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Microsoft Digital Literacy - The Internet and the World Wide Web

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Microsoft Digital Literacy - The Internet and the World Wide Web
  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • The Internet can connect you to people, information, and resources around the world. The second module of the free online course Microsoft Digital Literacy shows you how to connect to the Internet, browse Web pages, navigate Web sites, use search engines, and exchange e-mail with others.

  • Upon completion of this course you will be easily able to navigate on the World Wide Web. You will learn the requirements for internet connection, the types of internet connections, bandwidth, how to search for information, manage email, use instant messaging and publish online. This course will help you to understand and use the internet more efficiently.

  • 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( 1 )
  • The Internet and the World Wide Web
    • The internet and the world wide web
    • Welcome
    • Course information
    • Module introduction and objectives
    • Introduction and objectives
    • Uses of the internet
    • Requirements for an internet connection
    • Types of internet connections
    • Types of internet connections video1
    • Types of internet connections video2
    • What is bandwidth
    • Self test
    • Introduction and objectives
    • Introduction to the web
    • Overview of web addresses
    • Working with internet explorer 7
    • Searching for information
    • Introduction to ecommerce
    • Self test
    • Introduction and objectives
    • Introduction to email
    • Writing and sending email messages
    • Managing email messages
    • Overview of email etiquette
    • Self test
    • Introduction and objectives
    • What are online communities
    • How instant messaging works
    • Publishing on the web
    • Self test
    • Module summary
Course Features
  • Duration

    3-4 Hours

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  • Video


  • Audio


  • Assessment


  • Certification


  • Price


  • Reward

    50 Pts

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