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Course Features

Video

Low

Audio

Medium

Animation

Medium

Equivalent to FETAC

Level 5

Equivalent to QCF (UK)

Level 3

Language

EN

Publisher

Microsoft

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Modules in Microsoft Digital Literacy - IT Basics, Internet & Productivity Programs

Welcome to the free online Microsoft Digital Literacy Curriculum. The goal of Digital Literacy is to teach and assess basic computer concepts and skills so that people can use computer technology in everyday life to develop new social and economic opportunities for themselves, their families, and their communities.

The free online Computer Basics course introduces you to the fundamentals of computing, explains the components of a computer, explores operating system basics, and shows you how to use a mouse and a keyboard.


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Computer Basics Assessment


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The Internet and the World Wide Web

This free online course covers how to connect to the Internet, browse Web pages, navigate Web sites, use search engines, and exchange e-mail with others.

The Contents tab displays all the lessons and topics of the course. Each time you click the Contents tab, you will come to this page. A green tick indicates those lessons and topics you have completed, so you can easily see your progress.


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The Internet and the World Wide Web Assessment


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Productivity Programs

This free online course covers working with productivity software, such as word processors, spreadsheets, presentation programs, and database programs.

The Contents tab displays all the lessons and topics of the course. Each time you click the Contents tab, you will come to this page. A green tick indicates those lessons and topics you have completed, so you can easily see your progress.


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Productivity Programs Assessment


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Microsoft DL - Computer Security and Privacy

This free online course covers computer security and privacy issues. It explains the risks and threats to computer security and privacy so that you can understand and prevent them.

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Computer Security and Privacy Assessment


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Microsoft DL - Digital Lifestyles

This free online course introduces you to new digital technologies, such as digital audio, digital video, and digital photography. These and other computing technologies are creating new career opportunities and shaping the world we live in.

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Comments & Reviews

  • Lauren Zacklova Australia Very basic but good refresher course learned a bit. 2014-07-25 02:07:23
  • Andy Pack United Kingdom Very good course for beginners. 2014-07-18 12:07:45
  • Prasannan m India it was simple method of teaching its really good...and very helpful thank u very much alison 2014-07-07 13:07:46
  • Shivaprakash Sivagurunathan India Got more knowledge on digital world. 2014-06-27 08:06:32
  • Victor Gatheru Egypt I have really enjoyed learning IT online .Thanks to the great minds that has come up with this idea. 2014-06-11 12:06:56
  • Ajit Irkal India Microsoft Digital Literacy Course has provided me an important features regarding how to work in a secure environment while using personal computers, whether your are in office or home, which is a very important factor in this 'Digital Age'. Furthermore, it is very helpful for me to have deep knowledge with various digital formats which can be used in our day to day life to share our important databases like Videos, Audios and photographs, in user friendly formats, and sizes. It was a nice experience to have a certification in profile. Thanks to Alison.com for offering such a course. 2014-05-15 14:05:38
  • Samutachika Mushibi Zambia what a wonderful experience !! 2014-05-13 09:05:07
  • Pam Jennings United States of America I think it was very informative. 2014-04-30 02:04:40
  • Marcia Wedderburn Jamaica it is very informative. It is user friendly and it helps to widen my knowledge in computer basic. 2014-04-26 21:04:05
  • Stephen Adewuni Nigeria Course Module: The Internet and the World Wide Web Course Topic: Introduction and objectives Comment: This is intensive 2013-07-18 11:07:28
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