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Introduction to the Internet 2

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  • 1. Introduction to the Internet: Navigation basics Blackbird Leys IT Zone 8 November 2006
  • 2. Introduction to the Internet: Information seeking
    • Part 1
      • Your reflections on last week
      • More on the Internet
      • Review e-Mail
          • Your account
          • Sending a message
          • Replying to a message
    • Part 2
      • Finding information
  • 3. Review: Reflections on last week
  • 4. E-Mail
    • Setting up an account
    • Sending a message
    • Replying to a message
  • 5. Course aims and objectives
    • At the end of this 5-week course you should be able to:
      • Show how to use the Web to find information
        • Google, BBC, maps, government, libraries, Wikipedia
      • Set up an e-mail account on Yahoo
        • Send, get, reply and save messages
      • Show how to use the Web to buy and sell
        • Train tickets, Amazon, e-Bay
      • Show how to use the Web for sharing interests
        • Blogs, mySpace, Flickr, youTube,
  • 6. Session objectives
    • Explain how “data” travels across the Internet
    • Name the main search engine and one other
    • Explain to your colleagues different reasons you have for finding information
    • Find images on the internet
    • Ask a good search question
    • Describe what is meant by “safe surfing”
  • 7. An INTERnational NETwork of networks
  • 8. Warriors of the Net
    • Watch the movie
    • What did you think of it?
  • 9. Break!
  • 10. What can you do with the Net?
    • Find out stuff
    • Send and receive e-Mail
    • Share interests
    • Buy things
    • Sell things
  • 11. Session tasks
    • Name the main search engine and one other
    • Find an image of the Crab Nebula on the internet
    • Find a recipe for chocolate cake
    • Find out how much 135 Euros is in Sterling
    • Describe what “pop-ups” are
  • 12. Find out stuff
    • Google http://www.google.co.uk/
    • Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page
    • BBC http://www.bbc.co.uk/
    • Videojug http://www.videojug.com
    • Other sources?
  • 13. What is “good” stuff?
    • Can you trust what you read?
    • How can you cross check?
  • 14. What is safe surfing?
    • On line banking
    • On line buying
    • Scams, scams, scams
      • Rule of life
        • Never give details in an e-mail!
        • What?
        • Never give details in an e-mail!
        • You mean…
        • Never!
      • Other rules. Just say “No!”
        • Pharma on-line: V14gr4, etc, etc?
        • “ Naughty stuff” on-line?
      • And, don’t click on the pop-ups!
  • 15. Wind up