This course has concessions available

Tame Your Tablet (and Smartphone)

A course is for anyone feeling frustrated while
trying to use their Android Tablet or Smartphone -
and not getting the most out of it. Find out about
the incredible amount of things they can do by
learning how.

Who is this course for

This course is for anyone feeling frustrated while trying to use their Tablet or Smartphone - and not getting the most out of it. They can do an incredible amount of things... you just need to learn how.

What does this course cover

The difference between the main rivals,
Apple, Android, Windows.
Creating a Google account - (a necessary basic).
Using the Google Play Store - where you get the Apps from setting up your email account.
Transferring files from your tablet to your P.C and vice/versa.
Using Wireless peripherals, Bluetooth, NFC, WiFi etc.
Using the internet on your tablet.
Getting and understanding the best data deals for you phone/tablet.
Inserting and using Micro SD cards (boosting the memory).
Go through the total variety of Apps you can get.

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

Materials are supplied free of charge by the Centre.+ As much practice as possible to reinforce learning. This may be at home or elsewhere or from homework given by the tutor.

What this course could lead to

An increased confidence in using technology and (hopefully) help you to breakdown and understand the awful terminology so often used.

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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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This course has concessions available for people who meet certain criteria

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Why come to Mary Ward Centre?

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 or weekend to suit your timetable.

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.’