This booklet contains
a set of exercises intended to help the student in developing his skills on
some end user applications.
The exercises are built
following the requirements of the European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Syllabus version 4 (see Appendix 3) and are in agreement with the requirements
for the final exam of the Computer Science for Business and Computer Skills
courses. They refer to the ECDL modules:
- Module 2 - Managing
files (Microsoft Windows Explorer);
The equipment required
consists in a "normal" Personal Computer equipped with Microsoft
Windows XP and Microsoft Office XP (at least the two programs: Word and Excel)
and an active Internet connection.
- Module 3 - Word Processing (Microsoft Word);
- Module 4 - Spreadsheets (Microsoft Excel);
- Module 7 - Information and Communication (Microsoft Internet Explorer
and Microsoft Outlook Express).
All the files required to complete the exercises can be built (and this is
a further exercise) following the instructions in Appendix 1. No solutions are provided.
Table of contents
Information and Communication
Appendix 1 Files needed
Appendix 2 Changing system or application language
Appendix 3 ECDL modules
files used -