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Upcoming Computer Classes at Northeast State at Bristol

September 30, 2014

Office 2013 TransitionDescription:This course covers those features of Microsoft Office 2013 that are new to the Office system since Office 2007/2010. This course includes discussion of new consistent “metro” styling across platforms, level of Office 2013 integration with social networking platforms and tools, “cloud” access, and “touch” capabilities (under Windows 8).

Students will have hands-on experience with new features common to all applications including ribbon customization and Backstage view, and saving a file as a PDF, and review of online/cloud functions. New features in Word and Excel will be reviewed, with demonstration/hands-on experience as time permits. New features in the three other major applications, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook, will also be discussed.

Class Dates:October 28, 2014
Course Hours:8:30 am — 11:30 am
Location:Bristol Campus
Fees:$55.00
Instructor:Susan Lane

Registration Deadline:October 14, 2014

Online Registration Form

For more information, contact Diana Harrison with Workforce Solutions at423 354-5520ordlharrison@northeaststate.edu.

EXCEL 2013 -Level 1

Description:

This course will familiarize students with spreadsheet terminology and the fundamental concepts of Microsoft Excel 2013, including identifying Excel window components, navigating worksheets, and downloading templates. In addition, students will learn the basics of entering and editing text, values, and formulas, and how to save workbooks in the native Excel format, as well as in other formats. They will learn how to move and copy data and formulas, how to determine absolute and relative references, and how to work with ranges, rows, and columns. Students will also learn how to use simple functions, and how to easily apply formatting techniques to worksheet data. They will create and modify charts, and work with graphics. Finally, they will review workbooks for spelling errors, modify page setup, and print worksheets.

Prerequisites:Introduction to Office 2013or equivalent knowledge:

Experience working in Applications using Windows 7 Operating Systems (Windows Vista, and/or WindowsXP acceptable)
Familiarity and experience with Windows File management — Copying, Moving, Deleting, Renaming Files and Directories – and using USB Flash/Thumb drives for file storage
Familiarity and experience using Office 2010 or Office 2013 Office interface elements, Ribbon structure and Backstage (File Tab) view and options

Class Dates:November 21, 2014
Course Hours:9:00 am — 4:00 pm
Location:Bristol Campus
Fees:$110.00
Instructor: Susan Lane

Registration Deadline:November 7, 2014

Online Registration Form

For more information, contact Diana Harrison with Workforce Solutions at423 354-5520ordlharrison@northeaststate.edu.