Mobiles, Tablets and Apps for Beginners

Do you have a mobile device (tablet or smartphone) but are not making the most of it? Or are you thinking of buying one but dont know where to start? Come along to this workshop class where you can learn about android versus apple, apps, podcasts, watching TV and films and much more. Bring your own device or practise with one of ours.

If you would like enrol at the concession rate, please request and complete your enrolment by contacting: MWEnquiries@marywardcentre.ac.uk or calling 020 7269 6000 Mon- Thu

Please note that the Wednesday course will take place at Blackfriars Settlement, 1 Rushworth Street, London SE1 ORB.
This is a new Mary Ward Centre location and is a short walk from Southwark Tube Station

Who is this course for

Anyone who has a mobile device (tablet or smartphone) but are not making the most of it? Or are thinking of buying one but don't know where to start? Come along to this workshop class where you can learn about android versus apple, apps, podcasts, watching TV and films and much more. Bring your own device or practise with one of ours.

What does this course cover

This is a workshop class where you can learn about android versus apple, apps, podcasts, watching TV and films and much more.

By the end of the course you should be able to:
Understand the difference between PCs, Laptops and Mobile Devices.
Be able to connect your device to the Internet and know the difference between Wi-Fi and Mobile Data.
Understand the different types of Apps and know how to download them.
Be able to take pictures on your device and share them with others.

What will it be like

Demonstration using Smartboard through computer-linked projectors, exposition and discussion. One-to-one and Group work. Through tutor-guidance and hands-on experience, the completion of the course objectives.
Ongoing monitoring of students' work including questions, observation and tasks. Start and End of class student self-assessment/achievement tick sheet.

What else do you need to buy or do

Bring your own device or practise with one of ours.

What this course could lead to

Computes for improvers Social Media, the Web and email courses;Creative Software Introduction.

There is detailed information in Reception about all our courses at the Mary Ward Centre.
Information about other learning opportunities can be obtained from Learn Direct: www.learndirect.co.uk and from the following websites: www.floodlight.co.uk; www.hotcourses.com; www.citylit.ac.uk; www.wmcollege.ac.uk; www.morleycollege.ac.uk

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I've been to many Centres to study in London and the Mary Ward Centre is one of the nicest I've studied in.

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Got a Question about this Course?

Contact The Departmental Administrator.

Why choose Mary Ward?

Mary Ward Centre is the adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening and weekends to suit your timetable. You can learn face to face at one of our centres (Bloomsbury or Waterloo) or take an online course

Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’