This module is divided into two sections. The first section, Information, requires the Candidate to understand some of the concepts and terms associated with using the Internet, and to appreciate some of the security considerations. The Candidate shall also be able to accomplish common Web search tasks using a Web browsing application and available search engine tools.
He or she shall be able to bookmark Web sites, and to print Web pages and search outputs. The Candidate shall be able to navigate within and complete Web-based forms.
In the second section, Communication, the Candidate is required to understand some of the concepts of electronic mail (e-mail), together with having an appreciation of some of the security considerations associated with using e-mail. The Candidate shall also demonstrate the ability to use e-mail software to send and receive messages, and to attach files to mail messages.
The Candidate shall be able to organize and manage message folders/directories within e-mail software.
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 online 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.