Course Date: 
Monday Oct 26, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
6

Navigate through Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. You will use Word to write your resume, make a simple flyer, and create a sign. In Excel you will create a simple spreadsheet to keep track of things like your household budget or even a simple invoice. Finally you will work in PowerPoint, combining pictures and text into effective presentations.

course note: 
Note to Students: Basic knowledge of computer use, opening and closing software, accessing the Internet with a browser.
course code: 
153CW8177
Course Instructor: 
John Larson
Course Date: 
Wednesday Aug 26, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
5

Manage cells, columns, rows, worksheets, and workbooks in Excel. Additionally, learn to apply functions, create charts, filter and sort data, and create pivot tables. Assignments outside of class will provide you with a variety of spreadsheet experiences to enrich your understanding of Excel.

course note: 
Attention student: You should have computer experience and a solid understanding of Microsoft's Windows operating system including using a mouse. The required textbook, Exploring Microsoft Excel 2010 Comprehensive (ISBN: 9780135098592).
course code: 
152CW8163A
Course Instructor: 
Sharon Fry
Course Date: 
Saturday Nov 7, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Video blogging has become an industry unto itself. Whether you're interested in making money, entertaining groups of people, or simply showing off family videos, video hosting platforms like YouTube offer a great many tools and functions. Become familiar with various video hosting platforms, how to create a YouTube channel, how to monetize videos, best practices for promoting videos, as well as how to make the videos that people want to see. Students must bring their laptop or tablet to class. Prerequisite: Video Editing I or comparable experience.

course note: 
Note to students: Must bring your laptop or tablet to class.
course code: 
153CW8154
Course Instructor: 
Jim Palmquist
Course Date: 
Monday Oct 19, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
5

Build your Excel knowledge and take advantage of the program's versatility. Gain additional experience implementing functions, consolidating worksheets, auditing data, working with collaboration tools, and using macros.

course note: 
You must have successfully completed Excel 2010 - Level I or have similar working knowledge and experience. The required textbook is Exploring Microsoft Excel 2010 Comprehensive (ISBN: 9780135098592).
course code: 
153CW8138
Course Instructor: 
Sharon Fry
Course Date: 
Thursday Nov 5, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Share your data in a more compelling way once you understand Excel's tools for data presentation. In this course you will learn to use functions to display data; apply advanced formatting with styles, themes and conditional formatting; create and modify charts and pivot charts; insert and manipulate images and shapes; and use advanced printing options to control output.

course note: 
Excel Essentials or equivalent, subject to instructor approval.
course code: 
153CU1111B
Course Instructor: 
Sharon Fry
Course Date: 
Wednesday Nov 4, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Transform raw data into a more digestible form to support your research conclusions. In this session geared for undergraduate and graduate students, you will create advanced formulas with named ranges and functions; understand how Excel handles dates; use tools to manipulate databases and pivot tables; explore tools for data analysis; and work with external data.

course code: 
153CU1110B
Course Instructor: 
Sharon Fry
Course Date: 
Tuesday Nov 3, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Fluency in Excel will streamline data collection, management, interpretation, and presentation in your college coursework and research. In the foundation course you will be oriented to the Excel environment and terminology; view and understand a finished spreadsheet; learn to enter and edit data; manage workbooks; use the AutoFill feature; calculate with basic formulas and use functions; create databases; perform basic formatting; and insert/delete cells, rows, columns, and worksheets.

course code: 
153CU1100B
Course Instructor: 
Sharon Fry
Course Date: 
Friday Nov 20, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Understand how an individual's personality shapes his or her workplace behavior so you can develop strategies for effectively motivating and managing your team. No two employees act alike, which means both leaders and peers need to build awareness of how personalities influence behavior. Understanding the different behavioral theories and models can help a manager see why employees act as they do, especially in times of change, challenge, or conflict. This course is approved for six recertification credits through HRCI.

course note: 
Note to students: There will be a one-hour break for lunch (not provided).
course code: 
153CP6179
Course Instructor: 
Gary Cottino SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Course Date: 
Friday Oct 23, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
2

Know where your company is headed and map out a path to success. Walk through the strategic planning process, from beginning to end, in order to define what your future looks like and establish checkpoints for your leadership team. Participants will utilize a series of practical exercises, templates, and checklists as they learn to follow a three-stage strategic planning model. This course is approved for twelve recertification credits through HRCI.

course note: 
Note to students: There will be a one-hour break for lunch each day (not provided).
course code: 
153CP6178
Course Instructor: 
Gary Cottino SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Course Date: 
Tuesday Oct 20, 2015
Number of Sessions: 
1

Tackling your first management role can be daunting. As a manager, you are responsible for performance management, goal setting, and motivating your team. Achieve management success through effective communication, delegation, time management, and work priorities. The class is geared toward first time managers or supervisors who want to learn effective management and leadership styles to keep their team on track.

course note: 
Note to students: There will be a one-hour break for lunch (not provided).
course code: 
153CP6177
Course Instructor: 
Rebecca C Washington-Lindsey Ph.D.

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