Module 2

Online Essentials

This module sets out essential concepts and skills relating to web browsing, effective information search, online communication and e-mail.

On completion of this module the candidate will be able to:

    - Understand web browsing and online security concepts
    - Use the web browser and manage browser settings, bookmarks, and web outputs
    - Search effectively for online information and critically evaluate web content
    - Understand key copyright and data protection issues
    - Understand concepts of online communities, communications and e-mail
    - Send, receive e-mails and manage e-mail settings
    - Organize and search e-mails and use calendars

What are the benefits of this module?

    - Covers the key skills needed to understand the main concepts relating to web browsing and online security
    - Certifies best practice in effective computer use
    - Developed with input from computer users, subject matter experts, and practicing computer professionals from all over the world. This process ensures the relevance and range of module content