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Macs (iMacs and Laptops)

Macs for Seniors Course


Course
Jamie Pollock

Learn to use an iMac or MacBook Pro laptop in this Apple Mac class for Seniors. Beginners build computer skills with personal training at your own pace.

Course Description

If you're a new or nervous Mac user, attend this class and gain confidence as we teach you fundamental skills! We’ll go slowly, and make sure you understand each technique in this personalized Mac training. We’ll start with turning the computer on and off, and build on your skills from there.

Instructional Level

Beginner

Course Length

2 hours 

Course Credits

1 CPE, Certificate of Completion

Prerequisites 

  • No prerequisite knowledge needed.

Who should take this class?

  • Novice Macintosh users who would like a slower class pace.

What You’ll Learn 

  • Starting up and shutting down
  • Using a mouse or trackpad
  • Highlighting
  • Cutting, copying, pasting
  • Managing windows
  • Using the Finder
  • Features of the operating system
  • Using the Dock
  • Other topics time permitting

     

 

Here is the course outline:

1. Download the Handout

Download the handout that goes with the course.

Download the handout here

2. Watch the Video: Macs for Seniors

If you're a new or nervous Mac user, attend this class and gain confidence as we teach you fundamental skills! We’ll go slowly, and make sure you understand each technique in this personalized Mac training. We’ll start with turning the computer on and off, and build on your skills from there.

Macs for Seniors

3. Take the Quiz

Take this quiz to demonstrate your mastery of the material. Pass the quiz with an 80% or higher to complete the Course, earn your Certificate, and win points!

Participation Quiz Completion requirement

Completion

The following certificates are awarded when the course is completed:

Royalwise Credit Certificate
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