration:
1 Day
Price:
POA
Availability:
On demand
Course type:
Classroom
Locations:
Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Inverness, Westhill

Contact Information

Nicholson Solutions

Westhill Business Centre
Arnhall Business Park
Westhill
AB32 6UF

Credentials

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