Course Outline
Internet
 

P.O. Box 225                 
East Petersburg, PA 17520-0225

Phone:717-560-3552
Mail:
Registrar@pceasy.com


Program Objectives: Students will learn how to use Internet Explorer and Outlook Express for navigating, locating information, and communicating utilizing the Internet.

  • What is the Internet?
  • What is a Network?
  • Who Controls the Network?
  • What Does the Internet Allow Us to Do?
  • Where Did it Come From?
  • Who Owns the Internet?
  • How Big is the Internet?
  • What Do You Need to Get Started?
  • How to Connect to the Internet
  • Typical Types of Connections
  • How to Start the Internet
  • Internet Benefits
    • E-Mail
    • Shopping
    • Browsing/Sharing/Transfer of Info
  • Begin the Journey
  • E-Mail Addresses
  • E-Mail
    • Accessing E-Mail
    • Making Inbox the Default Folder
    • Understanding E-Mail Options
    • Understanding the Inbox Screen
    • Sorting the Messages
    • Resizing the Columns
    • Typing a Message
    • Addressing a Message
    • Adding a Contact
    • Sending the Message
    • Spell Checker
    • Other Noteworthy Features
    • Reading/Printing a Message
    • Replying to a Message
    • Attaching a File to a Message
  • Viruses/Trojans/Worms
  • Exploring the World Wide Web
  • Setting a Home Page Preference
  • What Language Do You Speak?
  • What is in a Name?
  • Common Errors with Web Addresses
  • What is a "Web Page"?
  • Address Bar
  • Links
  • Browser Toolbar/Icon Definitions
  • Favorites or Bookmarks
    • How to Use
    • Adding a Web Site to Listing
  • Printing Information From the Internet
  • Searching-Surfing-Browsing
  • Pricing a Car on the Internet
  • Shopping Online
  • Search Engines/Web Portals
    • AOL Search
    • Alta Vista 
    • Ask
    • Bing
    • Excite
    • Go/Infoseek
    • Google
    • Lycos
    • WebCrawler
    • Yahoo
  • How to Use Search Engines
  • Creating a Unique Search
  • Chat/Chat Rooms
  • How to Use Instant Messenger (AOL)
  • Downloading a File
  • Newsgroups
  • Windows Security/Windows Updates
  • Spyware/Pop-Up Blockers
  • Cookies in Windows
  • How to Delete Cookies
  • Internet Safety - Do's and Don'ts

Course Prerequisite
Must have Windows and mouse proficiency
(4 CPE Credits)

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