Computer Technology

Beginning HTML — 2017-11-21 thru 2017-12-05$139 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6-8:30 pm, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 202. Join the exciting world of web publishing. You will learn the essential skills of Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), designing and adding titles, paragraphs, images, links, lists, tables, and more to new web pages, and using CSS to style and lay out your pages. Peek behind the scenes of websites published on the internet, seeing how designers perform their web magic. Your new skills will be an important foundation if you plan to learn one of the graphic web page design programs such as Adobe Dreamweaver. Basic Windows skills required. Includes text.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239049476
Boost Your Computer's Performance — 2017-11-15 thru 2017-11-15$39 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 10 a.m.-noon, University Center Rm. 209. Is your once robust and vibrant computer sluggish as a snail? Learn how to identify causes that slow your computer and get it humming at top speed again in this hands-on session. Explore several effective and free software programs for repairing and tuning your computer. Develop a strategy to prevent future problems and leave with the confidence to do this on your own at home. A working knowledge of computers is required.

  • Seats available: Approximately 14. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239049468
Cut the Cord: TV/Media Access without Cable — 2017-10-18 thru 2017-10-18$39 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-3 pm, University Center Rm. 209. What is 'cord cutting?' And why are so many younger people doing it? Are you tired of paying high cable and satellite TV prices? Learn how to cut the cord and still have lots of viewing options. Learn about online streaming and the devices and methods that make it work. Save hours of researching the multitude of choices out there, and get the info you need here instead. Join the revolution, cut the cord, and save money.

  • Seats available: Approximately 14. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009092
Digital Imaging - Adobe Photoshop — 2017-08-28 thru 2017-12-13$500 — Face to FaceView Details

Learn to use Adobe Photoshop, a photo manipulation tool, to create images for print and web. Learn how to use layers, effects, filters, masks and selection techniques for image editing. Incorporate type and vector objects into bitmap layouts. Explore color management, restore damaged images, automate tasks, and choose the proper color space for print and web applications. For this course, you will need your NMC ID and Password before the first class (available through NMC Helpdesk, 231-995-3020). Cost does not include text. May also be taken for academic credit.

  • Seats available: Approximately 3. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 232547617
Digital Imaging - Adobe Photoshop — 2017-08-29 thru 2017-12-14$500 — Face to FaceView Details

Learn to use Adobe Photoshop, a photo manipulation tool, to create images for print and web. Learn how to use layers, effects, filters, masks and selection techniques for image editing. Incorporate type and vector objects into bitmap layouts. Explore color management, restore damaged images, automate tasks, and choose the proper color space for print and web applications. For this course, you will need your NMC ID and Password before the first class (available through NMC Helpdesk, 231-995-3020). Cost does not include text. May also be taken for academic credit.

  • Seats available: Approximately 3. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 232570110
Getting the Most from Your Android Tablet or Phone — 2017-09-27 thru 2017-09-27$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-4 pm, University Center Rm. 209. Android is the powerful system behind all mobile devices other than iPads and iPhones. Learn to use your Android device efficiently. You'll discover setting options, identify function buttons, enter and share contacts, download programs, upload pictures, and navigate through programs and apps. Discover tips and techniques to get the most out of these powerful mobile devices. Bring your fully charged device to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239007559
Getting the Most from Your Android Tablet or Phone — 2017-11-30 thru 2017-11-30$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 216. Android is the powerful system behind all mobile devices other than iPads and iPhones. Learn to use your Android device efficiently. You'll discover setting options, identify function buttons, enter and share contacts, download programs, upload pictures, and navigate through programs and apps. Discover tips and techniques to get the most out of these powerful mobile devices. Bring your fully charged device to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239008452
Getting the Most Out of Your iPad — 2017-10-03 thru 2017-10-03$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 9 am-noon, University Center Rm. 209. The Apple iPad brings lightweight mobile computing that extends beyond the convenience of a laptop. See how iPads and iPhones can interact and increase your access to work, entertainment, information, and family. Discover what your iPad can do to replace your PC, how to access remote data, and download and use applications. Learn about connections like Bluetooth, WiFi and 3G, and how they improve your access to information, music, videos, and the world. Bring your fully charged iPad to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 14. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239008462
Getting the Most Out of Your iPad — 2017-11-15 thru 2017-11-15$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-4 pm, University Center Rm. 209. The Apple iPad brings lightweight mobile computing that extends beyond the convenience of a laptop. See how iPads and iPhones can interact and increase your access to work, entertainment, information, and family. Discover what your iPad can do to replace your PC, how to access remote data, and download and use applications. Learn about connections like Bluetooth, WiFi and 3G, and how they improve your access to information, music, videos, and the world. Bring your fully charged iPad to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009044
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone — 2017-09-21 thru 2017-09-21$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 216. Learn how to use your iPhone as your calendar, your address book, your computer, and even your personal assistant. From identifying function buttons and settings, to using Safari to access the internet and everything in between, you'll discover tips and techniques to get the most out of this powerful smart phone. Bring your fully charged iPhone to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239007566
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone — 2017-11-14 thru 2017-11-14$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 9 am-Noon, University Center Rm. 209. Learn how to use your iPhone as your calendar, your address book, your computer, and even your personal assistant. From identifying function buttons and settings, to using Safari to access the internet and everything in between, you'll discover tips and techniques to get the most out of this powerful smart phone. Bring your fully charged iPhone to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239008439
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone/iPad - Level 2 — 2017-10-11 thru 2017-10-11$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-4 pm, University Center Rm. 209. Build on the skills you gained in the first iPhone course. Expand the functionality of your device as you learn its multi-tasking capabilities. Discover air drop, how to take screen shots, keyboard short cuts, dictation, printing, photo editing and more. Learn how you can adjust Siri settings and get the most from your voice commands. Bring your fully charged iPhone.

  • Seats available: Approximately 14. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009084
InDesign for Beginners — 2017-10-23 thru 2017-11-06$135 — Face to FaceView Details

Mon, 6-9 pm, Fine Arts Rm. 120. Learn the fundamentals of the world's leading desktop publishing software--Adobe InDesign. Import and work with text and graphics, create custom color swatches, generate facing pages and master pages in multi-page documents, and prepare and package documents for commercial printing. Whether you are a graphic designer, prepress professional, or a beginner, you'll appreciate this intuitive page-layout application. A basic knowledge of computer applications is required. Includes text.

  • Seats available: Approximately 17. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239049472
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerIntroduction to Microsoft Excel 2013 — 2017-08-15 thru 2017-08-16$89 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues & Weds, 9 am - Noon. Discover the power of Excel. Designed for beginners and basic users, you will learn to set up new worksheets and choose a template that best represents your needs. Discover how to use new smart features that fill in data quickly, reducing data entry time. Then gain experience entering, editing, sorting, filtering, formatting, and using graphics to represent your data. Enjoy the time you save and improved efficiency with your new skills. Includes text.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 137716509
Introduction to Quickbooks/Quickbook Pro — 2017-10-20 thru 2017-11-10$199 — Face to FaceView Details

Fri, 9 am-noon, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 217. Learn how to set up your company on QuickBooks for your small business accounting. You'll learn to create invoices, receipts, and statements, track your payables, inventory, and receivables, create estimates, and generate reports. Bring your questions about QuickBooks. Prerequisite: working knowledge of Windows and basic keyboarding skills. Includes text.

  • Seats available: Approximately 23. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009089
Managing and Organizing Your Digital Photos — 2017-11-08 thru 2017-11-08$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-4 pm, University Center Rm. 205. If you are shooting digital photos, you need to know how to store, retrieve, and work with them on your computer. Learn how to keep them organized and pick up tips for basic photo editing in this hands-on workshop. Work with file management, naming conventions, digital camera memory, transferring photos, and basic functions of photo editing.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009108
Researching Your Roots — 2017-10-13 thru 2017-10-13$69 — Face to FaceView Details

Fri, 10 am-3 pm, University Center Rm. 205. Explore your family's history. Whether you are just getting started or your research is in progress, this workshop is for you. First, we will review and introduce the essential tools of genealogy that are now available online. Following lunch, we will do hands-on research and review some of the programs for recording the data we uncover. Throughout the workshop, learn different strategies needed for overcoming common difficulties inherent in researching family history. Bring any family history records you already have, along with the specific 'brick walls' you have encountered. Bring a sack lunch and a flash drive for data storage.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009104
Sell Like an eBay Pro — 2017-11-07 thru 2017-11-07$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 5:30-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 205. Sell on eBay with confidence with this fun and practical workshop. Beginning with an overview of some eBay basics, you'll walk through the process of selling safely and profitably. Discover important tips and tricks which will allow you to research your item's potential value, write descriptions, post pictures, monitor bidding, and ship efficiently to maximize your success using eBay.

  • Seats available: Approximately 24. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009095
You and Your Laptop (SOAR Program) — 2017-09-28 thru 2017-09-28$39 — Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 5:30-7:30 pm, Scholars Hall Rm. 103. Bring your laptop to this session and get a crash course in the use of special features like controls and settings to help you adjust your computer to different lighting, adjust sound, attach devices, and set up the internet when your are away from home. A question and answer session will provide you with some personalized information.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009125
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerIntroduction to Microsoft Excel 2013 — 2017-08-15 thru 2017-08-16$89 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues & Weds, 9 am - Noon. Discover the power of Excel. Designed for beginners and basic users, you will learn to set up new worksheets and choose a template that best represents your needs. Discover how to use new smart features that fill in data quickly, reducing data entry time. Then gain experience entering, editing, sorting, filtering, formatting, and using graphics to represent your data. Enjoy the time you save and improved efficiency with your new skills. Includes text.

  • Seats available: Approximately 1. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 137716509
Digital Imaging - Adobe Photoshop — 2017-08-28 thru 2017-12-13$500 — Face to FaceView Details

Learn to use Adobe Photoshop, a photo manipulation tool, to create images for print and web. Learn how to use layers, effects, filters, masks and selection techniques for image editing. Incorporate type and vector objects into bitmap layouts. Explore color management, restore damaged images, automate tasks, and choose the proper color space for print and web applications. For this course, you will need your NMC ID and Password before the first class (available through NMC Helpdesk, 231-995-3020). Cost does not include text. May also be taken for academic credit.

  • Seats available: Approximately 3. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 232547617
Digital Imaging - Adobe Photoshop — 2017-08-29 thru 2017-12-14$500 — Face to FaceView Details

Learn to use Adobe Photoshop, a photo manipulation tool, to create images for print and web. Learn how to use layers, effects, filters, masks and selection techniques for image editing. Incorporate type and vector objects into bitmap layouts. Explore color management, restore damaged images, automate tasks, and choose the proper color space for print and web applications. For this course, you will need your NMC ID and Password before the first class (available through NMC Helpdesk, 231-995-3020). Cost does not include text. May also be taken for academic credit.

  • Seats available: Approximately 3. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 232570110
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone — 2017-09-21 thru 2017-09-21$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 216. Learn how to use your iPhone as your calendar, your address book, your computer, and even your personal assistant. From identifying function buttons and settings, to using Safari to access the internet and everything in between, you'll discover tips and techniques to get the most out of this powerful smart phone. Bring your fully charged iPhone to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239007566
Getting the Most from Your Android Tablet or Phone — 2017-09-27 thru 2017-09-27$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-4 pm, University Center Rm. 209. Android is the powerful system behind all mobile devices other than iPads and iPhones. Learn to use your Android device efficiently. You'll discover setting options, identify function buttons, enter and share contacts, download programs, upload pictures, and navigate through programs and apps. Discover tips and techniques to get the most out of these powerful mobile devices. Bring your fully charged device to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239007559
You and Your Laptop (SOAR Program) — 2017-09-28 thru 2017-09-28$39 — Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 5:30-7:30 pm, Scholars Hall Rm. 103. Bring your laptop to this session and get a crash course in the use of special features like controls and settings to help you adjust your computer to different lighting, adjust sound, attach devices, and set up the internet when your are away from home. A question and answer session will provide you with some personalized information.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009125
Getting the Most Out of Your iPad — 2017-10-03 thru 2017-10-03$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 9 am-noon, University Center Rm. 209. The Apple iPad brings lightweight mobile computing that extends beyond the convenience of a laptop. See how iPads and iPhones can interact and increase your access to work, entertainment, information, and family. Discover what your iPad can do to replace your PC, how to access remote data, and download and use applications. Learn about connections like Bluetooth, WiFi and 3G, and how they improve your access to information, music, videos, and the world. Bring your fully charged iPad to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 14. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239008462
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone/iPad - Level 2 — 2017-10-11 thru 2017-10-11$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-4 pm, University Center Rm. 209. Build on the skills you gained in the first iPhone course. Expand the functionality of your device as you learn its multi-tasking capabilities. Discover air drop, how to take screen shots, keyboard short cuts, dictation, printing, photo editing and more. Learn how you can adjust Siri settings and get the most from your voice commands. Bring your fully charged iPhone.

  • Seats available: Approximately 14. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009084
Researching Your Roots — 2017-10-13 thru 2017-10-13$69 — Face to FaceView Details

Fri, 10 am-3 pm, University Center Rm. 205. Explore your family's history. Whether you are just getting started or your research is in progress, this workshop is for you. First, we will review and introduce the essential tools of genealogy that are now available online. Following lunch, we will do hands-on research and review some of the programs for recording the data we uncover. Throughout the workshop, learn different strategies needed for overcoming common difficulties inherent in researching family history. Bring any family history records you already have, along with the specific 'brick walls' you have encountered. Bring a sack lunch and a flash drive for data storage.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009104
Cut the Cord: TV/Media Access without Cable — 2017-10-18 thru 2017-10-18$39 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-3 pm, University Center Rm. 209. What is 'cord cutting?' And why are so many younger people doing it? Are you tired of paying high cable and satellite TV prices? Learn how to cut the cord and still have lots of viewing options. Learn about online streaming and the devices and methods that make it work. Save hours of researching the multitude of choices out there, and get the info you need here instead. Join the revolution, cut the cord, and save money.

  • Seats available: Approximately 14. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009092
Introduction to Quickbooks/Quickbook Pro — 2017-10-20 thru 2017-11-10$199 — Face to FaceView Details

Fri, 9 am-noon, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 217. Learn how to set up your company on QuickBooks for your small business accounting. You'll learn to create invoices, receipts, and statements, track your payables, inventory, and receivables, create estimates, and generate reports. Bring your questions about QuickBooks. Prerequisite: working knowledge of Windows and basic keyboarding skills. Includes text.

  • Seats available: Approximately 23. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009089
InDesign for Beginners — 2017-10-23 thru 2017-11-06$135 — Face to FaceView Details

Mon, 6-9 pm, Fine Arts Rm. 120. Learn the fundamentals of the world's leading desktop publishing software--Adobe InDesign. Import and work with text and graphics, create custom color swatches, generate facing pages and master pages in multi-page documents, and prepare and package documents for commercial printing. Whether you are a graphic designer, prepress professional, or a beginner, you'll appreciate this intuitive page-layout application. A basic knowledge of computer applications is required. Includes text.

  • Seats available: Approximately 17. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239049472
Sell Like an eBay Pro — 2017-11-07 thru 2017-11-07$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 5:30-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 205. Sell on eBay with confidence with this fun and practical workshop. Beginning with an overview of some eBay basics, you'll walk through the process of selling safely and profitably. Discover important tips and tricks which will allow you to research your item's potential value, write descriptions, post pictures, monitor bidding, and ship efficiently to maximize your success using eBay.

  • Seats available: Approximately 24. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009095
Managing and Organizing Your Digital Photos — 2017-11-08 thru 2017-11-08$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-4 pm, University Center Rm. 205. If you are shooting digital photos, you need to know how to store, retrieve, and work with them on your computer. Learn how to keep them organized and pick up tips for basic photo editing in this hands-on workshop. Work with file management, naming conventions, digital camera memory, transferring photos, and basic functions of photo editing.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009108
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone — 2017-11-14 thru 2017-11-14$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 9 am-Noon, University Center Rm. 209. Learn how to use your iPhone as your calendar, your address book, your computer, and even your personal assistant. From identifying function buttons and settings, to using Safari to access the internet and everything in between, you'll discover tips and techniques to get the most out of this powerful smart phone. Bring your fully charged iPhone to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239008439
Getting the Most Out of Your iPad — 2017-11-15 thru 2017-11-15$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-4 pm, University Center Rm. 209. The Apple iPad brings lightweight mobile computing that extends beyond the convenience of a laptop. See how iPads and iPhones can interact and increase your access to work, entertainment, information, and family. Discover what your iPad can do to replace your PC, how to access remote data, and download and use applications. Learn about connections like Bluetooth, WiFi and 3G, and how they improve your access to information, music, videos, and the world. Bring your fully charged iPad to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239009044
Boost Your Computer's Performance — 2017-11-15 thru 2017-11-15$39 — Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 10 a.m.-noon, University Center Rm. 209. Is your once robust and vibrant computer sluggish as a snail? Learn how to identify causes that slow your computer and get it humming at top speed again in this hands-on session. Explore several effective and free software programs for repairing and tuning your computer. Develop a strategy to prevent future problems and leave with the confidence to do this on your own at home. A working knowledge of computers is required.

  • Seats available: Approximately 14. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239049468
Beginning HTML — 2017-11-21 thru 2017-12-05$139 — Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6-8:30 pm, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 202. Join the exciting world of web publishing. You will learn the essential skills of Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), designing and adding titles, paragraphs, images, links, lists, tables, and more to new web pages, and using CSS to style and lay out your pages. Peek behind the scenes of websites published on the internet, seeing how designers perform their web magic. Your new skills will be an important foundation if you plan to learn one of the graphic web page design programs such as Adobe Dreamweaver. Basic Windows skills required. Includes text.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239049476
Getting the Most from Your Android Tablet or Phone — 2017-11-30 thru 2017-11-30$49 — Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 216. Android is the powerful system behind all mobile devices other than iPads and iPhones. Learn to use your Android device efficiently. You'll discover setting options, identify function buttons, enter and share contacts, download programs, upload pictures, and navigate through programs and apps. Discover tips and techniques to get the most out of these powerful mobile devices. Bring your fully charged device to class for hands-on experience.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 239008452
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