how to do Backups, burn CD’s and use a USB Memory Stick. We will briefly cover how to play and manage MP3 files. (A book is included with this course.)
Sat. 9:30am to 12:30pm November 7 to 28 (12 hours) Animator: Peter Durand
EXCEL 2007 - LEVEL I This course covers the essential features of Microsoft Excel 2007. Learn the fundamental concepts of a spreadsheet program and how to enter and format data in your Excel documents. Learn keyboard shortcuts that will make it easier for you to edit your data and how to use the mouse and the keyboard efficiently. Learn basic functions that you can use to calculate values and totals. The practical exercises used during every class were specifically designed to help you review the various features covered in the course. (A book is included with this course.)
Mon. 6:30 - 9:30pm October 19 to November 9 (12 hours) Animator: Peter Durand
EXCEL 2007 – LEVEL 2 Prerequisite: Excel 2007 – Level 2 (or equivalent) This course covers the more intermediate features of Microsoft Excel 2007. Learn to use the most useful formulas and how to apply them in your spreadsheet. You will also learn how to format and filter your data to make your spreadsheets more dynamic and how to incorporate charts to view your data. The practical exercises used during every class were specifically designed to help you review the various features covered in the course. (A book is included with this course.)
Mon. 6:30 – 9:30pm November 16 to December 7 (12 hours) Animator: Peter Durand
WORD 2007 FOR WINDOWS - LEVEL I This course covers the new interface and features of Microsoft Word 2007. Learn the basic concepts of Word 2007 and how to properly format pages and paragraphs in your Word documents. Learn keyboard shortcuts that will make it easier for you to create and edit your documents and how to use the mouse and the keyboard efficiently. Practical exercises will be used at the end of every class to help you review and learn the various features covered in the course. (A book is included with this course.)
Tue. 6:30 – 9:30pm October 20 to November 10 (12 hours) Animator: Peter Durand
THE INTERNET AND HOW TO USE IT This is an introductory course all about the internet, how it works, and how you can use it without worrying about what you shouldn’t do. Learn to use the two most popular web browsers; “Internet Explorer” and “Firefox”, and discover the best ways to avoid viruses and spyware. We will also cover the basic use of receiving and sending emails, and learn to search the internet and find what you’re looking for.
Wed. 7:00 – 9:00pm September 22 to October 6 (6 hours) Animator: Peter Durand
POWERPOINT 2007 – LEVEL I This course covers all the essential features of Microsoft PowerPoint 2007. Learn the “Do’s and Don’ts” of planning and developing an effective presentation. Learn how to select a design, add content, organize your slides, and add transitions to create a captivating and dynamic presentation. Learn how to add animations to your presentation and create a simple Photo gallery. (A book is included with this course.)
Tue. 6:30 – 9:30pm November 17 to December 8 (12 hours) Animator: Peter Durand
PHOTOSHOP CS3 – THE BASICS Prerequisite: Basic knowledge of computers and Windows This course offers a simplified hands-on approach to learning the basic features of Photoshop. Learn how to easily adjust and fix your digital images, as well as how to add, remove and enhance parts of your image. This course includes an introduction to editing techniques, including cosmetic editing using layers, and how to add text to your images. Handouts will be provided in
every class. 7015-A09
Wed. 7:00 - 9:00pm September 23 to November 25 (20 hours) Animator: Peter Durand
MANAGING YOUR DIGITAL PHOTOS So you bought a Digital Camera and now you have a bunch of photos but you need a way to organize and view them. How about fixing some of the more common problems like Red Eye, or adjusting an image that’s too dark? Perhaps you would like to create a great slideshow or put together a collage of the best Photos and send that off to someone. Of course, all of this without learning Photoshop. If you want to have fun with your images and learn to organize and manage them, then this course is for you.
Mon. 6:30 - 9:30pm September 21 to October 5 (9 hours) Animator: Peter Durand
BEYOND POSITIVE THINKING Turn your life around by tapping into the power of your subconscious mind. Learn simple, yet powerful techniques to help you get rid of negative thought patterns and self-defeating behaviours. Improve the quality of your life by improving the quality of your thoughts. Transform the negatives in your life into positive success!
Tue. 7:30 - 9:30pm September 22 to October 20 (10 hours) Animator: Antoinette Giacobbe
OVERCOMING ANXIETY Learn the basic techniques on how to cope with fear, anxiety, and panic, as well as how to relax both the body and mind. By following the step-by-step methods and strategies for dealing with anxiety, you can improve your quality of life and find peace