SYLLABUS

for

Using Internet Tools

 

Class #1 Moving and transferring files

 

. using Windows clipboard, Notepad and WordPad

. 3 1/2 disk to hard disk, hard disk to 3

. hard disk to hard disk (one folder to another folder)

. text and word processing files

. html files

. images and pictures

. taking an image from the internet

. putting an image in to your web page account

 

Class #2 Handling pictures and images

 

. GIF and JPG files

. using images and pictures on your web pages

. techniques of using the browser with images (creating wallpaper)

. action (moving) images (flag waving, penquin dancing, etc.)

 

Class #3 Working with sound files and software

 

. Real Audio

. Winamp

. Windows Media

 

Class #4 Getting your pictures and images into your computer

 

. Using a scanner

. Using a digital camera

 

Class #5 Using Microsoft Photo Editor

 

. Modifying and enhancing scanned pictures and images

. Modifying and enhancing pictures taken with a digital camera

. Creating thumbnails

. Resizing and enhancing images

 

Class #6 Setting up an electronic picture album

 

. Using a template furnished by Bill

. Some enhancing tips using html

. Getting everything set up on your web site

. Other useful tips

 

Class #7 Making your web site exciting with pictures and images

 

. Web design considerations

. Web management considerations

. Tips for frequent updating

. Other useful tips

 

Class #8 Summarizing and Review

 

. Your questions and concerns

. How to keep adding to your knowledge in the future