Via Afrika Online Course: Know and use your Windows tablet device
The sessions in this course are specifically designed to help you familiarise yourself with your Windows tablet device. Sessions 1-3 focus on the physical tablet, connecting to the internet and personalising your device. Sessions 4-6 explores the world of apps, the internet and more advanced personalisation. Sessions 7-9 will make you truly comfortable with your device, and finally prepare you to take it to school for teaching.
SESSION 1: ALL ABOUT WINDOWS TABLET DEVICES – 5 PD Points
Learn about the different types of tablets in this session that focuses on the physical qualities of the Windows tablet device.
SESSION 2: MAKING CONTACT WITH THE WORLD WITH MY WINDOWS TABLET DEVICE – 5 PD Points
Learn about using email on your Windows tablet device in this session that focuses on setting up and using an email account.
SESSION 3: MY WINDOWS TABLET DEVICE IS MINE! – 5 PD Points
Learn about personalising your Windows tablet device in this session that focuses on using your tablet meaningfully.
SESSION 4: THERE’S A WINDOWS APP FOR THAT – 5 PD Points
Learn all about apps in this session that explores what apps are, how to use them, and where to find them.
SESSION 5: FINDING IT ON THE INTERNET – 5 PD Points
Learn about effectively using the internet on your Windows tablet device in this insightful session on browsing the web.
SESSION 6: MAKING THE WINDOWS TABLET DEVICE WORK FOR YOU - FILES – 5 PD Points
Learn about different files on your Windows tablet device in this introductory session documents, spreadsheets and slide shows.
SESSION 7: MAKING THE WINDOWS TABLET DEVICE WORK FOR YOU - CALENDARS AND DATA MANAGEMENT – 5 PD Points
Learn how to successfully use the calendar and contact apps, and how to manage your data on your device.
SESSION 8: MAKING THE WINDOWS TABLET DEVICE WORK FOR YOU eBOOKS AND eREADERS – 5 PD Points
Learn how to effectively read on your tablet device in this session on eBook, eReaders, Open Source content and Creative Commons.
SESSION 9: TAKING THE WINDOWS TABLET DEVICE TO SCHOOL – 5 PD Points
Learn about how to use your tablet for educational purposes in this session on how to use your tablet device at school.
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