Using Apple Mac OS: intermediate (stage 2)

Course Dates: 26/10/19 - 02/11/19
Time: 10:00 - 17:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
Tutors:
Stelios Stylianou

This course follows on from the Apple Mac OS stage1 course with the focus on using some of the free software that comes with the Mac and available is from the App Store namely Safar, iTunes, Photos and Pages.

Description

What is the course about?

The course will introduce some of the free software that comes with the Mac and is available from App Store and some of the common functions they share, there will be a quick overview of the basics but the focus will be using software Safar, iTunes, Photos and Pages which is an excellent App for making very nice looking documents or publications.

What will we cover?

Personalise and customise your computer.
Browsing the web with Safari, saving Bookmarks, whole web pages and links (pages you have visited) and printing web pages.
Creating playlist in iTunes.
Using Photos to import and organise images into albums, edit and enhance images (colour, tone, cropping) and print.
Overview of the Pages App for Word Processing and also desktop publishing.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Personalise and customise your computer.
Use Safari to save and organise bookmarks.
Save web page content such as Images and Text.
Save web pages and links.
Printing webpage content.
Import and organise digital photos from a camera and create albums and slide shows with Photos.
Use Pages for word processing and desktop publishing (more of a graphic application of the software).

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

You should have completed the Introduction to Apple Mac OS stage 1, or be an existing Apple Mac user who would like to broaden their understanding of the Apple Mac system and applications. You should be able to follow spoken instructions, read written instructions and information, and discuss work.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Each student has their own computer. Presentations will be made using computer projector screen and printed notes. Step by step instruction, with demonstrations will help you grasp the concepts.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?

No but you are welcome to bring your own Mac Book Laptops for checking over by the tutor and some use in class.

When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Introduction to iPad devices or any of our beginners graphics, web, digital imaging or video courses.

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Book your place

Course Code: CAW12

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Sat, day, 26 Oct - 02 Nov '19

Duration: 2 sessions (over 2 weeks)

Full fee: £179.00
Senior fee: £179.00
Concession: £109.00

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