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ALISON ABC IT - Computer Training Suite

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ALISON ABC IT - Computer Training Suite
  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • Alison ABC IT is a free online self-certifiable information technology (IT) course which comprehensively introduces you to IT literacy. ABC IT covers the basic concepts of computing and teaches how computing can be an everyday feature of life and work. It covers basic Microsoft Office computer applications and touch typing training.

  • One of the key outcomes of taking ALISON's ABC IT online course is that you will understand the functions of a computer. You'll learn about IT safety and environmentally friendly ways to dispose of computer parts. You will know the legal matters involved in IT and gain a greater knowledge of computer software and hardware. You will have the skills to manage multiple files effectively. This course will teach you touch typing as well as how to use email and word processing applications, tasks that will help you to accomplish your daily goals.

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

    Having an official Alison document is a great way to share your success. Plus it’s:

    • Ideal for including in CVs, job applications and portfolios
    • An indication of your ability to learn and achieve high results
    • An incentive to continue to empower yourself through learning
    • A tangible way of supporting the Alison mission to empower people everywhere through education.

Modules List( 4 )
  • ABC IT - Introduction
    • Personal Computer Basics
  • ABC IT-1: Basic Concepts
    • Introduction to IT
    • Overview of Information Technology
    • Computer Types
    • Parts of a Computer
    • Understanding Computer Performance
    • Review
    • Test
    • Working with IT
    • Home Computing
    • Computing at Work
    • Computers in Society
    • Review
    • Test
    • The Digital World
    • The Digital World
    • E-commerce
    • E-mail
    • Review
    • Test
    • Using IT Safely and Protecting the Environment
    • Creating a Good Workspace
    • Health and Safety
    • Protecting the Environment
    • Review
    • Test
    • Legal Matters in IT
    • Understanding Copyright
    • Data Protection
    • Review
    • Test
    • Computer Hardware
    • The CPU
    • Types of Memory
    • Measuring Memory
    • Device Types - Input
    • Device Types - Output
    • Input and Output Devices
    • Storage
    • Review
    • Test
    • Computer Software
    • Different Types of Software
    • Operating System
    • Applications
    • Designing Systems
    • Review
    • Test
    • Computer Networks
    • Local and Wide Area Networks
    • Intranets and Extranets
    • Internet
    • Data and How it Travels
    • High Speed Connections
    • Review
    • Test
    • Maintenance
    • Hardware Setup
    • System Software
    • Resolving Problems
    • Review
    • Test
    • System Analysis
    • Device and Task Managers
    • Drive Icons and Available Storage
    • Review
    • Test
    • Working Securely
    • Understanding Security
    • Viruses
    • Review
    • Test
    • Starting Up and Using Your Computer
    • Getting Started
    • Covering the Basics
    • Review
    • Test
    • Desktop Management
    • Icons
    • Windows
    • Identifying Your Computer's Properties
    • Personalising Your Desktop
    • Review
    • Test
    • File Management
    • Overview of Files and Folders
    • Copying, Moving and Deleting Files and Folders
    • Backing Up Files and Folders
    • Using the Search Tool
    • File Compression
    • Review
    • Test
    • Virus Management
    • Reviewing Computer Viruses
    • Identifying Computer Viruses
    • Scanning for Computer Viruses
    • Quarantining a Computer Virus
    • Review
    • Test
    • Getting Started on the Web
    • Terminology and Concepts
    • Security
    • Web Browsers
    • Adjusting Basic Settings
    • Cookies and Cache
    • Review
    • Test
    • Surfing the Web
    • Accessing a Web Address
    • Web-based Forms
    • Review
    • Test
    • Searching the Web
    • Search Engines
    • Saving and Downloading a Web Page
    • Printing a Web Page
    • Review
    • Test
    • Web Bookmarks
    • Bookmarking a Web Page
    • Organizing Your Bookmarks
    • Review
    • Test
    • E-mail
    • Understanding E-mail
    • Security
    • Netiquette
    • E-mail Basics
    • Adjusting Basic Settings
    • Review
    • Test
    • Basic Messaging
    • Message Sending
    • Copying, Moving and Deleting Text
    • Message Viewing
    • Message Replying
    • Using Netiquette and Formatting
    • Review
    • Test
    • Managing Mail
    • Message Management
    • Review
    • Test
    • Address Books
    • Address Books
    • Sending Messages to Several Addresses
    • Print Preparation
    • Review
    • Test
  • ABC IT-2: Software Applications
    • First Steps with Word
    • Getting Started
    • Saving as Another File Format
    • Adjusting Basic Settings
    • Review
    • Test
    • Key Operations
    • Data Input
    • Data Selection
    • Copying, Moving and Deleting Text
    • Find and Replace
    • Review
    • Test
    • Applying Formatting
    • Adjusting Text Type, Size, and Colour
    • Adjusting Text Layout
    • Formatting Paragraphs
    • Review
    • Test
    • Finishing a Document
    • Styles and Pagination
    • Headers and Footers
    • Review
    • Test
    • Advanced Features
    • Using Tables
    • Working with Images
    • Adding Shapes
    • Importing Objects
    • Review
    • Test
    • Using Mail Merge
    • Creating a Mail Merge
    • Review
    • Test
    • Overview
    • Output Preparation
    • Spelling and Grammar
    • Review
    • Test
    • Printed Output
    • Preparing to Print
    • Review
    • Test
    • First Steps with Excel
    • Getting Started
    • Adjusting Basic Settings
    • Review
    • Test
    • Key Operations
    • Data Input
    • Data Selection
    • Columns and Rows
    • Data Sorting
    • Review
    • Test
    • Introduction to Worksheets
    • Managing Worksheets
    • Copying, Moving, and Deleting Cells
    • Freezing and Unfreezing Rows and Columns
    • Overview
    • Test
    • Working with Functions and Formulas
    • Arithmetic and Logical Formulas
    • Functions
    • Review
    • Test
    • Formatting Cells
    • Formatting Cells - Numbers
    • Formatting Cells - Text
    • Formatting Cells - Cell Ranges
    • Spelling
    • Review
    • Test
    • Using the Print Function
    • Output Preparation
    • Spreadsheet Printing
    • Review
    • Test
    • First Steps with Access
    • Concepts
    • Getting Started
    • Adjusting Basic Settings
    • Review
    • Test
    • Creating a Database
    • Designing and Planning a Database
    • Creating a Table
    • Setting Table Properties
    • Entering Data
    • Review
    • Test
    • Making Changes to a Database
    • Designing a Table
    • Validation Rules
    • Updating a Database
    • Defining Relationships Between Tables
    • Review
    • Test
    • Database Forms
    • Creating a Form
    • Modifying Form Layout
    • Review
    • Test
    • Information Retrieval
    • Key Operations
    • Refining a Query
    • Review
    • Test
    • Using Database Reports
    • Creating Reports
    • Modifying Reports
    • Review
    • Test
    • Printing
    • Print Preparation
    • Printing a Table, Query, or Report
    • Review
    • Test
    • Graphs and Charts
    • Creating Charts and Graphs
    • Modifying Charts and Graphs
    • Review
    • Test
    • First Steps with PowerPoint
    • Getting Started
    • Adjusting Basic Settings
    • Saving as Another File Format
    • Review
    • Test
    • Creating a Presentation
    • Views
    • Inserting Master Slides
    • Slides and Design Templates
    • Copying, Moving, and Deleting Text
    • Copying, Moving, and Deleting Images
    • Copying, Moving, and Deleting Slides
    • Review
    • Test
    • Formatting
    • Formatting Text
    • Modifying Text Boxes
    • Adding Headers and Footers
    • Review
    • Test
    • Graphics and Charts
    • Creating Drawn Objects
    • Charts
    • Images
    • Review
    • Test
    • Printing and Distribution
    • Slide Setup
    • Preparing for Distribution
    • Print Setup
    • Review
    • Test
    • Slide Show Animations and Transitions
    • Animation Effects
    • Using Transitions
    • Slide Show Options
    • Review
    • Test
  • ABC IT-3: Practical IT Skills
    • Topic 0: Understanding E-mail
    • Topic 1: Signing Up For Gmail
    • Topic 2: Getting Started With Gmail
    • Topic 3: Messaging Part One
    • Topic 4: Messaging Part Two
    • Quiz
    • Basic Technique 1
    • Basic Technique 2
    • Basic Technique 3
    • Basic Technique 4
    • Basic Technique 5
    • Introduction
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Introduction
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Introduction
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Introduction
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Intro 1
    • Intro 2
    • Intro 3
    • Intro 4
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Training2 - Assessment
    • Introduction
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Introduction
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Introduction
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Introduction
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Introduction 1
    • Introduction 2
    • Introduction 3
    • Introduction 4
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training 1 - Assessment
    • Training 2 - Assessment
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Training 2 - Assessment
    • Introduction
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Introduction
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction
    • Training - Assessment
    • Training 2 - Assessment
    • Introduction Easy Numbers
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction Easy Numbers
    • Training - Assessment
    • Introduction Hard Numbers
    • Warm-Up
    • Introduction Hard Numbers
    • Training - Assessment
Topics List ( 1 )
ABC IT - Introduction
ABC IT - IntroductionThis course introduction covers the basic parts of the computer. If you are an absolute beginner, this introduction will take you through what you are probably using right now - the computer.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.
Topics List ( 148 )
ABC IT-1: Basic Concepts
ABC IT-1: Basic ConceptsThis free online course covers the fundamentals of computing, explaining everything from the components of a computer to using e-mail and browsing the Web.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.
Topics List ( 163 )
ABC IT-2: Software Applications
ABC IT-2: Software ApplicationsThis free online course covers the fundamentals of using various software applications, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.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.
Topics List ( 79 )
ABC IT-3: Practical IT Skills
ABC IT-3: Practical IT SkillsThis free online course covers the practical IT skills, such as using G-Mail, touch typing, and DSE, or Workstation Ergonomics. After completing this course, you will have greatly improved your typing and Internet skills, and you will be sitting appropriately at the computer!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.
Course Features
  • Duration

    15-20 Hours

  • Publisher

    Advance Learning

  • Video

    Yes

  • Audio

    Yes

  • Assessment

    Yes

  • Certification

    Yes

  • Price

    Free

  • Reward

    50 Pts

  • Responsive

    No

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