PC Applications for Heritage


To provide students with the confidence and ability to use standard workplace and Internet applications including word-processing, spreadsheet, presentation, browser, email and search engine software.

Learning Outcomes

  1. Use a personal computer operating system, examine control panel settings and be proficient with basic file management commands.

  2. Research information efficiently using Web Browser and Search Engine tools.

  3. Communicate proficiently using internal and external Email.

  4. Use a Word-processing application to produce documentation relevant to the workplace.

  5. Understand the concept of spreadsheets, use a Spreadsheet application and have the confidence and ability to produce basic worksheet models.

  6. Demonstrate competence in the use of a Presentation package.

  7. Have awareness of policy, ethical, ergonomic and health & safety issues in their use of personal computers.

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