Use, Communicate and Search Securely on the Internet - Microsoft Edge and Outlook 2016

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This unit provides the skills and knowledge required to connect to the internet, securely send and receive emails, search the internet using web browsers and interact securely and in a socially responsible manner with a range of different internet sites. It applies to individuals who use business technology to perform a range of routine tasks in the workplace or home office with limited responsibility.

At the completion of this course you should be able to:

  • understand some of the theoretical aspects of the internet
  • use Microsoft Edge to access the internet, search for and locate information
  • navigate web pages
  • understand and conduct effective searches of the internet
  • create and use favourites and the Favourites bar
  • download and use information from the internet
  • print all or part of a web page
  • use the internet with a good awareness of security issues
  • start Outlook and navigate some of its key features
  • create and send email messages
  • receive emails in your Inbox and then work with them
  • work effectively with junk email
  • use online researching resources
  • understand and locate consumer information on the web
  • conduct an online transaction
  • understand and work with some of the more advanced search tools and aids

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