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Computer & Technology Basics

Email Basics and Outlook

Learn how to send and receive email including how to handle attachments. Work with the address book, calendar, inbox, and more. Prerequisite: Working with Windows or equivalent experience. .6 CEUs.

Tuition: $135 (includes $80 in fees*)
Tue Apr 23 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab B XA-443 8343 #5948
Thu Aug 08 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab A XA-443 8433 #1239
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Introduction to Keyboarding

Keyboarding (computer typing) is needed to facilitate word processing skills. Finger placement, basic computer parts, typing speed, and accuracy are taught. This hands-on class prepares you for the skills needed for other computer training. Textbook with software is available at the HCC and PGCC bookstores. (T)

Tuition: $144 (includes $100 in fees*)
Sun Jan 27-Mar 03 9:30AM-12:30PM Hickory Ridge XA-355 6393 #4492
Tue Jan 15-Feb 19 6:30PM-9:30PM Laurel College Center XA-355 J1619 #6023
Tue Apr 09-May 21 6:30PM-9:30PM Laurel College Center XA-355 J1620 #6024
No class Apr 16
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Introduction to Personal Computers with Windows 10
This course is designed to teach the student the most basic computer skills needed for daily computer operation in a workplace setting in Windows 10. Topics include mouse and keyboarding techniques, navigating around the desktop and within programs, demonstrating the different types of programs most commonly used in a work setting, and basic techniques for opening, creating, editing and saving documents. This class will also present basic information on graphics and the Internet. 1.2 CEUs.
Tuition: $195 (includes $135 in fees*)
Tue,Thu May 21-May 30 6:30PM-9:30PM Laurel College Center XA-419 M1842 #0664
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Managing Your Files and Folders

Do you have trouble finding files on your PC? Are all of your files located in one folder, the “My Documents” folder? Create and organize folders for specific projects and practice moving and copying files from one folder to another. Discover file manipulation techniques such as renaming, deleting, and restoring deleted files. Helpful hints will be included such as creating icons on your desktop to allow quick access to your favorite applications. .3 CEUs.

Tuition: $80 (includes $70 in fees*)
Wed May 01 9AM-12PM Gateway Campus Lab B XA-773 8332 #5937
Thu Jul 11 9AM-12PM Gateway Campus Lab A XA-773 8423 #1229
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Microsoft® Outlook Level 2

Get organized. Learn to use the advanced features of Outlook for better communication and increased productivity. Customize Outlook menus, toolbars, and messages; coordinate electronic scheduling; save and archive mail; and share contact and task information and other Outlook data. .6 CEUs. 

Tuition: $135 (includes $80 in fees*)
Wed Mar 20 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab D XA-734 8240 #5799
Mon May 13 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab B XA-734 8344 #5949
Fri Aug 23 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab A XA-734 8434 #1240
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Ready to Work Series

The following courses are recommended for individuals entering the workforce for the first time, returning after a long absence, or starting a new career. Get a thorough introduction to Microsoft® Office applications used in most businesses. This career-oriented series consists of the following classes:

• Working with Windows (XA-703)
• Microsoft® Word in a Day (XA-782)
• Microsoft® Excel in a Day (XA-784)
• PowerPoint Presentations (XA-786)
• Email Basics and Outlook (XA-443)
 

Please call 443-518-4680 immediately after registering to confirm your class schedule. See individual listings for class time and locations.

3.0 CEUs.

Tuition: $600 (includes $400 in fees*)
Mon-Fri Apr 02-Jun 21   Gateway Campus XA-739 8304 #5907
Mon-Fri Jul 08-Aug 31   Gateway Campus XA-739 8401 #1207
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Understanding the Cloud

Learn about the cloud and how it works. After you register, please create an online account at  ed2go.com/howardcc. This is where you will access the course. For more information, please call 443-518-4680.

Tuition: $130 (includes $90 in fees*)
Apr 17-May 24   Online XO-349 4700 #5690
May 15-Jun 21   Online XO-349 4701 #5691
Jun 12-Jul 19   Online XO-349 4702 #5692
Jul 17-Aug 23   Online XO-349 4870 #1104
Aug 14-Sep 20   Online XO-349 4871 #1105
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Working With Windows

Microsoft Windows 10 is a powerful operating system and has many enhancements over previous versions. Explore Windows using the helpful features and see how you can increase your productivity. .6 CEUs.

Tuition: $125 (includes $85 in fees*)
Fri May 10 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab C XA-703 8324 #5929
Fri Jun 14 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab C XA-703 8325 #5930
Thu Jul 15 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab C XA-703 8416 #1222
Fri Aug 02 9AM-4PM Gateway Campus Lab C XA-703 8417 #1223
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