Desktop Computer Skills
Mac OS Sierra for End Users
Mac OS Sierra: Accessing & Managing Files
Mac OS Sierra: Configuring Network & Share Settings
Mac OS Sierra: Customizing Appearance
Mac OS Sierra: Installing & Using Apps
Mac OS Sierra: Managing User Accounts
Mac OS Sierra: Monitoring, Configuring, & Optimizing
Mac OS Sierra: Navigating the Environment
Mac OS Sierra: Protecting User Data
Mac OS Sierra: Setting & Managing Reminders
Mac OS Sierra: Using Finder Windows
Mac OS Sierra: Using Siri & Search

Mac OS Sierra: Accessing & Managing Files

Course Number:
ds_macoss_05_enus
Objectives:

Overview/Description

Good file management is important to keeping your documents organized. Explore methods for managing your files and documents on macOS Sierra, and discover how to protect and back up documents and your Mac.



Target

Prerequisites: none

Mac OS Sierra: Configuring Network & Share Settings

Course Number:
ds_macoss_11_enus
Objectives:

Overview/Description

It is very rare that a computer is not connected to the Internet or another computer. Discover how to configure Internet settings, share files and devices, and access or control another Mac.



Target

Prerequisites: none

Mac OS Sierra: Customizing Appearance

Course Number:
ds_macoss_09_enus
Objectives:

Overview/Description

There are a number of customizations you can perform on macOS Sierra. Discover how to modify the interface, icons, and background; adjust the time, date, screen saver, and language; and set visual accessibility settings.



Target

Prerequisites: none

Mac OS Sierra: Installing & Using Apps

Course Number:
ds_macoss_03_enus
Objectives:

Overview/Description

There are a number of ways to access an application on macOS Sierra. Discover how to work with a number of different applications; find, open, and close applications; and download, install, and update applications.



Target

Prerequisites: none

Mac OS Sierra: Managing User Accounts

Course Number:
ds_macoss_07_enus
Objectives:

Overview/Description

When multiple users share a device, each user should have their own account. Discover how to add, edit, and manage user accounts on macOS Sierra, as well as how to configure parental controls.



Target

Prerequisites: none

Mac OS Sierra: Monitoring, Configuring, & Optimizing

Course Number:
ds_macoss_10_enus
Objectives:

Overview/Description

You can configure a number of settings to make your Mac your own. Discover how to configure a trackpad and a keyboard, monitor activity, and optimize hard drive space.



Target

Prerequisites: none

Mac OS Sierra: Navigating the Environment

Course Number:
ds_macoss_01_enus
Objectives:

Overview/Description

Just starting with macOS Sierra? Discover how to use and organize the Dock, Dashboard, and Desktops, and learn how to access and view system information.



Target

Prerequisites: none

Mac OS Sierra: Protecting User Data

Course Number:
ds_macoss_08_enus
Objectives:

Overview/Description

Securing personal data is always an important consideration. Discover how to use the Keychain application on macOS Sierra to manage and protect your passwords, and  use FileVault and a firewall to add additional protection.



Target

Prerequisites: none

Mac OS Sierra: Setting & Managing Reminders

Course Number:
ds_macoss_04_enus
Objectives:

Overview/Description

Need to remember an event, task, or future appointment? Discover how to use the Notes and Reminders apps on macOS Sierra to help you stay organized.



Target

Prerequisites: none

Mac OS Sierra: Using Finder Windows

Course Number:
ds_macoss_02_enus
Objectives:

Overview/Description

The Finder is an application that allows you to access and open any file on your Mac. Discover how to work with the Finder, use and manage multiple windows, and use tags and different display modes.



Target

Prerequisites: none

Mac OS Sierra: Using Siri & Search

Course Number:
ds_macoss_06_enus
Objectives:

Overview/Description

Need to locate a document or app on macOS Sierra? Discover how to use Siri, Apple's virtual assistant, to open apps and perform tasks, and learn how to use and configure Spotlight Search to find files.



Target

Prerequisites: none

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