Computer Basics (Basic PC Literacy)

Computer Basics (Basic PC Literacy)

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Course Description
Computer Basics (Basic PC Literacy) – Classroom and Blackboard
This course provides an overview of computer concepts. Emphasis is placed on the use of personal computers and software applications for personal and fundamental workplace use. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate basic personal computer skills.

41 Hours


Days Dates Time Location
W 1/29-5/9/24 5:25 pm-7:26 pm PTI 119

Course Meeting Locations

PTI (Pharr Trade and Industrial Center, Dallas Campus) Dallas Campus Map
Online via Blackboard

Course Cost:
$159 Tuition
$194.50* Textbook
$5* self-purchased flash drive
*these are approximate costs

For book information on this course, please email or call the Gaston College Bookstore at or 704-922-6428.

Registration Options
PLEASE NOTE: Payment for continuing education classes is expected at the time of registration, as the classes are on a first-come, first-served basis. All costs must be paid for a student to be officially registered.

If you need assistance with Registration, please contact CE Registration at 704-922-6232.

Online (recommended)

  • Click on the following link and follow instructions as listed: CE Registration Link
  • Reminder: No password/login required. In the Search for section field, enter a single keyword (Computer). No additional information is required.

Notes when using Online registration

  • If you have an address change, name change, etc., we will need this updated information so we can contact you in case of a class change/cancellation or refund. Entering different information on the registration form will not update any existing records.  If your information has changed, look for a link at the top of WebAdvisor Continuing Education page or click on the one provided here – Current/Former Students: please click here to provide us with a current email address and phone number if it has changed since first enrolling at Gaston College or you may call the Registration Department at 704-922-6232.

**NOTE: If you are 16 or 17 years old, you will have to register by completing a Continuing Education registration form.   Contact the Registrar’s Office at or 704-922-6232 to request a Continuing Education registration form or you may register in person at the Dallas Campus.

Payment is due at the time of registration prior to the class date. You cannot DROP/WITHDRAW from classes using WebAdvisor.

Walk-in (payment is due at the time of registration prior to the class date)
CE Registration Department
MYERS CENTER – 2nd floor
201 Highway 321 South, Dallas, NC 28034
Monday-Thursday 8 am-5 pm, Fridays 8 am-11 am
Dallas Campus Map

Refund Policy
If a student officially drops from a class or classes before the 10 percent date of the class(es), a 75 percent tuition refund will be given for the class(es) dropped. A 100% refund will be made if the student drops from the class prior to the class start date. No refunds will be given after the 10 percent date. If a course fails to materialize, refunds are automatically processed. (The refund policy is subject to change. Refunds of tuition will be issued in accordance with the current state and college policy.) To request a refund or transfer, please email

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Keyword: Computer
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