The at Purdue University North Central Office of Graduate and Extended Learning will offer a non-credit computer workshop for beginners to introduce the basics of using a computer with the Windows 7 operating system and get individuals started on their path to computer literacy.
“So You’ve Never Touched A Computer” will be a two-day workshop offered at the Westville campus, on Monday, Aug. 19 and Tuesday, Aug. 20 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. each night. The registration fee of $139 includes reference materials and a textbook, which the students will be able to use to study the material in more detail from home. The registration deadline is Monday, Aug. 5 at 4 p.m.
This hands-on workshop will cover topics such as understanding the equipment, basic computer terminology, working with files and folders, working with email and the internet, downloading images from digital cameras, printing and more.
To obtain more information about this workshop, to register, or to learn more about other programs and courses, contact the Office of Graduate and Extended Learning at (219) 785-5343, or visit http://www.pnw.edu/gel.
Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations should contact Cassandra Boehlke, coordinator of Graduate and Extended Learning, at (219) 785-5748.