Computing Fundamentals

  1. Thursday, February 28th, 20199:00am - 10:00am

Join us for this one-hour session to help get you up to speed and more comfortable with computer usage. Topics of discussion include:

Hardware Basics

  • Identifying computer components
  • Input / Output devices
  • Storage
  • Accessories and adapters

 Software Basics

  • Navigating the operating system (Windows / Mac)
  • File Management
  • Productivity (word processing, spreadsheet, presentation)

 Network and Infrastructure Overview

  • LAN
  • WAN
  • Wi-fi

 Security and Safety

  • Computer and Information Security Essentials classes

 WFU Computing Overview

  • VPN
  • Information Systems Help Tools (is.wfu.edu)
  • WFU Google Apps Basics (Mail, Calendar, Drive)
  • Lynda.com

Event Details

  • Location:
    ZSR Library 477
  • Special Notes:
    A laptop is suggested, but not required.
  • Laptop Required:
    Yes
  • Sponsor:
  • Open To:
    Faculty, Graduate Students, Staff, Students
  • Facilitated by: