Computers for Beginners the First Step

Keyboard by John Ward @Flickr
Keyboard by John Ward @Flickr


This 10 week programme is suitable for individuals with no previous knowledge of computers. It is designed to introduce and develop one’s knowledge of the Personal Computer. At the end of this programme, you will have knowledge of practical use of the internet, emails and Microsoft Word.

Night: Monday
Times: 19:00 to 21:00
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: Monday, 29 January 2018

Cost: €140.00 (€15 off online)


Certificate of Attendance

Learning Outcomes

  • Computer Operation and Use: parts of a computer system; common software applications; operate a computer.
  • Word Processing: basics; edit/format/enhance/find/replace text; header/footer; bullets; spell checker; proof-read; tables; printing etc. Spreadsheets: edit/format/delete data; rows/columns; currency/percentage/decimal formats; formulae; charts, printing etc.
  • Graphics: basics; electronic freehand drawing; insert/edit shapes; colour, size.
  • Internet and E-mail: search techniques; send/retrieve/reply to e-mail.


€15 discount when you enrol online, or 20% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients, or 50% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.


Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

Information/Enrolment for Evening Education Programmes for Spring 2018 will take place at on Monday 15th January 2018 from 7 to 8pm at the Mallow College, West End, Mallow. Tutors will available to discuss courses on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder to Facebook.

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