IT & Software

WhatsApp for iPhone: A Guide On How To Sign Up And Make The Best Of WhatsApp

Course Fee R99.00

What is this course about? 

WhatsApp is a mobile messaging service that makes use of the user’s mobile phone number as a user account and their internet connection, either via cellular or Wi-Fi, to communicate with other WhatsApp users based anywhere in the world. This course provides a step by step introduction, featuring the installation, settings and user processes of the WhatsApp mobile application based on an iPhone.

Who should be doing this course?

Anyone who wants to make use of the WhatsApp application to communicate in a more cost effective and versatile way with current and future WhatsApp users will benefit from this course. 

Learning outcomes

After completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Download and install the WhatsApp application onto an iPhone device 
  • Identify the icons on the WhatsApp interface
  • Manage the WhatsApp contacts on the device
  • Send messages including multimedia messages 
  • Manage Groups and Broadcast lists
  • Make changes to the user profile including privacy and security settings
  • How is your course mark calculated? 

How is your course mark calculated?

Your course is mark is calculated using the average mark obtained in each of the Chapter tests. In order to pass this course, you must obtain a final course mark of at least 50%. This means that even if you fail a few of the chapter tests, if your test marks in the other chapter tests are high enough you will still be able to pass the course. Good Luck! 

Study at your own pace!

We’ve created our courses to suit your busy life! The duration of this course is based on a student guide where one 300 – 500 word article is read per day, and the assessment is done on a separate day after the relevant articles have been reviewed. But you can do the course in your own time and at your own pace. If you choose to do two readings per day, it will take you half of the estimated time, four readings per day means doing the course in a quarter of the time etc. We leave that decision up to you! 

In the 1 chapters of this course you'll be covering the following areas:

CHAPTER 1 WhatsApp Mobile - Beginners Tutorial
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Luigi McLeod

Educator

Luigi has been extensively involved the the technologies industry for 20 years. His specialisation areas include sales, training, desktop support and network management. His work as a senior technician in the Commerce faculty at one of South Africa’s top universities cements his qualifications as an experts in practical IT matters.
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Dr Rabelani Dagada

Educator

Professor Rabelani Dagada has a PhD in Information Systems and teaches Knowledge & Information Systems Management at the Wits Business School, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg. He is also an Associate Professor of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) at the Vaal University of Technology (VUT). He is the Past President of the Institute of Information Technology Professionals South Africa (IITPSA). He is the holder of the 2008 ICT Visionary Award from IITPSA in association with the ITWEB, as well as the holder of the 2015 IITPSA Fellowship Award. Prof. Dagada has extensive experience in the South African corporate environment and has managed multi-million rand ICT projects. He has authored and co-authored books in the fields of eLearning, technopreneurship, and information systems. Prof. Dagada has published dozens of articles in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings.

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