Roland van der Heyden

Roland van der Heyden

I enjoyed doing my course through onedollarcourses.com  because everything was very clear. I will definitely use this site for my training needs in the future.

I enjoyed doing my course through onedollarcourses.com  because everything was very clear. I will definitely use this site for my training needs in the future.

The courses I took at onedollarcourses.com have helped me to up my skills and perform new tasks within my job.

I am confident that I had increased my potential as a job candidate.

The courses I took at onedollarcourses.com have helped me to up my skills and perform new tasks within my job.

I am confident that I had increased my potential as a job candidate.

What are the prerequisites?

What are the prerequisites?

  • Computer/Laptop
  • Email for notifications and communication
  • Internet connection
  • PDF viewer (e.g ADOBE Acrobat)
  • Microsoft Word for notes
  • A web browser
  • Computer/Laptop
  • Email for notifications and communication
  • Internet connection
  • PDF viewer (e.g ADOBE Acrobat)
  • Microsoft Word for notes
  • A web browser

What other related courses are offered?

What other related courses are offered?

We provide a variety of courses, from computer studies to leadership and softskills courses.

The following are our most popular courses:

We provide a variety of courses, from computer studies to leadership and softskills courses.

The following are our most popular courses:

This course is very easy to understand and well presented. It provided me with concrete understanding of the basics of computers (both software and hardware). I will definitely refer others if I get the chance."

This course is very easy to understand and well presented. It provided me with concrete understanding of the basics of computers (both software and hardware). I will definitely refer others if I get the chance."

Course Content

Course Content

Job Market Prospects

Introduction to Computers is a prerequisite for most companies. 

Job Market Prospects

Introduction to Computers is a prerequisite for most companies. 

What other people are saying:

What other people are saying:

How long does it take to complete?

How long does it take to complete?

How much does it cost?

How much does it cost?

Unit 1 - Introduction to computers

1.1 What is a computer?

1.2 What are hardware and software?

1.3 Different types of computers

1.4 What is a storage device?

Unit 1 - Introduction to computers

1.1 What is a computer?

1.2 What are hardware and software?

1.3 Different types of computers

1.4 What is a storage device?

Unit 2 - Input Devices

2.1 What is an input device?

2.2 How to hold a mouse

2.3 How to use a mouse

2.4 Exploring the keyboard

Unit 2 - Input Devices

2.1 What is an input device?

2.2 How to hold a mouse

2.3 How to use a mouse

2.4 Exploring the keyboard

Unit 3 - Output Devices

3.1 What is an output device?

3.2 Printing

Unit 3 - Output Devices

3.1 What is an output device?

3.2 Printing

Unit 5 - Internet and Networks

5.1 Introduction

5.2 The Internet and different networks

5.3 Network components and signing in

5.4 Types of telephone network connections

5.5 The World Wide Web

5.6 Internet and Web applications

5.7 Modems, browsers and ISPs

5.8 Bandwidth

5.9 Types of Internet access

5.10 Surfing strategies

5.11 Benefits and limits of the Internet

Unit 5 - Internet and Networks

5.1 Introduction

5.2 The Internet and different networks

5.3 Network components and signing in

5.4 Types of telephone network connections

5.5 The World Wide Web

5.6 Internet and Web applications

5.7 Modems, browsers and ISPs

5.8 Bandwidth

5.9 Types of Internet access

5.10 Surfing strategies

5.11 Benefits and limits of the Internet

Unit 6 - Setting up a computer workstation according to ergonomic and health and safety principles

6.1 Computer ergonomics

6.2 Computer health and safety

6.3 Setting up a computer workstation

6.4 Environmentally responsible practices

Unit 6 - Setting up a computer workstation according to ergonomic and health and safety principles

6.1 Computer ergonomics

6.2 Computer health and safety

6.3 Setting up a computer workstation

6.4 Environmentally responsible practices

Unit 4 - Software

4.1 What is an Operating System?

4.2 Exploring the Desktop

4.3 Managing files with File Explorer

4.4 Exploring the taskbar

4.5 Personalising your Desktop

4.6 What is application software?

4.7 Open and save applications

Unit 4 - Software

4.1 What is an Operating System?

4.2 Exploring the Desktop

4.3 Managing files with File Explorer

4.4 Exploring the taskbar

4.5 Personalising your Desktop

4.6 What is application software?

4.7 Open and save applications

It takes between 4 days and 2 weeks, depending on your speed.

It takes between 4 days and 2 weeks, depending on your speed.

only $1 + 36c 

(the 36c is the administration fee)

only $1 + 36c 

(the 36c is the administration fee)

Or

Or

Microsoft Outlook

Microsoft Outlook

Microsoft Excel Basic

Microsoft Excel Basic

Microsoft Access

Microsoft Access

Microsoft Word Beginner

Microsoft Word Beginner

Microsoft Excel Intermediate

Microsoft Excel Intermediate

Microsoft PowerPoint

Microsoft PowerPoint

Introduction to Computers

Introduction to Computers

Kealan Meyer

Kealan Meyer

Serisha Govender

Serisha Govender