Computer Basics - Seniors
Perfect for beginners who want to become computer literate! Learn about hardware and software, Windows and the Internet. Open to seniors only, ages 60 and above.
- Total Hours: 6.00
- CEUs: 0.60
Perfect for beginners who want to become computer literate! Learn about hardware and software, Windows and the Internet. Open to seniors only, ages 60 and above.
This course is a great introduction to Windows 10 and Office 2016 and is designed to provide the fundamental computer competencies you need to survive and prosper in today's fast-changing workplace. You will learn how to implement the powers of modern office software to work faster and more efficiently. We'll focus on practical application for software most common to the workplace. When you finish this course, you will have learned why employers consider technological literacy so critical to the success of any organization.
If you use a computer, typing is an invaluable skill that can open doors and enhance your career opportunities. This class will help you get started.
Ideal for beginners who want to become computer literate. Course topics include hardware, software, internet, and email.
Using the computer software program FasType for Windows, you will learn the basic skills of touch-typing. If you already know how to type, this course will help you improve your typing speed and accuracy. When you are finished with the course, continue to use FasType for Windows to improve your keyboarding skills with its intermediate and advanced lessons.
Do you have trouble organizing digital photos, documents, and downloads on your computer? Learn to use file management in the Windows environment. The topics include creating and working with folders, finding files, cut, copy, paste, and more.
Discover how you can use the Internet to make teaching easier for you and more relevant to your students.
Learn to install, remove, upgrade, maintain, and troubleshoot computer hardware while building your own computer to take home after class, from the provided kit. An essential course for if you are or want to be an entry-level computer service technician. Prepare for the latest A+ certifications.
Learn to administer and maintain Windows Server 2012 infrastructure such as implementing server images, user and group management with active directory domain services (AD DS) and group policy, remote access and network policies, data security, monitoring, and update management.
Intended for network administrators, technicians, MCSEs and CNEs who must configure routers, switches and hubs in a multiprotocol LAN and WAN environment. Learn to identify, design, and implement solutions for small to medium-sized organizations. Prerequisite: Network+ or equivalent experience.
This class prepares you to take the Cisco 100-101 Interconnecting Cisco Networking Devices exam. Learn to install, operate, and troubleshoot a small branch office network. Other topics include: Operation of IP data networks, LAN switching technologies, IP addressing (IPv4 & IPv6), IP routing technologies, IP services (DHCP, NAT, ACLs), network device security, and basic troubleshooting.
Learn about cloud concepts and models, virtualization, infrastructure, resource management, security, and business continuity in the cloud. Acquire the knowledge and best practices required of IT practitioners working in cloud computing environments as you prepare for the Cloud+ CompTIA certification.
Review all topics of the current CompTIA A+ certification exam. Learn to use exam preparation materials to reinforce learning, including practice tests to simulate taking the actual exam. You will also have time for question and answer sessions with certified instructors to further clarify technical information.
The U.S. Department of Labor forecasts that computer security and related computer-support specialties will be among the fastest-growing occupations through 2012. CompTIA146s Security+ certificate is widely regarded as the entry-level certificate for gaining access to this well-paying, in-demand field. In this six-week course, you'll learn everything you need to know to achieve your Security+ credential.
By completing the Help Desk Analyst: Tier 1 Support Specialist Online Training Program, you'll understand how to: . Improve support-center productivity .Provide exceptional customer support .Handle difficult customer situations .Implement best practices for problem solving .Exhibit assertive confidence while reducing job stress
Through hands-on practice, you will learn system administration skills for the Linux operating system and prepare for CompTIA Linux+ certification.
Acquire the fundamental skills and concepts that are used on the job in any type of networking career. Work with the major networking technologies and systems in use in modern PC-based computer networks as you prepare for the Network+ certification exam.
Learn real-world applications for the concepts you learn in Introduction to Networking. You will gain a full understanding of almost every aspect of networking technology, including hot topics such as virtual private networks, security, and internet connectivity. Completion of this course and its prerequisite should serve as a springboard for a career in computer networking or training for CCNA certification.
Introduction to Networking explains computer networking basics in terms that you can easily understand, using concepts common to everyday, non-computing experience. A brief introduction to networking history provides context, explaining how networks have become so important to businesses and individuals. The course emphasizes networking fundamentals, explaining the software and hardware that makes networking possible. The course stresses understanding how and why networks work, rather than focusing on memorization of terms or numbers.
What you don't know about PC security really can hurt you! Learn why you're at risk and what you can do to protect your precious personal and business data from the outside world. This course, taught by a security expert, will quickly bring you up to speed on the fundamentals of PC and network security. You'll learn the nature of the threats you face, how to assess your vulnerability, how to identify the weak links in your system, and how you can implement simple solutions to minimize your risks.
Don't spend your hard-earned cash on expensive PC repairs! In this feature packed interactive workshop, you will take a look under the hood of a typical PC, learning how to identify, by appearance and function, each of your computer's components. Then, you will discover dozens of proven preventative measures you can take to protect your valuable electronics and irreplaceable data from disaster. You will learn what to do when disaster strikes, learning how to deal with power problems, BIOS and CMOS RAM glitches, drive and file problems, and boot failure. You will also learn all about configuring and using memory and preventing Windows General Protection Faults.
Learn how to install and configure AVTEC Scout system.
Learn to install, configure, and administer Windows Server 2016. This course covers all the topics listed in the exam objectives for 70-740. It is one of three courses that makes up the requirements for the MCSA exam. This course also contains practical information for the working server administrator.
Learn to install, configure, and administer Windows Server 2016. This course covers all the topics listed in the exam objectives for 70-740 and is one of three courses required for the MCSA exam. This course also contains practical information for the working server administrator.
Learn the basic 2D features of the latest versions of AutoCAD. This introductory course covers drawing setup, basic construction and editing tools, layer management, object properties, basic annotation with text and dimensions, and an introduction to layouts and plotting.
In this online CAD training course, students will learn the advanced two-dimensional capabilities of AutoCAD. New concepts include: advanced dimensioning techniques such as lateral tolerances and alternate units, advanced viewport creation and paperspace detailing, annotation scaling techniques, multi-layout paperspace plotting, hatching and presentation techniques, tables and fields, layer and selection filters, blocks and symbol libraries, attributes, Dynamic Blocks, externally referenced drawings, raster images, sheet sets, and publishing.
In this online CAD training course you will master the powerful 3D modeling capabilities of the latest versions of AutoCAD. New concepts include 3D workspaces, 3D user coordinate systems, creating and modifying 3D primitives, working with visual styles, 3D navigation tools, Booleans and composite solid modeling, Extrude and Revolve operations, Region modeling, Helix, Sweep and Loft modeling techniques, editing and manipulating models at both the object and sub object levels, 2D drawing extraction procedures, meshes and surface modeling, sections and live sections, assembly modeling, and an introduction to Rendering.
Crystal Reports is a database report writer and is used for analyzing and presenting database information. You will learn to create and modify reports, apply formatting, and formulas.
Learn how to use Crystal Reports to create attractive business documents that are easy to read and understand.
Is your database efficient and easy to work with? Learn the theory behind relational databases, entity relationship diagrams, and normalization of data and plan the design of a database.
A number of powerful tools are available to help you build databases and database applications. However, if you do not apply a systematic, structured approach to the use of those tools, you will probably produce systems that fail to meet user needs. Many projects bog down or are never completed for lack of a disciplined approach to development. This course will guide you step-by-step through all the phases of a system development project to guarantee that the resulting product will not only work as it was designed to work, but also that the design truly responds to user needs.
Design a working database, queries, forms, and reports. This hands-on session provides the review and practical application needed to pull the courses in the Database Analyst Certificate Program together and fine-tune your new database management skills. You must successfully complete in order to receive the Database Analyst Certificate. Prerequisites: Access (Introduction, Intermediate and Advanced), Database Design, SQL (Introduction), Crystal Reports (Introduction), and SQL Server Database Services.
Learn how to use the Oracle database management system to plan, organize, and manage your data. Introduction to Oracle will provide you with a practical hands-on approach to relational databases concepts and Oracle's database management system. This course will introduce you to the Structured Query Language (SQL), Oracle's SQL*Plus, and other valuable tools used to develop, manage, and reference an Oracle database. Learn to create an Oracle database, build various database objects for the database, and write simple SQL statements that access the data from the database. This course will teach you to write Data Definition Language statements to create, update, and delete database objects. You will learn to execute Data Control Language statements to give or delete access rights to database objects. You will write Data Manipulation Language statements to insert, update, and delete records from a database. Finally, you will learn how to query the data and create finished reports.
Learn everything you need to be productive with SQL Server. This course gives you hands-on exposure to database design and creation, security, diagramming, backup, recovery, indexes, views, stored procedures, triggers, and basics of reporting services.
Prepare yourself to use generic SQL (Structured Query Language) to retrieve, store, and manipulate data from any relational database. Querying and SQL statement fundamentals will be covered.
Learn the key concepts of Structured Query Language (SQL) and gain a solid working knowledge of this powerful and universal database programming language. You will learn the basic structure of relational databases, how to read and write simple and complex SQL statements, and how to manipulate data.
Learn more advanced form design with sub-forms, tab pages, and navigation forms. Import, export, and link external data and perform a Word mail merge with Access data. Learn how to have a more turn-key database with macros, VBA programming, and switchboards. Database management topics like dependencies, documenting, compacting, repairing, splitting, security, and turning into ACCDE are also addressed.
Learn about database normalization, relationships, referential integrity, and how to analyze tables. Explore complex queries with joins, parameters, calculated fields, and summarizing and grouping values. Work with action queries and finding unmatched or duplicate records. Learn to create more advanced reports with calculated fields and enhanced control formatting and data bars.
Take away the mystery of database design in Access by creating, designing, and editing tables. Learn to create simple queries and filters and develop the skills to design simple forms and reports.
Learn to create a simple Excel spreadsheet complete with formats and easy formulas.
You'll see how to work with the additional analysis tools provided by Excel add-ins and become skilled in using validation to protect the integrity of your worksheets from less experienced users. Impress your coworkers by learning how to add functional and eye-catching custom controls to any worksheet and how to use scenarios and data tables to quickly perform what-if data analyses. You'll discover advanced techniques for PivotTables, like creating Timelines, calculated fields, and calculated items. You'll learn how to use Excel's consolidation function to efficiently summarize data from multiple sources, become adept at importing external data, and master the art of conditional formatting to highlight duplicate entries and other common worksheet problems.
Take your Excel skills to the next level! Master charting, PivotTables, Slicers, Sparklines, and other advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2013, and discover how this powerful MS Office program can boost your productivity. In these hands-on lessons, you'll learn how to create informative, eye-catching charts and graphs and harness the power of Excel's data analysis tools and AutoFilter commands. In addition, you'll find out how easy it is to create macros that let you manipulate data with the push of a button. You'll also discover how to use Goal Seek and Solver and apply them to real-world problems. And you'll set yourself apart from the casual Excel user by adding VLOOKUP, INDEX & MATCH, and Excel's other time-saving functions to your repertoire. So get ready for six fun, action-packed weeks that will make you an Excel expert!
Even non-techie beginners will find it easy to learn Excel in this online course. Learn dozens of shortcuts and tricks for setting up fully formatted worksheets. Write mathematical formulas and use the function wizard to calculate statistics, loan payments, future value, and more. In addition, you'll get tips on sorting and analyzing data, designing custom charts and graphs, creating three-dimensional workbooks, building links between files, endowing your worksheets with decision-making capabilities, and automating frequently-repeated tasks with macros and buttons. This informative course covers the new Quick Analysis, Flash Fill, and charting capabilities available in Excel 2013. This is not a tutorial, but an in-depth class where you'll get training, help, and personal support from an experienced instructor as you're learning Excel basics step-by-step. By the time you're done, you'll be using this vital Office 2013 application like a pro. Price includes voucher funds.
In this course, you will work with multiple worksheets, use LOOKUP functions and formula auditing, share and protect workbooks, automate workbook functionality with data validation and macros, create spark lines and map data, and work with data tables, scenarios, goal seek, and forecasting data trends.
Work with basic math formulas and progress to conditional, lookups, date and time, financial, statistical, and conversion examples. Protect and hide your formulas and create user-defined functions.
Graphs are very powerful tools for visually representing your important numeric data. Learn how simple it is to create in Excel.
Enjoy the efficiency of macros as you learn to record mouse clicks and keystrokes for playback later or to record a sequence of commands you use to perform repetitive tasks in Excel. Get the basics in this class.
Learn to use Pivot Tables to summarize large amounts of data and analyze it in a variety of ways.
In this course, you will work with multiple worksheets, use LOOKUP functions and formula auditing, share and protect workbooks, automate workbook functionality with data validation and macros, create spark lines, and map data, and work with data tables, scenarios, goal seek, and forecasting data trends.
Learn specialized functions, like IF, COUNTIF, and DSUM and how to more effectively analyze, sort, filter data, create outlines, subtotals, range names, and work with tables. Display data more visually in charts, Pivot tables and charts and work with slicers and templates.
Learn specialized functions, like IF, COUNTIF and DSUM and how to more effectively analyze, sort, filter data, create outlines, subtotals, range names, and work with tables. Display data more visually in charts, Pivot tables and charts and work with slicers and templates.
Learn how to create effective and efficient worksheets using formulas, common functions, formatting and printing.
Learn how to create effective and efficient worksheets using formulas, common functions, formatting and printing.
Take your PowerPoint presentations from ordinary to extraordinary! In these lessons, you'll learn how to use Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 to create professional-quality slide presentations that grab and hold your audience's attention from start to finish. You'll start by learning how to plan and create dazzling slide presentations using a variety of slide and layout masters that make global changes to your presentation in a snap. You'll also see how to embellish your slides with pictures, shapes, WordArt, and SmartArt, as well as multimedia effects such as animations, slide transitions, audio, video, and text and object hyperlinks.
This Microsoft Access 2016 training class starts by covering basic database concepts. You will then learn to design and create databases and tables, query those tables, and create forms and reports. You will learn about database design and optimization, as well as advanced form customization. The Microsoft Access 2016 (MOS) training program prepares you for the Microsoft Office Specialist Certification Exam 77-730.
Go beyond the basics of word processing and master the more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2016 (now available through Office 365). In this course, you'll learn how to automate Word 2016 using shortcuts to help you write more while typing less. From signs, newsletters, and greeting cards to long documents, you'll learn how to create whatever you need-quickly and with professional-looking results.
Through hands-on instructions, you'll learn how to add and edit text; move words from one part of your document to another; work on two or more documents simultaneously; and format your text. You'll also see how to save, retrieve, copy, organize, and print your documents. You'll learn dozens of ways to modify the appearance and content of your documents by adjusting page margins, paragraph tab settings, and line spacing to create great-looking documents quickly and easily. If you need to type foreign language characters or symbols, you can do that in Word too.
Demonstrate your knowledge of office applications by creating documents and spreadsheets using the skills acquired in the program. To receive an Office Administrative Specialist Certificate, you must successfully complete this course. Prerequisites: Word (Introduction and Intermediate), Excel (Introduction and Intermediate, Organizing Computer Files, Outlook (Introduction), Computer Typing for Everyone and Becoming a Customer Service Star).
Learn to manage email, calendar, and contacts, and to streamline and automate your work with keyboard shortcuts, rules, search folders, and Quick Steps. The course will focus on important tasks like sending, receiving, and managing your mail, and using tools such as the calendar, tasks, and to-dos. You'll also learn about the redesigned Contacts section of Outlook (now called People). You'll discover how Outlook can connect to your social networks, and discuss the pros and cons of making those connections. The course also shares secrets about how to get the most from Outlook. For example, did you know that you can create, send, and receive email messages without ever touching the mouse? It's faster and more efficient, and can even reduce some of the strain on your aching mouse hand. Introduction to Outlook 2013 dedicates an entire lesson to the instructor's favorite Outlook tips and tricks.
Take your Outlook skills to the next level. Learn how to customize Outlook, automate commonly used actions, work with folders, organize Outlook components, and use the Rules Wizard.
Make the most of your email communications. Learn to work with contacts and distribution lists. Find out how Outlook tasks can help you get organized, and use the Outlook calendar to keep up with your busy schedule.
Make the most of your email communications. Learn to work with contacts and distribution lists. Find out how Outlook tasks can help you get organized and use the Outlook calendar to keep up with your busy schedule.
Import from other applications, create photo albums, share presentations, and create templates. Use multimedia effects including sound and video to produce professional, effective presentations.
Your presentations can be show-stopping. Create slide shows using PowerPoint's most commonly used features.
Learn to use Microsoft Publisher to create impressive publications. It's perfect for beginners who want to learn how to produce professional-quality newsletters, fliers, letterheads, and brochures. You'll start by learning how to navigate the Publisher workspace using the ribbon, and to access both local and online templates. Next, you'll find out how to create and manage text, pictures, graphics, and other elements, such as tables and shapes, and see how you can use these components to create a variety of documents. Create documents from scratch, and learn how to modify existing templates so you can create customized documents more easily. Finally, you'll learn all about printing your publications and how to share Publisher documents electronically. Once you know how to manage Publisher tools and features and how to design effective publications, you'll be able to create anything you might need.
Learn how to use the advanced features of this desktop publishing program to add graphics to a document, merge data into form letters, and use macros and shortcuts to make using Word easier and faster.
Create top-notch documents using forms, sharing documents, and document revisions. Work with custom graphic elements, bookmarks, footnotes, and macros.
Enhance your proficiency with Word using tables, styles, templates, section breaks, and columns. Long document features such as table of contents, indexes, and mail merge are also covered in this course.
Learn everything you need to get started creating and editing documents, formatting, proofing, controlling page setup, and more.
Master the basic features of this powerful word-processing program to professionally type, edit, and format text, and spell check and print documents.
A class especially for those age 60 and older who want to learn the basics of Microsoft Word, including creating and editing documents, formatting, printing, and more.
The fastest-growing software market today involves mobile applications (or apps). In this course, you'll learn to use the free Xcode compiler and the Objective-C programming language to program your own apps for Mac, iPhone, and iPad. You'll get acquainted with the way Xcode works, understand the basics of writing programs in Objective-C, and develop a solid foundation for writing your own programs. Even if you're new to programming or familiar with programming a different type of computer, this course will offer the guidance you need to master the basics of creating apps and programs for your Mac device.
Learn the fundamentals of computer programming with the hot new C# programming language. You'll begin with an exploration of input/output operations, decision making, looping, and object oriented programming principles. Then, you'll gain hands-on experience using sequential data files, and you'll build your very own Graphical User Interface (GUI) application. Learn to program the right way: by using a state-of-the-art language to build impressive and professional-looking applications on your schedule and on your very own computer.
Build upon your current knowledge of programming logic by writing Graphical User Interface applications in the C# programming language. Learn how to write applications with menus, toolbars, and files, and find out how to interact with databases and write SQL queries.
Learn how to program in C+, even if you have no prior programming experience! Create programs for Microsoft Windows using Borland C++ Builder. Learn Object-Oriented techniques, how to create windows and forms, and how to program in a step-by-step nature. This course is ideal whether you're an enthusiast, a business person hoping to advance your career, or someone who already knows how to program but wants to move ahead to C++ and Object-Oriented Programming.
Learn the fundamentals of game development and get an overview of game genres, platforms, and audiences. Next, you'll learn tools and techniques to help you make better design decisions and achieve greater efficiencies as you develop your own games. You'll learn why many games fail and how to ensure your games are positioned for success. During the course, you'll gain hands-on experience in many of the game development processes. By the end of the course, you'll have the experience and confidence to start developing your own game. Finally, we'll go behind the scenes of the game design industry to see how it started and where it's headed. You'll learn about the various roles in game development and how to pursue a career in the industry. When you complete the course, you'll be ready to start developing games right away!
If you want to learn Java, but don't have any prior programming knowledge, you will enjoy this course. A Java programmer of real world corporate programming experience teaches you almost every important Java topic at a leisurely pace, using clear and easy-to-understand language. Practical exercises and examples will help you feel comfortable with the most important Java concepts, including databases and Java Server Pages.
Deepen your understanding of the Java programming language, and start writing programs that are more sophisticated and professional. You'll learn about reading and writing data files, organizing information with multiple classes in Java's class hierarchy, and creating GUI applications using tools like windows, menus, buttons, text boxes, check boxes, scrolling, and more.
Learn how to create an interactive online store complete with an online catalog of products, allowing customers to browse the catalog to select items, place them in a shopping cart, and complete an order. You'll see how to use the popular MySQL database server to store product information (including images) and track customer orders. You'll also learn how to use the PHP programming language to display product images in your online store, allow customers to shop online using a shopping cart in their browser, and provide an administrative section to manage the store.
Learn how to create an interactive Web site, allowing visitors to post and retrieve information provided by you or your site's visitors. You'll see how to use the PHP programming language to generate dynamic Web sites that automatically change as your data changes. You'll also learn how to use the popular MySQL database server with PHP to store and retrieve data over the Web.
Enhance your résumé by adding Python to your programming skills.
Visual Basic is the most widely used programming language for creating Windows applications. Why? Because it's easy to learn, and doesn't require you to memorize difficult commands like other programming languages. In this course, you'll learn how to write Windows applications and programs using the Visual Basic programming language and the Visual Basic development environment.
Through hands-on practice, you will learn how to support network security within an organization and identify security threats and vulnerabilities, respond to and recover from security incidents, and prepare for the CySA+ certification. Security+ Certification or experience recommended.
Theft and destruction of intellectual property takes place despite the presence of firewalls, encryption, and corporate edicts. Prepare to implement and monitor security on networks, applications, and operating systems, and respond to security breaches, as you also prepare for the Security+ exam.
Learn the fundamentals and history of the main social networking platforms, how and why you use each social network, and how to incorporate different types of social media outlets into your professional career search or business marketing plan. Navigate through many online research blogs about the importance of social media, trends, and additional software to help maintain social media accounts. This class is for business professionals who have little or no experience with social media. This class does not cover creating individual social media accounts. $199
One of the biggest challenges for most business owners is finding a continuous supply of new customers. Over the past decade, some have differentiated themselves by leveraging the Internet and social media to do just that. Whether you are a social media novice or a seasoned veteran, you will gain an understanding of what social media is and how you can use it to grow your business. Learn about 5 popular social media platforms-Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, and Google+-and the secrets for using them to promote your business. Gain techniques for measuring and tracking your social media success. Social media is a game changer for businesses and business owners who use this powerful medium the right way. So whether you're looking for a new way to market your business or simply hoping to gain a better understanding about the excitement that surrounds social media, this course will empower you.
Attendees will learn about the TechHire Scholarship program. Please check the materials list.
In this always-available, online version of the D2L certification course, you can start and complete each of the modules of the D2L certification at your own pace, anytime, anyplace, day or night; you should, however, try to complete an entire level within the month you start. The Level 1 Certification covers the following topics: Overview / News, Posting Syllabus, Copy Course, Attendance, Classlist / User Progress, Grades, Dropbox, Discussions, and Content.
Prereq: CEDTL 501 - In this always-available, online version of the D2L certification course, you can start and complete each of the modules of the D2L certification at your own pace, anytime, anyplace, day or night; you should, however, try to complete an entire level within the month you start. The Level 2 Certification covers the following topics: Course Builder, Learning Object Repository, Release Conditions, Rubrics, Question Library, Building Assessments, Grading Assessments, Virtual Classroom & Video Assignment, and Awards.
Prereq: CEDTL 502 - In this always-available, online version of the D2L certification course, you can start and complete each of the modules of the D2L certification at your own pace, anytime, anyplace, day or night; you should, however, try to complete an entire level within the month you start. The Level 3 Certification covers the following topics: Surveys, Intelligent Agents, Calendar / Location, Seating Chart, Groups / Wiggio, Checklist, FAQ / Glossary / Chat / Instant Messages, Competencies, and Instructional Design Wizard.
Learn to apply local styles, style sheets, and how to create classes to control the appearance of your websites by separating visual presentation from content. Learn CSS basics to build effective navigation and page layouts, then move on to work with typography, colors, backgrounds, positioning, and list styling. Explore how the major browsers affect CSS. Prerequisite: HTML5 or equivalent experience.
CSS3 is a growing and changing technology. Study advanced selectors and styling, shadows, transformations, transitions, and rounded corners on boxes, along with the font-face and media queries. Learn what currently works, how it works, and how to work around browsers that have not yet implemented the full functionality of CSS3. Prerequisite: HTML5 and CSS3 or equivalent experience.
Learn to create state-of-the-art Web sites using modern CSS3 and HTML5 techniques.
This course will teach you powerful graphic design techniques that will help you build Web sites that are attractive and highly effective. You'll learn what attracts visitors to a site, and how you can create the most satisfying experience for those visitors. You'll learn to use typography, aesthetics, color, graphics, and page layout to create the most compelling user interface possible, and you'll understand how users read on the Web and the characteristics of effective Web writing.
Learn to use HTML5 to structure web content and create semantically meaningful page structures. Work with lists and tables, links, and images. Explore effective website planning and authoring principles, learn how to create a semantic document structure, how to build interactive forms, apply native data validation, and embed HTML5 audio and video. Knowledge of Visual Studio required.
If you want to get a job as a graphic artist, you need to learn Adobe Illustrator. See how Illustrator CS6 can give you the power to design, draw, and color images quickly and easily. From drawing objects with the shape tools to mastering the all-important Pen tool to working with shape gradients, you'll gain the techniques you need to produce stunning vector graphics. You'll learn to apply and work with color, create shading effects and painterly brushstrokes, and add special effects such as 3D to your drawings that will set your work apart. You can also easily move designs back and forth between Photoshop and Illustrator to take advantage of the strengths of both programs. Each lesson contains an assignment that challenges both your creativity and your growing skill with the program. The course is designed to let you work at your own level, whether you're just getting started with Illustrator or looking to refresh your Illustrator skills.
If you've ever struggled to complete a project in InDesign, or wondered how to save time and increase efficiency in your work, this is the course for you! You'll get hands-on training and experience using many of the more advanced tools and features of this powerful program. While the course focuses on using InDesign in the Creative Cloud (CC), it includes instruction and practice files for any version of InDesign CS4 or newer.
In this Adobe InDesign CS6 class, you'll get hands-on desktop publishing training and come away knowing how to use this popular page layout software program to design and create professional-quality letterhead, business cards, brochures, PDF files that play movies, and more. You'll discover that you don't have to be a designer or an artist to produce professional-quality documents!
In today's workplace, managers, programmers, and professionals need database skills. Without question, effective understanding, management, and analysis of data is a key to success for business professionals at all levels. With the increased database requirements across industries, it is not surprising that database managers continue to be in high demand.Learn More