Computer Training

Online Courses

Schedule for FALL 2012 online classes
The fee for each class is $70 ($65 registration and $5 technology)
For more information go to www.ed2go.com/wilson

Register by  Start date Completion date
11/10/14 11/12/14 n/a
12/08/14 12/10/14 n/a
1/19/15 01/21/15 3/13/15
2/16/15 2/18/14 4/10/15
3/16/15 3/15/15 5/8/15
4/13/15 4/15/15 6/5/15
5/18/15 5/20/15 7/10/15

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Digital Photography

Adobe Lightroom 5

This course walks through the rigors of Lightroom 5 use, leading to a brilliantly devised and super-efficient digital photography workflow that dramatically improves productivity. It allows photographers to spend less time processing photos and more time shooting them. No text required. (2.4 CEU)

Tuesdays  •  6:00 – 8:00 p.m.  •  January 27 – April 14
Room A-112  • $70 Fee • $15 Security Fee  •  $5 Technology Fee
Instructor: Chris Barnes* • Section Number: 23956 • Last Day to Register: January 26
*Professional Photographer, Adobe Certified Instructor, and Certified Internet Webmaster

Adobe Photoshop CC6

Teaches every tool in the toolbox, including which tools you can ignore, and gives a firm understanding of Layers – Photoshop’s most powerful feature! Learn the tips
and tricks that make using layers a breeze. (2.4 CEU)

Tuesdays  •  8:00 – 10:00 p.m.  •  January 27 – April 14
$70 Fee  •  $15 Security Fee  •  $5 Technology Fee
Instructor: Chris Barnes* • Section Number: 23966 • Last Day to Register: January 26

 

Introduction to Digital  Photography

Take your photography skills to the next level by making the best photos you can create with your digital camera. Learn what the terms and concepts mean from an experienced digital photographer with proven teaching skills. This course will guide you through each and every button on your camera and teach you how to use it.  Better yet, you will be guided on weekly photo assignments. No text required. (4.8 CEU)

Mondays  •  6:00 – 9:00 p.m.  •  January 26 – May 11
$125 Fee  •  $15 Security Fee  •  $5 Technology Fee
Instructor: Chris Barnes* • Section Number: 23964 • Last Day to Register: January 23
*Professional Photographer, Adobe Certified Instructor, and Certified Internet Webmaster

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General

PC Fundamentals Level I

Designed for the beginning computer user to gain knowledge in computers and the
Windows working environment. Included will be basic computer terminology, basic file management and other foundational computer topics. After successful completion of Level I, Level II is recommended to complete the course of study. (2.4 CEU)

Mondays  •  9:00 - 11:00 a.m.  •  January 26 - April 13
Room A-110  • $70 Fee • $15 Security Fee  •  $5 Technology Fee
Instructor: Grethan McKeithan • Section Number: 23943 • Last Day to Register: January 23

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Graphic Design

Introduction to Illustrator CC6

If you want a job as a graphic artist, you need to learn Adobe Illustrator. In this course you will see how Adobe Illustrator CC6 can give you the power to design, draw, and color images quickly and easily. Draw objects with the shape tools and master the all-important Pen tool to work with shape gradients. Apply and work with color, create shading effects and painterly brush stokes. Add special effects such as 3D to drawings to set your work apart. Easily move designs between Photoshop and Illustrator to take advantage of the strengths of both programs. (2.4 CEU)

Wednesdays • 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. • January 28 – April 15
Room: A-112 • $70 Fee • $15 Security Fee • $5 Technology Fee
Instructor: Chris Barnes* • Section Number: 23965 • Last Day to Register: January 27
*Professional Photographer, Adobe Certified Instructor, and Certified Internet Webmaster

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Microsoft Applications

Microsoft Excel Introduction

Using Excel 2013, students will learn to create, modify and format Excel worksheets, perform calculations, and print Excel workbooks. Class will focus on using advanced formulas working with lists as well as illustrations and charts. Students will learn to work with pivot tables, audit worksheets, data tools, protect documents for collaboration with others, and work with macros. (2.4 CEU)

Tuesdays  •  6:00 - 8:00 p.m.  •  February 3 – April 21
Room A-110  • $70 Fee • $15 Security Fee  •  $5 Technology Fee
Instructor: Mary McClain • Section Number: 23944 • Last Day to Register: February 2

Windows 8

Windows 8 is the newest operating system from Microsoft that is equally at home on a desktop PC, laptop and tablet. This new platform is designed so files and settings
on your PC become more mobile, and the visual changes will be similar to that of
smart phones. Come learn and experience the newest operating system from Micro- soft. No text required. (2.4 CEU)

Wednesdays  • 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon  •  January 28 – April 15
Room A-112  • $70 Fee • $15 Security Fee  •  $5 Technology Fee
Instructor: Gretchen McKeithan • Section Number: 23959 • Last Day to Register: January 27

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Web Design

Adobe Dreamweaver CC6

This industry-leading web authoring and editing software provides both visual and code- level capabilities for creating standards-based websites. You will learn to do these things in two ways; by writing the basic HTML and CSS code that lies at the heart of every web page, and by using Adobe Dreamweaver software to write the code for you. (2.4 CEU)
Wednesdays • 8:00 – 10:00 p.m. • January 28 – April 15

$70 Fee • $15 Security Fee • $5 Technology Fee
Instructor: Chris Barnes* • Section Number: 24039 • Last Day to Register: January 27
*Professional Photographer, Adobe Certified Instructor, and Certified Internet Webmaster

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Workplace Computing

Administrative Medical  Office Assistant

This 96-hour training covers communications, record management, business ethics, stress management, total quality concepts, telephone skills, electronic medical records, MS Word and Excel. Prior introductory PC course recommended. Textbook required. (9.6 CEU)

Tuesdays and Thursdays • 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon • January 6 – April 28
Room: A-112 • $180 Fee • $15 Security Fee • $5 Technology Fee
Instructor: Bettie Applewhite • Section Number: 23958 • Last Day to Register: January 5

Introduction to PC Repair

Learn the skills necessary for an entry level PC repair technician: how to keep PC’s running at their full potential, diagnosing and repairing common problems. No textbook required. (4.8 CEU)

Thursdays • 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. • January 22 – May 14
Room: A-114a • $125 Fee • $15 Security Fee • $5 Technology Fee
Instructor: Ron Crouch • Section Number: 23953 • Last Day to Register: January 21

 

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