James E. Clyburn Technology Center and Garners Ferry Technology Center Computer Courses
Introduction to Computers I
This is a basic beginner's class. Starting with maneuvering the mouse to learn the components of the PC and its peripherals. This class will cover how to manage Windows and how to organize files and folders. Introduction to Word Processing, Internet and Email basics will be covered in this course.
Microsoft Publisher 2010
Learn how to create publications quickly and easily by choosing from a variety of backgrounds, layouts and artwork or create one from scratch. At the end of this class you will be able to create brochures, newsletters, flyers, and other publications for print or web.
Resume Development Workshop
Learn the different types of resumes and tips on how to create a successful resume; as well as have a greater understanding of the construction of resume content that defines achievements and sets the scene to achieve goals. The second part of class will be hands-on and students will be able to start compiling a resume. Please bring some type of media storage device to save your resume.
Introduction to Computers II
This class follows the Introduction to Computers I or it can be a refresher course for the person who knows the basics. Microsoft Office software applications will be further explored. Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel. Learn which application to use for your specific tasks!
Microsoft PowerPoint 2010
Use PowerPoint to create professional presentations to entertain your audience and captivate their attention by creating effective PowerPoint slides with animations, visual aids and digital photos, etc.
Microsoft Access 2010
This is an entry level course in which students will learn how to create tables and records; manage, store, search and analyze information. Students will be able to easily access and retrieve from queries and reports.
Microsoft Excel 2010
This is an introductory class that will teach you how to create, edit and format workbooks. At the end of the course, students will be able to perform calculations, modify and edit worksheets and more.
Microsoft Word 2010
Learn how to create and modify documents. You'll learn how to add, move through and edit text; work on two or more documents simultaneously; change the size or appearance of text; change margins and tab settings; automatically center, right align, justify, and indent text; run the integrated grammar and spelling checker; use the thesaurus; and save, retrieve, copy, organize and print your documents.
Smartphones and Gadgets
This two day, three hour course will provide certain participants with a basic understanding of their tablet or smartphone. Learn the screen gestures, how to customize your device settings and how to maximize usage of the device’s applications.