The Monday IT Club

Ref: C2226989

A progression course to solve the jargon and conundrums we all face when trying to find our way around a computer. Learn everything from switching on to all you need to know about Blogs and Social Media!

Course aim

To extend learning and skills gained in the previous Monday IT Club course and continue building confidence both individually and as a group. In addition to office software and digital imaging, learn about online shopping and online security.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is suitable for beginners and improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Digital Photography & Photo Editing - learn the basics of photography using an Android Tablet computer. Use the built-in camera and perform editing functions and save to Google Account.
  • Exploring Google - learn the benefits of your account using Gmail, Google Drive and Photos. Try word processing and tables using Google Docs. Send emails with attachments.
  • Spreadsheets - create new documents using Microsoft Excel. Enter data to an existing table of data and learn to filter results and display using graphs.
  • Presentations - create a slideshow using Microsoft Powerpoint. Display images taken using the tablet computers and add titles and transitions.
  • Word Processing & File Management - create a Christmas themed card and poster using Microsoft Word templates. Create rudimentary filing system with folders and sub-folders.

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • A range of informal activities will be used by the tutor to see what you are learning which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects and discussion
  • You will have opportunities to discuss your progress with your tutor
  • A file of work will be kept which will help to record your progress

What else do I need to know?

  • Some handouts will be given but a notebook and pen would be useful.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • No pre reading is required but research on the subject on the internet or in the library may be helpful

What can I do next?

  • Progress to another WEA course

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The Monday IT Club


As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you book. Please could we ask that you check the list below to ensure you meet our basic criteria:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2019
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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