What’s All the Buzz about Pinterest?
Explore what Pinterest has to offer and learn all the Pinterest basics. Create an account, create boards, follow items of interest and learn how to pin. Prior computer experience and an email account required to create a Pinterest account.
Wed, Sept 17, 6-8 p.m. Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1034F01-69129 $49
Thu, Nov 6, 6-8 p.m. Castle Rock Campus closed
COMP 1034FC1-69130 $49
Social Media Basics: Success for the Absolute Newbie
Discover how to connect with family and friends online, share photos and videos, read news, research products and services including coupons, and build personal and professional online networks. Learn how to set up a blog. Navigate and manage your profiles using a variety of social networks like: Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, and Skype.
Mon, Sept 22-Oct 6, 6-8 p.m., 3 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1030F01-69128 $99, $5 material fee to instructor
Tue, Oct 14-28, 6-8 p.m., 3 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1030F02-68739 $99, $5 material fee to instructor
Create a Blog: For Fun and Profit!
Learn and explore the basics of blogging. Create a basic blog account adding themes, designs, graphics and content of your choice. Learn how to add posts, add followers and other items of interest. Prior computer experience and an email account required to create a blog.
Wed, Oct 22, 6-9 p.m. Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1036F01-69131 $69
Mon, Nov 3, 6-9 p.m. Castle Rock Campus closed
COMP 1036FC1-69132 $69
Discover the latest in photo and video sharing using your smartphone using the Instagram app. Create an Instagram account, find and follow others. Learn how to edit photos and videos, tag and share with followers. Prior computer experience, an email account and smartphone required to create an Instagram account.
Wed, Sept 24, 6-8 p.m. Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1038F01-69133 $49
Thu, Oct 30, 6-8 p.m. Castle Rock Campus
COMP 1038FC1-69134 $49
Get the Most from Your Apple iOS Devices Handson
Get the personal assistance you need! Through hands-on interaction with an Apple expert and author, discover the features of your mobile iPad, iPod touch, and iPhone devices. Explore: settings, browsers, email, and network connectivity; Apple apps, iLife and iWork apps suites; the App Store, buying apps, music, movies, books and TV shows; using an iOS device instead of a regular PC; photo and video fun, and more. No experience is necessary. Bring your tablet computer or smartphone. *No class Nov. 27.
Thu, Nov 6-Dec 11, 6-8 p.m., 5 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1025F01-68740 $109
Mobile Productivity with iWork for iOS Handson
Apple’s iPhone and iPad are well-known for being fun devices that go anywhere you do, but did you also know that they’re remarkably powerful productivity tools? Cover the three components of Apple’s iWork for iOS productivity suite — Pages, for word processing and page layout; Keynote, for creating and delivering presentations; and Numbers, for creating spreadsheets and charts. Learn how to make the most of iCloud to store and share your work as well.
Thu, Sept 25-Oct 9, 6-9 p.m., 3 wks Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1024F01-69126 $99
Get the Most from Your Android Devices-Hands-on
Bring your device (tablet, smartphone) and get the assistance you need to use your electronic tool to the fullest! Learn to navigate your device, discover the world of apps for navigation, entertainment, work productivity, photography, and more. Explore security and safety features to keep your data safe. Learn to network your device and even talk to your computer.
Tue, Sept 23-Oct 21, 6-8 p.m., 5 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1040F01-69127 $109
Advanced Android: Power Tools
Become an Android Power user by learning the top productivity enhancing Tools and Apps. This class uncovers the hidden Power features of Gmail, Calendar, Google Docs (free Office Tools). You will learn to use tools to assess if your Android Device is functioning well or cluttered and gasping for air. Learn about Bluetooth device pairing, Device Security and device-to-device data exchange. This class encourages Hands-On student participation so bring your Android Device to class!
Tue, Oct 28-Nov 25, 6-8 p.m., 5 wks Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1041F01-69196 $109
Computers for the Newbie
If you have no prior knowledge of computers or need extra time and assistance exploring the basic aspects and functions of a computer, understanding computer terminology, and using a mouse, this class is for you.
Mon, Sept 8-15, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1006F01-69105 $129, includes manual
Get connected with email. Explore the basic email providers such as gmail, outlook, and yahoo and learn the basics of sending and receiving emails. Discover how to create and manage contact lists, attach and download files and understand how to organize email into folders. Get the most out of using email as a form of communication to keep in touch with family and friends anywhere. Discuss some basic email security dos and don’ts.
Thu, Sept 25, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Littleton Campus
COMP 1003F01-69159 $69, includes manual
Get comfortable using a computer. Explore computer terminology, major operating systems and applications, processor speeds, RAM, and understand hard drives and other topics. Practice keyboard and mouse skills and create a document.
Mon, Sept 22-29, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1001F01-68072 $129, includes manual
Still have Windows 7? Explore this operating system. Organize information on your computer and file management systems. Learn to log onto the computer, discover tools and programs, create files and folders.
Mon, Oct 6-13, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1002F01-68078 $175, includes manual
Need a Windows 8 class? Check out our Windows 8 online class! Go to our web site for more information – arapahoe.edu/communityed and click through the online course links.
Special note: Bring a flash drive with you to any of these classes if you want to save your work for computer application courses. For all day-long computer classes, there will be a lunch break, generally from 11:45-12:45.
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2013
Create, edit and save documents; explore cut, copy, paste and delete text word commands. Practice formatting and paragraph features, bullets and numbered lists; check grammar and spelling; and use the thesaurus. Prerequisite: Windows knowledge.
Mon, Oct 20-27, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1204F01-68086 $175, includes manual
Intermediate Microsoft Word 2013
Explore styles, section breaks, and columns and how to format tables. Use graphics, draw and edit shapes, and create text boxes. Learn how to print out labels and envelopes. Prerequisite: Introduction to Word or equivalent knowledge.
Mon, Nov 3-10, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1205F01-68099 $175, includes manual
Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2013
Enter and edit information. Create and copy simple formulas and functions. Use Cut/Copy/Paste and Drag and Drop to duplicate or reorganize data. Apply borders, shading and other formats. Sort and graph your data. Prerequisite: Windows knowledge.
Tue, Sept 16-23, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1007F01-68080 $175, includes manual
Fri, Oct 10, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1007FP1-68081 $175, includes manual
Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2013
Work with multiple and large workbooks. Enter a 3D formula. Learn about outlines, subtotals, tables, and lists. Apply names to ranges. Practice advanced graphing techniques. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel or equivalent knowledge.
Tue, Sept 30-Oct 7, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1008F01-68082 $175, includes manual
Fri, Oct 17, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1008FP1-68083 $175, includes manual
Advanced Microsoft Excel 2013
Create and use pivot tables and charts; lookup functions and multiple workbook techniques; create and edit macros and customize toolbars. Prerequisite: Intermediate Excel or equivalent knowledge.
Tue, Oct 14-21, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus
COMP 1209F01-68084 $175, includes manual
Fri, Oct 24, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Parker Campus closed
COMP 1209FP1-68085 $175, includes manual
Excel 2013 Dashboards and Reports
A detailed introduction to include: entering and editing spreadsheet data, essential worksheet operations, working with cells, ranges, tables, and formatting. Understand different Excel file types, using and creating templates, and printing techniques. Practice formulas and functions. Manipulate text, dates and times, counting and summing, and lookups. Use templates for formulas, array formulas, create charts and graphics, advanced charting techniques, and conditional formatting. Analyze data sets, import, export and link data, pivot tables and charts, use data analysis tools like “what-if” analysis, goal seeker and solver.
Fri, Nov 14, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Littleton Campus
COMP 1215F01-69135 $150, plus book
Beginning Microsoft Access 2013
Explore relational databases, work tables, create and maintain records, produce reports and use programming techniques that enhance Access applications. Prerequisite: Windows knowledge.
Fri, Sept 19, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1210FP1-68490 $175, includes manual
Intermediate Microsoft Access 2013
Explore relational databases, related tables, complex queries, advanced form design, reports and print, charges, and pivot tables and charts. Prerequisite: Beginning Access or equivalent knowledge.
Fri, Sept 26, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Parker Campus closed
COMP 1211FP1-68492 $175, includes manual
Advanced Microsoft Access 2013
Practice querying with SQL, advanced queries, macros, advanced macros, importing, exporting, and linking and database management. Prerequisite: Intermediate Access or equivalent knowledge.
Fri, Oct 3, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Parker Campus closed
COMP 1212FP1-68491 $175, includes manual
Access 2013 Comprehensive: Theory and Best Practices
Discover the basic building blocks of relational databases, understand Access tables, work with Access queries, and analyze data. Learn about Access forms and reports, VBA programming essentials, advanced programming techniques, and discuss Access and Windows SharePoint Services integration.
Fri, Nov 7, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Parker Campus
COMP 1213FP1-69136 $150, plus book
Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2013
Create effective slideshows. Use views, help menu. Learn to add, delete, rearrange slides; change fonts, size, color. Use cut, copy, and paste; insert, resize, align, and connect objects; understand draw tool bar commands; insert pictures and formatting. Prerequisite: understanding of basic computer terminology, functions, and mouse usage.
Wed, Nov 5-12, 6:30-9:30 p.m., 2 wks Littleton Campus closed
COMP 1015F01-68100 $175, includes manual
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