Computer Skills Department provides efficient and up-to-date learning resources
to support the student’s learning.
ERA is a framework providing access to multimedia content in English. It offers high quality,
self-paced, personalized learning experience to all learners from anywhere and at any time.
Interactive demonstration and practice feature is also available in ERA.
Below are links to ERA (for PYD male and female students):
Self-learning Project refers to the self-directed learning process.
The learner takes the initiative and the responsibility for the learning outcomes.
The trainer provides students with guidance to fulfill the requirements of
the Self-learning Project. Students select and manage their own learning activities,
which can be pursued at any time. In the end, they present their acquired knowledge
and ideas to an audience of their peers. This helps them get familiarized with conducting
research, writing a report, improving their ability to give lectures and interacting with
the audience. This also helps improve their self-confidence and strengthen their characters.
Course Outline of IT course.
Importance of IT Literacy for your career. Computer Definition, Five Generations of Computers,
Types of computers, Components of Computer: Hardware, Software and Memory.
What is Input, Input Devices, Keyboards and its Features, Pointing Devices, Scanning Devices,
Image Capture Devices, What is output, monitors and their features, printers and their features, types of printers?
Introduction to internet & network, types of networks, topology, protocols, uses of the Internet, E-commerce, its types, advantages and disadvantages of e-commerce, web utilities, web browser, URL, social networking sites, firewall, www, the internet and web, internet explorer 9: home page, features of IE9, printing & saving web pages, finding information on the web.
Operating system, OS functions, Services provided by operating system,
booting, types of Operating Systems, Introduction to Windows OS,
Installation Procedure, Windows 7 Drivers, Maximize PC’s Performance,
Themes, Desktop Background, Utility Software, Windows Update, Home Group, Windows 7 Security
Overview of Word Processor, the User Interface, Creating a Simple Document, File Tab, Home Tab Introduction, Clipboard Group, Font Group, Paragraph Group, Styles Group, Editing Group.
Insert Tab introduction, Pages Group, Tables Group, Illustrations Group, Links Group, Header and Footer Group, Text and Symbols Group.
Page Layout Tab, Page Setup Group, Page Background Group,
Reference Tab introduction, Table of Contents Group, Footnotes Group, Mailing Tab introduction,
Create Group, Start Mail Merge.
Review Tab introduction, Proofing Group, Language Group, Comments Group,
View Tabs introduction, Views Group, Show Group, Zoom Group, Window Group.
Spreadsheet, Introduction to MS Excel, Features of MS Excel, the User Interface.
Create New Workbook, Working with Sheets, File Tab, Home Tab - Font Group, Alignment Group, Cells Group.
Home Tab introduction, Using Formulas, Using Functions. Number group,
Editing Group, Excel Errors.
Insert Tab introduction, The Charts Group
Insert Tab introduction, Text Group, Page Layout Tab, Page Setup Group,
Formulas Tab, Functions Library, Financial Functions, Logical Functions, Text Functions.
Data Tab introduction, Sort & Filter Group, Data Tools Group,
Outline Group, Review Tab, Proofing Group, Comments Group, Changes Group, View Tab,
Window Group, Macros Group.
Introduction to PowerPoint 2010, The User Interface, Home Tab, Slides Group,
Drawing Group, The Insert Tab, Images Group, Illustrations Group, Links Group, Text and Symbols Group.
Design Tab, Themes Group, Transition Tab, Preview, Transition to this slide,
Animation Tab, Preview, Animation Group, Slide Show Group, View Tab, Presentation Views Group,
Master View Group, Slide Master.
Introduction to general database, database tools, common Features & applications of database,
Introduction to MS Access 2010, Home Tab, Create a new blank database, Database objects, Designing database,
Basic Concepts - Table, Field (Column) and Record (Row), Query, Form, Report, Tables,
Text Formatting and Sort and Filter in MS Access.
Create Tab, Forms Group, Format Tab, Background Group, Queries Group, Reports Group, Report Layout, Design Tab, Controls Groups Commands - – Labels, Buttons, Combo Box, Check Box, Text Box.
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