This course provides the student with the skills to set up and use appropriate connection methods to access the Internet; make the best use of browser software tools and techniques to search for, retrieve and exchange information using a browser or public search engine, and work safely and securely online.
On completion of this course the student should be able to understand and make effective use of a connection method and intermediate Internet software tools and techniques to search for and exchange information for at times non-routine or unfamiliar activities.
The learner will be able to:
- Connect to the internet
- Use browser software to navigate web pages
- Use browser tools to search for information from the internet
- Use browser software to communicate information online
- Understand the need for safety and security practices when working online
Added February 2019
This course will be delivered for eight weeks (three hours per week)
Assessment of this course will be based on a short practical test