An Introduction to Computers: Colin Matthews

"This course will show you how to use your computer to create typed documents, make spreadsheets, send emails, search the internet, and keep files in order. It is suitable for people who have a computer but feel it was an expensive investment being sorely underused. Absolute beginners are welcome as well as those who have made a start and want to learn more. You will need to bring a reliable laptop that can run on a battery (no leads please) Windows2007 or Windows 10, with Microsoft Word and Excel installed. Your laptop must be able to join a wireless network. The course is limited to 10 participants. "

Tutor: Colin Matthews

"Colin Matthews taught ICT in middle schools for seventeen years and was Head of Computing at Goldington Academy for twelve of those until his retirement in 2016. As well as teaching the National Curriculum, Colin provided in-service training for fellow teachers and particularly enjoyed working with staff who lacked confidence in their ICT skills but had the desire to learn more. "