Personal Computing Essentials

Personal Computing Essentials

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For courses in Introduction to Computers, Introduction to Computers/Applications, Introduction to Brief Computers/Concepts.

Essentials courseware is anchored in the professional and practical needs of all types of students. This brief introduction to computing essentials gives students a basic foundation in computer hardware, operating systems, and Windows and PC Applications.

The 'learning-by-doing' approach encourages students to grasp the concepts as they expand their skills through hands-on tutorials. It consists of modular lessons that are built around a series of numbered step-by-step procedures that are clear, concise, and easy to review.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 218.2 x 275.6 x 15mm | 412.78g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • English
  • 3rd edition
  • 0130261955
  • 9780130261953

Table of contents

Project 1. Getting Started with Personal Computer Hardware.

Project 2. Setting Up a Work Area.

Project 3. Starting the PC.

Project 4. Getting to Know Your Operating System

Project 5. Learning About PC Data Storage.

Project 6. Learning About PC Memory.

Project 7. Working with Windows Applications.

Project 8. Getting Started with the Internet.

Project 9. Getting Started with PC Applications.
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