Email Basics

Learn to use the basic features of Web-based email and the significant function of attaching a document, such as your résumé, to your email transmission. The job search process requires that you have an established email account. Seats will be filled on a first-come, space-available basis.

Instructor: D. P. Grogan
Computer Lab, Room 311

Required Skills: The ability to read and comprehend English well, and the skills acquired in PC Basics, Word I Basics and Web I Basics.

You will learn to:
  • Identify and navigate the basic feature and elements of a Web-based email environment.
  • Read, send, forward and reply to email messages.
  • Apply formatting features to email transmissions.
  • Attach documents and graphics to an email transmission.
  • Activate email options, e.g. signature, vacation responses and more.
  • Create folders and insert email addresses into an address book.
  • Search online email address resources.
  • Use appropriate email etiquette.
  • Identify email abuse.
Bring your own flash drive to save class documents or send them to your email account.