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Evening Computer Classes

Business Group Discount
Receive 10% off total fee when 6 or more employees are enrolled in one class.
Lab Rental
Labs are available with Microsoft Office 2010, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Internet. Call Barb at 309-796-8244 or email courvilleb@bhc.edu for more details.

Level 0: ​Introductory courses for the novice and those who need to understand basics.

Level 1: ​For those who understand basic computer concepts and terminology.

Level 2: ​For more experienced students who want to expand their knowledge and computer skills.

Moving to Windows 8.1 (Teachers earn PD hours.)
Instructor: E. Duffy
Prerequisite: Experience with Windows XP OR Windows Vista OR Windows 7
Level 1 – Are you already familiar with a previous version of Windows but need help with Windows 8.1? Learn to work your way through this operating system. This session will demonstrate the features making it easy to follow and understand. A Windows 8.1 reference guide is included in the fee.
1 Wednesday​    Apr. 29​​​                         5:45-8:45 p.m.
CRN 11701        ​Outreach-Rm. 405     ​Fee $40

1 Tuesday          July 7                         5:45-8:45 p.m.
CRN 50380        Outreach-Rm. 405     ​Fee $40

Introduction to Excel 2010​​ (Teachers earn PD hours.)
Instructor: E. Duffy
Prerequisite: Basic Windows skills
Level 1 – Learn to use the power of Microsoft’s spreadsheet program and beginning concepts of building a worksheet including how to use the toolbar; create, edit, save, format and print worksheets; enter labels, values and formulas. A workbook is included in the fee.

4 Wednesdays​      May 6-May 27​​            5:30-7:30 p.m.
CRN 11705​            Outreach-Rm. 405​    Tuition Fee $65

Intermediate Excel 2010 (Teachers earn PD hours.)
Instructor: E. Duffy
Prerequisite: Excel Level 1 or Introduction to Excel
Level 2 – Continue to enhance your spreadsheet skills with this class. Learn how to use advanced formulas, sort and filter data, customize the Ribbon, name ranges, create charts, insert graphics and more. A workbook is included in the fee.
4 Wednesdays      ​June 3 – July 1​           ​  5:30-7:45 p.m.
CRN 50381​            Outreach-Rom. 405​     Tuition Fee $68

Buying on eBay​​
Instructor: E. Duffy
Prerequisite: Basic computer skills and an existing email account are required.
Level 1 – Learn how to find your way through eBay. Browse for bargains, learn how to bid, learn bidding strategies and why use Buy It Now. After you are notified to be the winner – what’s next? How do you pay, what is PayPal, is there insurance, what if your item doesn’t meet expectations and what about privacy?

2 Tuesdays      ​ May 12-May 19              ​​5:45-7:15 p.m.​
CRN 11712​       Outreach-Rm. 405​       Fee $30

Selling on eBay​​
Instructor: E. Duffy
Prerequisite: Basic computer skills and an existing email account are required.
Level 1 – Turn items from your attic and basement into cash using online auction sites. This fun, informative hands-on computer class teaches you how to put your unwanted items up for sale on eBay. Some experience in eBay or the first class on Buying on eBay is helpful for this class.

3 Tuesdays     ​ May 26 – June 16           ​​ 5:30-7:30 p.m.​
CRN 50382       Outreach-Rm.405​       Fee $35

Continuation of Computer Basics (Teachers earn PD Hours)
Instructor: M. DeGrauwe
Prerequisite: Computer Basics skills
Level 0 – Continue to learn the basics of using a computer. Learn how to use Explorer to locate files/folders, plug in/properly unplug a USB flash drive, create new folders, move/copy folders, use Internet Explorer to browse the web, and perform a basic search using Google. A Windows 7 reference guide is included in the fee.
4 Mondays        June 1 – June 22           5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
CRN 50383      Outreach – Rm. 402     Tuition Fee $68

Introduction to Word 2010 (Teachers earn PD Hours)
Instructor: D. Jecks
Prerequisite: Basic Windows skills
Level 1 – Learn about creating a basic document, margins, editing, find and replace, using numbers and bullets, spell checking, saving, paragraph and character formatting, printing and much more. A workbook is included in the fee.
4 Tuesdays       May 19 – June 9             5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
CRN 50384      Outreach – Rm. 402     Tuition Fee $68

iPad: Getting Started
Instructor: M. DeGrauwe
Level 0 – Do you have an iPad and don’t know where to begin? In this class, we will start at the very beginning. We will focus on the Home Screen, the parts of your device and the main apps: settings, calendar, contacts, and mail. We will learn how to connect to Wi-Fi, get to the Internet using Safari, add contacts, set up your email account, and schedule dates in your calendar. Bring your iPad with you to class. You should have your iPad charged and activated. You should also have created your Apple ID.
A reference guide is included in the fee.

4 Mondays      ​​Apr. 27-May 18           ​​  5:30-7:00 p.m.
CRN 11709​      Outreach-Rm. 402 ​     Fee $40

iPad: Beginner
Instructor: E. Duffy
Level 1 – Are you unsure how to use your iPad? Learn the basics of using your device from settings to apps. Understand your Home Screen. Learn how to use the Internet, how to add contacts, how to set up an e-mail account, what is the app store and iTunes, and much more. Bring your iPad with you to class. You should have your iPad charged and activated. You should also have created your Apple ID. A reference guide is included in the fee.

1 Tuesday      ​​June 23       ​​                5:30-7:45 p.m.​
CRN 50385​    Outreach-Rm.405     ​Fee $20

iPad: Intermediate
Instructor: E. Duffy
Level 2 – Increase your iPad skills and knowledge through tips and tricks for using this device. Use some of the more interesting and unique applications available for iPad users. Discover FaceTime and how to make video calls with family and friends. Bring your iPad to class to use.

1 Tuesday    ​      June 30                          5:45 – 7:30 p.m.​
CRN 50386          Outreach-Rm.405​    Fee $20