Seventh-day Adventist® Church

Adventist Youth in the United Kingdom and Ireland


e-Club Computer Skills Award

Computer Skills/Technology e-Award (Helping Hand)

Category: Recreation



1.     Explain the purpose of each item:

a.     Computer system

b.     Monitor

c.     Mouse

d.     Keyboard

e.     Central Processing Unit

f.     Hard disk

g.     Scanner

h.     CD ROM

i.      Modem

j.      Printer

k.     Network

l.      (Diskette) USB Stick

2.     What are computers good for?

a.     Documents and books

b.     Databases

c.     Calculations

d.     Communications

e.     Research

f.      Fun

3.     Do one of the following:

a.     Type and print a thank-you note.

b.     Play an educational game.

4.     Do one of the following:

a.     Visit an office and see how a computer helps that person with their work.

b.     Visit a computer sales person and have them give a demonstration of the latest technology.

5.     Know the home row of the keyboard.

a.     Show the proper hand position on the keyboard.

b.     Explain why proper hand position is important.

c.     Type on an elementary typing programme such as (Sticky Bear or Mavis Beacon), BBC Bitesize typing: .


We suggest that if there are any presentation elements of the award you record a video of yourself and include it with your written assessment in your folder.  Your director will check all your work when your club resumes.

Finished all your requirements?  Complete this form online and print off the confirmation for your folders.

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