Computer & Internet Basics

This module will introduce you to some basic Internet concepts and skills that you may need when taking a distance learning course.  It will provide an overview of computer basics, hardware/software, and possible technical issues that may prevent your success in the online environment.

Upon Completion of Module Two, you will be able to:

  • Identify the computer requirements to take an online course
  • Recognize computer hardware/software, as well as other downloads/plug-ins, that you would need when taking an online course
  • Know where to go and who to contact when needing technical help
  • Know internet and browser basics



To complete Module Two do the following:

  1. Click the "Module Two Lesson " in the Welcome block below.
  2. View the Handouts and Links available in the second block.
  3. Take the online Computer Requirements/Internet Knowledge assessment.
  4. Click on Module Three




Welcome to Module Two

To view this lesson presentation you will need Adobe Flash Player (if you do not have it, download it here).  Also, allow "pop-up" windows in your browser: (How to?)

Click here for Module Two Lesson


Handouts & Links

Click here for CPCC Technical Requirements
Click here the free Microsoft Office viewers
Click here for CPCC Student Email FAQ's


What did I learn?

Click here to take the Module Two assessment

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