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Checklist

Checklist for skipping Computer Basics                                                                                                                                    

Do you know how to:                                        

  • Use the mouse – specifically knowing how and when to scroll, right click, left click                                                             
  • Use the mouse to move/position the cursor; move the scrollbars
  • Use the mouse to open and close windows and other items
  • Use the keyboard to type, highlight, cut, copy and paste items
  • Open a program from the desktop
  • Open a program from the start menu option
  • Create and save files to the hard drive
  • Create and save files to a flash drive and other storage devices
  • Use drop-down menu and dialog boxes and understand what the status bar is

Confident familiarity with ALL of these skills is needed!

Note:
Reasons for taking the computer basics:
We want you to keep up with the other students while taking other classes.

The instructors will not have time to give special attention to learn these prerequisites in other classes.