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|Online computer courses are the perfect way to master the computer skills that everybody needs in todays world.
Computer skills can be learnt from textbooks or in schools or colleges. These can be effective, but they tend to be expensive. A great alternative is to study computer using your home computer and the Internet.
Online computer courses are a form of distance learning but lessons arrive via your computer rather than by mail. You can study anywhere (even in remote towns or in other countries) and at any time (even at 2 am!).
Not only that you can study at your own pace. Complete each module or lesson and, only when you are completely ready, you proceed to the next.
Good online computer training courses also give you printouts of each topic so that you have a permanent record of your lessons and can revise at your leisure, even when your computer is turned off.
Training is delivered by website pages and email, and includes not only text but also diagrams, drawings, animated illustrations, and interactive sequences.
There are many online computer classes now that offer training in using computers at all levels beginners, intermediate, and advanced.
For beginners, online courses will walk you through all the basics of how to use computers for everyday tasks. They do not expect you to know computer jargon, but use plain English to explain computer concepts. They offer easy to follow tutorials and exercises that take you through each topic step-by-step, thus helping you to learn painlessly and enjoyably.
For intermediate and advanced students, there are online computer courses in all the main programs and applications, such as word processing, graphics, web design, accounting packages, and more.
Studying computer skills online can lead to an accredited diploma or degree, or it can just be for a sense of achievement and for enjoyment. It is your choice.
Author: David Paul Wagner
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