Workshop:  Introduction to Computers

Course ID - CTD0001

Short Title:  Intro to Computers


Audience:        Faculty, Staff, Administrators
Total Time:      2 hours    
Prerequisite     None


This workshop will offer beginning level instruction in computer basics and terminology.  Participants will be able to list the components of a personal computer, understand the functions of operating systems, applications and data; use a computer to accomplish a task, store results and retrieve work. 


 As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the components of a personal computer
  • Understand the function of the operating system, applications, and data
  • Explain the difference between storage and memory
  • Use a computer to accomplish tasks and store results



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Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0001
Course Title: Intro to Computers
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.