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computer literacy

1. The ability to acquire and apply a basic understanding of computer hardware and software to solve problems or access information.
2. Educational programs designed to help students gain mastery in computer applications.
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Computer literacy on the part of students is not essential for the first generation, in which learning is offered through the paper-based correspondence model.
The primary objective of this study was to investigate the influence of computer literacy on use of electronic resources by postgraduates in university libraries in Nigeria.
Unfortunately, computer literacy is now a major requirement for job applicants, especially for those seeking office work.
Through taking the English language and computer literacy courses, he said inmates will also gain optimism that they will be able to find employment in order to support their family, since they are equipped with skills.
Participants were students in a general studies Computer Literacy course at a large university in the southwest.
Designed to measure their computer literacy, the test evaluates students' ability to build a spreadsheet, compose e-mail messages, and conduct basic research.
Currently, the company also encourages computer literacy among all its employees by setting up a zero per cent computer loan program, which means that employees can get a loan from the company to purchase a computer and they pay no interest at all.
I just hope the kids stay up to par with the competition as far as computer literacy is concerned," says Derris.
A reasonable level of computer literacy is also required.
From tasks as basic as using a mouse and Internet navigation to more complex computer skills such as diagnosing a hard drive, the new online Computer Assessment and Tutorial (CAT1) program evaluates the computer literacy of users and offers immediate instruction if a tested skill is performed inadequately.
To enhance educational and computer literacy programming at the Eastdale Drop-In & Resource Centre and the Family Relief Services Centre.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-6 March 2002-ESRC Research Centre examines computer literacy requirements in UK jobs (C)1994-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.

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