What Are the Benefits of Taking a Computer Class?
- 45 min45 minutes
- Location 1
Competition Computers are used in nearly every facet of business. In order to be competitive for career opportunities, a lack of understanding about how a computer works is not an option. Personal Enrichment Knowing that they possess the skills needed to utilize computer technology builds students' self-esteem and encourages them to continue learning and bettering themselves. Efficiency The numerous tools available for use on computers, such as word processors, spreadsheets, and graphic creation software, will not only help students in any future career they pursue, but will also help them get there by being organized and able to work more efficiently than their counterparts who do not have computer abilities. Collaboration Students who understand the workings of an online world will be able to collaborate with their peers on school projects. This skill will also serve them well when they enter the workplace. Communication Electronic communication, such as email, is a staple of modern society. A student lacking these skills is at a severe disadvantage to those who possess them.