Computer Technology

Beginning Computers for PC—2018-05-31 through 2018-06-01$69—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Thurs-Fri, 9 a.m.-Noon, University Center Rm. 205. If you are an occasional user, absolute beginner, or a novice needing a refresher, this hands-on class moves at a comfortable pace. We will take the mystery out of computers and explore common jargon, hardware, and the most popular software. Learn to use the mouse and practice basic Windows computer operations like manipulating text; cut, paste, and copy; and saving your work using Microsoft Word. Gain the knowledge and confidence to grow your computer skills!</p>

  • Seats available: Approximately 19. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801406
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerCut the Cord: TV/Media Access without Cable—2018-05-16 through 2018-05-16$39—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Wed., 1-3 p.m. University Center Rm. 204. 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.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801538
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerGetting the Most from Your Android Tablet or Phone—2018-05-24 through 2018-05-24$49—Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., 1-4 p.m., 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 will 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 9. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801442
Getting the Most from Your Android Tablet or Phone—2018-07-17 through 2018-07-17$49—Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 9 a.m.-Noon, 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 will 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 11. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798517
Getting the Most Out of Your iPad—2018-06-12 through 2018-06-12$49—Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 9 a.m.-Noon, University Center Rm. 204. 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 cellular networks, and how they improve your access to information, videos, music 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 =287798669
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone—2018-05-30 through 2018-05-30$49—Face to FaceView Details

Wed., 9 a.m.-Noon University Center Rm. 204. 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 will 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 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801435
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerIntroduction to Microsoft Excel 2013—2018-05-22 through 2018-05-23$89—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Tues. and Wed., 6-9 p.m. University Center Rm. 205. 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. This class is for personal computer users; you should be familiar with the Windows operating system.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 16. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801469
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2013—2018-08-07 through 2018-08-08$89—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Tues. and Wed., 9 a.m.-Noon, University Center Rm. 08. 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. This class is for personal computer users; you should be familiar with the Windows operating system.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798467
Introduction to Quickbooks/Quickbook Pro—2018-06-08 through 2018-06-29$199—Face to FaceView Details

4 Fri., 9 a.m.-Noon, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 217. Learn how to set up your company on QuickBooks for your small business accounting. You will 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 22. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =287799157
Managing and Organizing Your Digital Photos—2018-06-14 through 2018-06-14$49—Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., 6-9 p.m. University Center Rm. 204. 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 your photos organized in the file management system on your computer or in cloud-based photo sharing systems. Review important file naming conventions. Gain understanding of procedures to transfer, move and share photos. This class focuses on personal computers using the windows operating system.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798666
Mastering Microsoft Excel as a Database—2018-07-17 through 2018-07-17$49—Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 9 a.m.-Noon, University Center Rm. 205. Using Excel as a database is a simple, powerful way to collect information--whether you are creating a contact list for an organization, a large mailing, or creating an inventory for your business. Learn to format the Excel spreadsheet as a database. In this class, you will learn to easily enter, store and filter data and using a database. Topics include: entering records and fields correctly, using database tools to select prevent mistakes, find specific records, add records, finding and removing duplicates, formatting your database, as well as exploring other database functions. This class is for personal computer users; you should have good computer skills and a basic understanding of Microsoft Excel.

  • Seats available: Approximately 24. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798514
Microsoft Excel Time Savers: Using Pivot Tables—2018-07-31 through 2018-07-31$49—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Tues., 6-9 p.m. University Center Rm. 205. Pivot tables are an advanced feature of Microsoft Excel and a perfect time-saving tool for your information management needs. Discover how pivot tables will help you access and organize data from a database. Learn how to take large amounts of data and quickly pivot it into useful reports. Then practice using the built in sorting and filtering features without difficulty, and start using them immediately to more easily manage your large amounts of data. This class is for personal computer users; you should have good computer skills and a basic understanding of Microsoft Excel.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 13. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798511
Microsoft Excel Time Savers: Using the Excel Budget Template—2018-07-10 through 2018-07-10$49—Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 6-9 p.m. University Center Rm. 205. Did you know that Microsoft Excel has a spreadsheet template for managing a budget? Save time and effort by learning how to set up and use the template to manage your budget. Learn how to enter data, minimize errors, access data and run reports. Get a handle on your personal finances by using this easy ready-made tool. This class is for personal computer users; you should have good computer skills and a basic understanding of Microsoft Excel.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798602
More iPhone—2018-06-05 through 2018-06-05$49—Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 9 a.m.-Noon University Center Rm. 204. 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. It is helpful to have taken Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone, but not required. Bring your fully charged iPhone.

  • Seats available: Approximately 10. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287799189
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerSell Like an eBay Pro—2018-05-24 through 2018-05-24$49—Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., 6-9 p.m. University Center Rm. 205. Sell on eBay with confidence with this fun and practical workshop. Beginning with an overview of some eBay basics, you will walk through the process of selling safely and profitably. Discover important tips and tricks which will allow you to research the potential value of your items, write descriptions, post pictures, monitor bidding, and ship efficiently to maximize your success using eBay.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801465
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerCut the Cord: TV/Media Access without Cable—2018-05-16 through 2018-05-16$39—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Wed., 1-3 p.m. University Center Rm. 204. 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.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 4. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801538
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerIntroduction to Microsoft Excel 2013—2018-05-22 through 2018-05-23$89—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Tues. and Wed., 6-9 p.m. University Center Rm. 205. 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. This class is for personal computer users; you should be familiar with the Windows operating system.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 16. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801469
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerGetting the Most from Your Android Tablet or Phone—2018-05-24 through 2018-05-24$49—Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., 1-4 p.m., 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 will 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 9. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801442
Call (231) 995-1700 to registerSell Like an eBay Pro—2018-05-24 through 2018-05-24$49—Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., 6-9 p.m. University Center Rm. 205. Sell on eBay with confidence with this fun and practical workshop. Beginning with an overview of some eBay basics, you will walk through the process of selling safely and profitably. Discover important tips and tricks which will allow you to research the potential value of your items, write descriptions, post pictures, monitor bidding, and ship efficiently to maximize your success using eBay.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801465
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone—2018-05-30 through 2018-05-30$49—Face to FaceView Details

Wed., 9 a.m.-Noon University Center Rm. 204. 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 will 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 7. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801435
Beginning Computers for PC—2018-05-31 through 2018-06-01$69—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Thurs-Fri, 9 a.m.-Noon, University Center Rm. 205. If you are an occasional user, absolute beginner, or a novice needing a refresher, this hands-on class moves at a comfortable pace. We will take the mystery out of computers and explore common jargon, hardware, and the most popular software. Learn to use the mouse and practice basic Windows computer operations like manipulating text; cut, paste, and copy; and saving your work using Microsoft Word. Gain the knowledge and confidence to grow your computer skills!</p>

  • Seats available: Approximately 19. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287801406
More iPhone—2018-06-05 through 2018-06-05$49—Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 9 a.m.-Noon University Center Rm. 204. 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. It is helpful to have taken Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone, but not required. Bring your fully charged iPhone.

  • Seats available: Approximately 10. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287799189
Introduction to Quickbooks/Quickbook Pro—2018-06-08 through 2018-06-29$199—Face to FaceView Details

4 Fri., 9 a.m.-Noon, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 217. Learn how to set up your company on QuickBooks for your small business accounting. You will 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 22. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: Main campus  — Maps
  • Course ID =287799157
Getting the Most Out of Your iPad—2018-06-12 through 2018-06-12$49—Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 9 a.m.-Noon, University Center Rm. 204. 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 cellular networks, and how they improve your access to information, videos, music 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 =287798669
Managing and Organizing Your Digital Photos—2018-06-14 through 2018-06-14$49—Face to FaceView Details

Thurs., 6-9 p.m. University Center Rm. 204. 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 your photos organized in the file management system on your computer or in cloud-based photo sharing systems. Review important file naming conventions. Gain understanding of procedures to transfer, move and share photos. This class focuses on personal computers using the windows operating system.

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798666
Microsoft Excel Time Savers: Using the Excel Budget Template—2018-07-10 through 2018-07-10$49—Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 6-9 p.m. University Center Rm. 205. Did you know that Microsoft Excel has a spreadsheet template for managing a budget? Save time and effort by learning how to set up and use the template to manage your budget. Learn how to enter data, minimize errors, access data and run reports. Get a handle on your personal finances by using this easy ready-made tool. This class is for personal computer users; you should have good computer skills and a basic understanding of Microsoft Excel.

  • Seats available: Approximately 15. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798602
Getting the Most from Your Android Tablet or Phone—2018-07-17 through 2018-07-17$49—Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 9 a.m.-Noon, 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 will 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 11. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798517
Mastering Microsoft Excel as a Database—2018-07-17 through 2018-07-17$49—Face to FaceView Details

Tues., 9 a.m.-Noon, University Center Rm. 205. Using Excel as a database is a simple, powerful way to collect information--whether you are creating a contact list for an organization, a large mailing, or creating an inventory for your business. Learn to format the Excel spreadsheet as a database. In this class, you will learn to easily enter, store and filter data and using a database. Topics include: entering records and fields correctly, using database tools to select prevent mistakes, find specific records, add records, finding and removing duplicates, formatting your database, as well as exploring other database functions. This class is for personal computer users; you should have good computer skills and a basic understanding of Microsoft Excel.

  • Seats available: Approximately 24. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798514
Microsoft Excel Time Savers: Using Pivot Tables—2018-07-31 through 2018-07-31$49—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Tues., 6-9 p.m. University Center Rm. 205. Pivot tables are an advanced feature of Microsoft Excel and a perfect time-saving tool for your information management needs. Discover how pivot tables will help you access and organize data from a database. Learn how to take large amounts of data and quickly pivot it into useful reports. Then practice using the built in sorting and filtering features without difficulty, and start using them immediately to more easily manage your large amounts of data. This class is for personal computer users; you should have good computer skills and a basic understanding of Microsoft Excel.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 13. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798511
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2013—2018-08-07 through 2018-08-08$89—Face to FaceView Details

<p>Tues. and Wed., 9 a.m.-Noon, University Center Rm. 08. 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. This class is for personal computer users; you should be familiar with the Windows operating system.</p><br><br>

  • Seats available: Approximately 12. This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location: University Center  — Maps
  • Course ID =287798467
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