Computer Technology

Beginning Computers for PC— 2018-02-22thru 2018-03-01$69— Face to FaceView Details

2 Thurs, 1-4 pm, 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'll 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!

  • Seats available : Approximately 23 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260091728
Beginning HTML— 2018-04-10thru 2018-04-24$139— Face to FaceView Details

3 Tues, 6-8:30 pm, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 217. 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 = 260092006
Cut the Cord: TV/Media Access without Cable— 2018-02-08thru 2018-02-08$39— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-8 pm, University Center Rm. 215. 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 8 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260085506
Cut the Cord: TV/Media Access without Cable— 2018-03-21thru 2018-03-21$39— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 6-8 pm, University Center Rm. 217. 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 20 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260085563
Course ClosedDigital Imaging - Adobe Photoshop— 2018-01-15thru 2018-05-02$500— Face to FaceView Details

15 Mon and Wed, 1-3 pm, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 204. 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 : 0 . Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260092634
Getting the Most from Your Android Tablet or Phone— 2018-01-25thru 2018-01-25$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 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 = 260079684
Getting the Most Out of Your iPad— 2018-02-06thru 2018-02-06$49— Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 1-4 pm, University Center Rm. 216. 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 = 260084641
Getting the Most Out of Your iPad— 2018-03-20thru 2018-03-20$49— Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 216. 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 = 260084866
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone— 2018-01-24thru 2018-01-24$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-4 pm, 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 14 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260083763
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone— 2018-03-14thru 2018-03-14$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 217. 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 13 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260084007
InDesign for Beginners— 2018-03-13thru 2018-03-27$135— Face to FaceView Details

3 Tues, 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 16 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260092344
Introduction to Quickbooks/Quickbook Pro— 2018-02-23thru 2018-03-16$199— Face to FaceView Details

4 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 24 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260088354
Managing and Organizing Your Digital Photos— 2018-01-30thru 2018-01-30$49— Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 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 = 260087935
More iPhone— 2018-02-07thru 2018-02-07$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 15 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260084436
Raspberry Pi— 2018-05-09thru 2018-05-09$109— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 6-9 pm, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 202. The Raspberry Pi is a tiny and affordable computer that you can use to learn programming through fun, practical projects. Get Raspberry Pi components to build hands-on projects in class. Learn how to assemble, program, and use the input/output pins to control various devices. Most anything you can control with a computer, you can control with the Raspberry Pi. Connect a small electronic flash unit to the Raspberry Pi and use simple programs to control it. Leave with a complete Raspberry Pi computer, code and other accessories to continue experimenting at home. Class is appropriate for adults and youth age 16 and over.

  • Seats available : Approximately 20 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260086172
Researching Your Roots— 2018-04-12thru 2018-04-12$69— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 10 am-3 pm, University Center Rm. 205. Explore your family's history and discover how to utilize the essential tools of genealogy that are now available online. Whether you are just getting started or your research is in progress, this workshop is for you. 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 19 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260087431
Sell Like an eBay Pro— 2018-02-13thru 2018-02-13$49— Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 5:30-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 213. 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 9 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260086986
Course ClosedDigital Imaging - Adobe Photoshop— 2018-01-15thru 2018-05-02$500— Face to FaceView Details

15 Mon and Wed, 1-3 pm, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 204. 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 : 0 . Call to be placed on waiting list.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260092634
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone— 2018-01-24thru 2018-01-24$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 1-4 pm, 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 14 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260083763
Getting the Most from Your Android Tablet or Phone— 2018-01-25thru 2018-01-25$49— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 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 = 260079684
Managing and Organizing Your Digital Photos— 2018-01-30thru 2018-01-30$49— Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 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 = 260087935
Getting the Most Out of Your iPad— 2018-02-06thru 2018-02-06$49— Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 1-4 pm, University Center Rm. 216. 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 = 260084641
More iPhone— 2018-02-07thru 2018-02-07$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 15 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260084436
Cut the Cord: TV/Media Access without Cable— 2018-02-08thru 2018-02-08$39— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 6-8 pm, University Center Rm. 215. 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 8 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260085506
Sell Like an eBay Pro— 2018-02-13thru 2018-02-13$49— Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 5:30-8:30 pm, University Center Rm. 213. 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 9 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260086986
Beginning Computers for PC— 2018-02-22thru 2018-03-01$69— Face to FaceView Details

2 Thurs, 1-4 pm, 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'll 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!

  • Seats available : Approximately 23 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260091728
Introduction to Quickbooks/Quickbook Pro— 2018-02-23thru 2018-03-16$199— Face to FaceView Details

4 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 24 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260088354
InDesign for Beginners— 2018-03-13thru 2018-03-27$135— Face to FaceView Details

3 Tues, 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 16 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260092344
Getting the Most Out of Your iPhone— 2018-03-14thru 2018-03-14$49— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 217. 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 13 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260084007
Getting the Most Out of Your iPad— 2018-03-20thru 2018-03-20$49— Face to FaceView Details

Tues, 6-9 pm, University Center Rm. 216. 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 = 260084866
Cut the Cord: TV/Media Access without Cable— 2018-03-21thru 2018-03-21$39— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 6-8 pm, University Center Rm. 217. 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 20 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260085563
Beginning HTML— 2018-04-10thru 2018-04-24$139— Face to FaceView Details

3 Tues, 6-8:30 pm, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 217. 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 = 260092006
Researching Your Roots— 2018-04-12thru 2018-04-12$69— Face to FaceView Details

Thurs, 10 am-3 pm, University Center Rm. 205. Explore your family's history and discover how to utilize the essential tools of genealogy that are now available online. Whether you are just getting started or your research is in progress, this workshop is for you. 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 19 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : University Center  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260087431
Raspberry Pi— 2018-05-09thru 2018-05-09$109— Face to FaceView Details

Wed, 6-9 pm, Beckett Bldg. Rm. 202. The Raspberry Pi is a tiny and affordable computer that you can use to learn programming through fun, practical projects. Get Raspberry Pi components to build hands-on projects in class. Learn how to assemble, program, and use the input/output pins to control various devices. Most anything you can control with a computer, you can control with the Raspberry Pi. Connect a small electronic flash unit to the Raspberry Pi and use simple programs to control it. Leave with a complete Raspberry Pi computer, code and other accessories to continue experimenting at home. Class is appropriate for adults and youth age 16 and over.

  • Seats available : Approximately 20 . This will be confirmed at checkout.
  • Location : Main campus  —  Maps
  • Course ID = 260086172
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