Living with the internet: learning online
Living with the internet: learning online

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Living with the internet: learning online

Living with the internet: learning online

Introduction

This course provides an introduction to learning online. The course discusses the basics of online study, including file management and ensuring you are using a PC in a safe and healthy way. You will then be invited to assess your style of learning and consider how you can ensure you are 'computing with confidence'.

This OpenLearn course provides a sample of level 1 study in Computing & IT [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)]

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