WSP 18 — Mastering Your iOS Device: Using Your iPhone and iPad to Their Full Potential
Course Format: On-campus course
Duration: 1 day
Date(s): Apr 8
Time: 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
Drop Deadline: Apr 1
Instructor(s): Ammy Woodbury
9:30 am – 4:30 pm
The iPhone and iPad have revolutionized the way people use technology, but the number of apps and ways to use the devices can be overwhelming. In this workshop, you will learn how to use your device more effectively, utilize key settings to optimize your device, and find out which apps are most useful to you. We will cover how to organize your apps, save your battery life, and use Spotlight search to find content on your phone. We will also cover how to customize notifications, customize security and privacy features, and choose the best way to back up your device. Finally, we will discuss key tips for becoming a savvy traveler and various accessories that can help you get the most from your device.
Students are required to bring a fully charged iPhone
(version 5 or newer) or iPad to class with iOS 10 installed.
Due to its short format, this workshop may not be taken for Credit or a Letter Grade.
Ammy Woodbury, Senior Technical Writer, Tesla MotorsAmmy Woodbury’s career has focused on rapid acquisition of new technology to document and train others, serving as the “geek-to-English translator” for everyone else. She was a campus readiness specialist in Stanford IT Services from 2001 through 2014. An expert on iOS tools and security, she has been called a “smartphone ninja” by Men’s Health magazine.
Textbooks for this course:
There are no required textbooks; however, some fee-based online readings may be assigned.