Introduction to computers offered

Published 6:57 pm Saturday, May 19, 2012

BCCC’s Division of Continuing Education will offer a class designed to introduce students to computers from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning June 19 and ending Aug. 9, in Room 822 of Building 8 on the BCCC campus.

Preregistration is required. The registration fee is $120, and the technology fee is $5. The registration fee may be waived for one course per semester for individuals 65 years old or older. The technology fee applies to all students.

This class is designed for older students who want to enter the world of computing but have little or no experience with computers. The class will cover a variety of topics, including what a computer is and what it can do. Students will receive tips on computer software, networks and how to navigate the Internet. Tips on buying a computer will be discussed. The instructor is Lisa Evans.

For more information about this course, contact Lou Stout at 940-6307. Students may register by calling 940-6375 or in person in Room 802 of Building 8 on the BCCC campus.

BCCC accepts Visa and MasterCard. Checks payable to Beaufort County Community College may be mailed to the attention of Eva Peartree, P.O. Box 1069, Washington, NC 27889. For more information about other continuing-education classes, visit BCCC’s website at