Computer Continuing Education

Students who want to save their work from computer courses should bring a USB flash drive to class.

Blogging with WordPress

Create a blog with WordPress. Topics include writing posts, choosing and changing themes, creating categories, and understanding the dashboard. You will also work with images, install plug-ins, embed videos, and interact with readers. Experience working with the Internet is recommended. No textbook required. (Because this course is self-supporting, no tuition waivers or exemptions are allowed.) 15 hours. $89

46381 W 6/3–7/1 6–9 p.m. CEC 609 May 27 registration deadline

Introduction to Adobe Photoshop CS6

Explore a variety of graphic and retouching tools available with Photoshop. Create selections, masks, and layers, and work with different file formats and image resolutions. Excellent keyboarding and word processing skills are recommended. Adobe Photoshop CS6 Classroom in a Book (paperback) by Adobe Creative Team, ISBN 978-0321827333, is the required textbook. 36 hours. $134

46375 M 6/1–8/17 10 a.m.–1 p.m. CEC 607 May 26 registration deadline

Web Page Design

Plan, design, and create a working website. Topics include interface design, HTML, CSS (Cascading Style Sheet), graphics, and site management. Skills are introduced through structured exercises and applied through individual creative projects. Keyboarding and word processing experience recommended. HTML and CSS Design and Build Websites by John Duckett, ISBN 978-1118-00818-8, is the required textbook. 36 hours. $134

46300 TTh 7/2–8/11 10 a.m.–1 p.m. CEC 607 June 25 registration deadline

Office 2013: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access

This course teaches effective communication skills and provides a more comprehensive understanding of the programs in the Microsoft Office suite. Students use Microsoft Office 2013 to produce documents and presentations. Basic computer and keyboarding skills are recommended. Students must bring a flash drive to each class. Welcome to Microsoft Office 2013 (Silver Series), ISBN 978-159136-659-1, is the required textbook. 36 hours. $134

46637 T 5/19–8/4 5:30–8:30 p.m. CEC 607 May 12 registration deadline
46638 Th 5/21–8/6 5:30–8:30 p.m. CEC 607 May 14 registration deadline