Employment for Seniors – Computer Training
REGISTER FOR ONE LEVEL ONLY WITHIN THE COMPUTER COURSES.
The levels/content areas are:
• Introduction to Computers
• Word Processing – Beginning
• Word Processing – Intermediate
• Data Management
• Working with Photos
• Working with Videos
• Using the Internet and Internet safety
Students will learn how to use computers confidently, and become familiar with basic concepts, terms and skills related to the Microsoft Windows Operating System and other software programs.
Bring a flash drive to class. Depending upon the instructor, a textbook may be used for this course. Your instructor will provide details.
OCC E00 Instructional Lab
9797 1p–2:50p Thu 1227 #208 Hanne Espinosa-Frech
Instructional Lab: Introduction to Computers is required prior to enrolling in this section. This special lab is supplemental tutorial support via review and practice of the skills learned in a concurrent EC computer class. You must be enrolled in an EC computer section to attend.
OCC E00 Computer Mini-Lab
Open lab for EC students only
9798 See posted schedule Mon-Fri 1227 #209 Volunteers
Open Lab: This lab is available to current Emeritus students. Computer students have priority. Present your bursar’s receipt to validate your enrollment. The 5–station lab is open subject to volunteer availability.
OCC E00 Introduction to Computers
This class is for those new to using a computer or those needing a refresher class.
9819 9a-10:50a Tue 1227 #208 Judy Blits
9820 11a-12:50p Tue 1227 #208 Antoinette Simmonds
OCC E01 Word Processing – Beginning
9799 9a-10:50a Mon 1227 #208 Antoinette Simmonds
9819 9a-10:50p Tue 1227 #208 Judy Blits
9801 11a-12:50p Fri 1227 #208 Hanne Espinosa-Frech
OCC E01 Word Processing – Intermediate
9800 11a-12:50p Mon 1227 #208 Antoinette Simmonds
9802 1p-2:50p Mon 1227 #208 Ken Buckner
Microsoft Word, for the intermediate user. If you know how to type, format Bold, insert Tables and other basic editing steps, and want more, then this is the class for you. It’s more complete and demanding than courses for the beginner.
OCC E10 Using Data Files for Older Adults
Microsoft Excel – Learn how to use tables and spreadsheets.
9804 3p–4:50p Tue 1227 #208 Ken Buckner
Learn how to edit effects for text, shapes and pictures with ease. Turn text and graphics into published material.
Microsoft PowerPoint Learn to create presentations that will keep your audience engaged and interested.
9803 11a–12:50p Wed 1227 #208 Ken Buckner
Beginning PowerPoint. Learn how to create and share dynamic presentations with your audience. Tell a crisp, cinematic story that is as easy to create as it is powerful to watch. For personal or professional presentations
OCC E20 Using the Internet Safely for Older Adults
Make the most of the Internet. Learn about e-mail, Internet security, identity theft and Web resources, viruses, firewalls, and system protection.
9805 11a-12:50p Thu 1227 #208 Hanne Espinosa-Frech
Introduction to the Internet – Learn the secrets of safely searching for information on the Internet, and sending and receiving emails, or attaching and sending pictures to friends and family. Develop confidence using the internet. Learn how to safely use email and surf the internet. Build your skills and understanding of the computer.
PHOTO E10 Creating Digital Photos for Older Adults
Please contact instructor for more information. These are computer based classes.
9807 9a-10:50a Wed 12227 #208 Ken Buckner
Beginning Photography – Designed for the digital photographer novice, taking pictures, transferring them to your computer, beginning cropping, editing and color corrections using Photoshop Elements 10.0. For the beginner. Buckner_Kenneth@smc.edu
9809 3p–4:50p Mon 1227 #208 Ken Buckner
Designed for the digital photographer novice, taking pictures, transferring them to your computer, beginning cropping, editing and color corrections using Photoshop Elements. Intermediate level. Buckner_Kenneth@smc.edu
9808 9a–10:50a Fri 1227 #208 Hanne Espinosa–Frech
Learn about videos. Use Adobe Premiere to create simple videos. Knowledge and use of Photoshop Elements experience is recommended. Intermediate level. Espinosa-Frech_Hanne@smc.edu