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COMP-701 F03    ^PCs and Technology: Introduction In Two Nights (STLCC-SC; 6-9pm)--STLCC-South County
10/30/2018--11/1/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  13

INSTRUCTOR CHANGE: NOW JERRY BEARDEN

Learn the basics of using a PC & Technology in 2 nights! Do you call yourself "computer illiterate"? Does current technology boggle your mind? Then this class is for you! Build a strong foundation for your computer skills and get familiar with other digital technologies. This course emphasizes hands-on experience using a PC to teach essential concepts and commands and develop user confidence. Basic terms regarding computer hardware, software and current technology are covered, as are basics regarding the use of computers, printers, and drives. It's a class designed for those with little or no computer skills. Cost for adults 60 and over $67.00. Room STLCC-SC 206.

  • Meeting Dates:  10/30/2018 - 11/1/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Tuesday, Thursday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        STLCC-South County
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           99

 

COMP-715 F04    Microsoft Word 2016: In a Day (MC; 9-4pm)--Meramec - Business Admin Bld
9/29/2018--9/29/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  5

Learn the basics of MS Word in one day! You'll create and save documents; enter and edit text; learn to indent, set tabs, and enhance documents; make block moves, deletes, and copies; use spell checker; find and replace text; use shortcut keys; and print. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $68.00. Room MC - BA203

  • Meeting Dates:  9/29/2018 - 9/29/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Business Admin Bld
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           99

 
COMP-715 F02    Microsoft Word 2016: In a Day (MC; 9-4pm)--Meramec - Business Admin Bld
11/10/2018--11/10/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  14

Learn the basics of MS Word in one day! You'll create and save documents; enter and edit text; learn to indent, set tabs, and enhance documents; make block moves, deletes, and copies; use spell checker; find and replace text; use shortcut keys; and print. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $67.00. BA-203

  • Meeting Dates:  11/10/2018 - 11/10/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Business Admin Bld
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           99

 

COMP-720 F01    Microsoft Excel 2016 for Business - Part 1 (CC; 9 am - 4 pm)--Corporate College
9/28/2018--9/28/2018        Total Seats:  15    Places Left:  0

You will learn tips and tricks to navigate efficiently and create effective spreadsheets in one of Microsoft's most powerful programs. Learn to build basic formulas and functions, with an emphasis on Relative and Absolute referencing. Learn to make your sheets and printouts easier to read with special formatting techniques. An important class for the beginner as well as for the self-taught Excel user. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class. Recommended to bring a flash drive. Cost for adults 60 and over $79.50. Room: Corporate College - 208

  • Meeting Dates:  9/28/2018 - 9/28/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Friday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Cris Heffernan
  • Fees:           129

Class is Filled


 
COMP-720 F03    Microsoft Excel 2016: In a Day (CC; 9 am - 4 pm)--Corporate College
11/17/2018--11/17/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  16

Learn the basics of MS Excel in one day! In this introductory course, you'll learn how to create spreadsheets for all kinds of applications including accounting, expense analysis, budgeting, etc. Topics include setting up worksheets, labeling, entering values, editing cells, copying, saving, and other commands. Recommended to bring a flash drive. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $68.00. Room - Corporate College - 208

  • Meeting Dates:  11/17/2018 - 11/17/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Cris Heffernan
  • Fees:           99

 
COMP-720 F02    Microsoft Excel 2016: In a Day (CORP; 9 am - 4 pm)--Corporate College
10/20/2018--10/20/2018        Total Seats:  15    Places Left:  2

Learn the basics of MS Excel in one day! In this introductory course, you'll learn how to create spreadsheets for all kinds of applications including accounting, expense analysis, budgeting, etc. Topics include setting up worksheets, labeling, entering values, editing cells, copying, saving, and other commands. Recommended to bring a flash drive. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $68.00. Room - Corporate College - 208

  • Meeting Dates:  10/20/2018 - 10/20/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Cris Heffernan
  • Fees:           99

 

COMP-721 F01    Microsoft Excel 2016 for Business - Part II (CORP; 9 am - 4 pm)--Corporate College
10/5/2018--10/5/2018        Total Seats:  15    Places Left:  0

Build on previous knowledge and further your spreadsheet skills by creating more complex formulas using a variety of Functions. Learn techniques of data management and analyzing your data with lists, tables, common charts, pivot tables, and pivot charts. Discover the ease of using range names and conditional formatting. Prerequisite: Microsoft Excel Introduction class or equivalent experience. Recommended to bring a flash drive. Cost for adults 60 and over $79.50. Room: Corporate College - 208

  • Meeting Dates:  10/5/2018 - 10/5/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Friday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Cris Heffernan
  • Fees:           129

Class is Filled


 

COMP-722 F01    Microsoft Excel 2016 for Business - Part III (CORP; 9 am - 4 pm)--Corporate College
10/12/2018--10/12/2018        Total Seats:  24    Places Left:  14

Continue to expand your Excel expertise as you manage multiple workbooks and worksheets, and build 3 dimensional calculations and file linking. Explore the power of the all-important Lookup Functions and related concepts. Become adept at using Formula Auditing tools, Data Validation, and sharing and protecting workbooks. Also, explore the use of major Data Analysis tools, such as Scenarios and Data Tables. Create and edit macros to save you time and create consistency across workbooks. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel or equivalent experience. Recommended to bring a flash drive. Cost for adults 60 and over $79.50. Room: Corporate College - 208

  • Meeting Dates:  10/12/2018 - 10/12/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Friday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Cris Heffernan
  • Fees:           129

 

COMP-725 F01    Microsoft Access 2016 for Business - Part I (CORP; 9 am - 4 pm)--Corporate College
11/2/2018--11/2/2018        Total Seats:  15    Places Left:  14

Learn the foundations to plan and design a database system. Learn to create, manage, and maintain tables and table relationships. Discover sorting and filtering records within tables. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Bring a flash drive. Cost for adults 60 and over $79.50. Room - Corporate College - 208

  • Meeting Dates:  11/2/2018 - 11/2/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Friday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Cris Heffernan
  • Fees:           129

 

COMP-726 F01    Microsoft Access 2016 for Business - Part II (CC; 9 am - 4 pm)--Corporate College
11/9/2018--11/9/2018        Total Seats:  15    Places Left:  13

Get the skill you need to enhance your database designs. Work with Data Normalization, Table Relationships and Join techniques, including Inner and Outer joins. Learn to query multiple tables for customized reports. Create more complex queries using parameters, and action queries. Learn to use more advanced Reporting techniques. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience and Introduction to Access or equivalent experience. Recommended to bring a flash drive. Cost for adults 60 and over $79.50. Room: Corporate College - 208

  • Meeting Dates:  11/9/2018 - 11/9/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Friday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Cris Heffernan
  • Fees:           129

 

COMP-727 F01    Microsoft Access 2016 for Business - Part III (CC; 9 am - 4 pm)--Corporate College
11/16/2018--11/16/2018        Total Seats:  15    Places Left:  13

Take your Access databases to the next level by implementing tools, such as, Macros, VBA coding, and Switchboards to give your user-base a fluid Access experience. We will also use features to secure your database through options such as splitting it to front and back-end parts, link tables, and import/export data. Create Forms for navigating and organizing your data using a variety of features to enhance your user’s involvement. Prerequisite: Access for Business Parts 1 and 2, or equivalent experience. Recommended to bring a flash drive. Cost for adults 60 and over $79.50.

  • Meeting Dates:  11/16/2018 - 11/16/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Friday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Cris Heffernan
  • Fees:           129

 

COMP-730 F02    PowerPoint Animation (MC; 9AM-Noon)--Meramec - Business Admin Bld
10/13/2018--10/13/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  16

It's not all about looks! PowerPoint's effects and animations can help you control the pace of your presentation and help your audience follow along. Find out how to use builds, transitions, animations, and effects to relay information and add interest, without going overboard. He shows how to transition between slides, set custom timing for animations, control playback of audio and video, and more. Prerequisite: PowerPoint 2016 or equivalent experience. Must know how to create a basic slide-show. Knowledge of the ribbon commands helpful. Cost for adults 60 and over $22.50. BA 203

  • Meeting Dates:  10/13/2018 - 10/13/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--12:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Business Admin Bld
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           35

 

COMP-742 F14    ^Gmail and Google Calendar (MC; 6-9PM)--Meramec - Business Admin Bld
12/4/2018--12/4/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  1

NEW INSTRUCTOR: LAURA WARREN

CLASS HAS BEEN MOVED TO BA -208 Gmail is Google's email's system that seamlessly ties into all of Google's products. Anyone can create an account for free. Hint: If you have an Android phone, you already have a Google account. Google Calendar is an amazing tool that you are probably not utilizing or utilizing to its full potential. Calendar allows you to create one or more, free personal or public calendars, stores these calendars within its cloud and you don't even have to download special software. It also allows you to share your calendar with others or subscribe to someone else's calendars like your child's school. You can also embed your calendar in another site or blog. Come to this class to learn how to navigate these truly helpful tools! Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Some internet experience helpful. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.50. Room: NOW IN BA 208.

  • Meeting Dates:  12/4/2018 - 12/4/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Tuesday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Business Admin Bld
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           25

 
COMP-742 F15    ^Introduction to CraigsList (MC; 6-9PM) ROOM CHANGE--Meramec - Business Admin Bld
11/13/2018--11/13/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  6

CLASS MOVED TO BA - 208 Craig's List is a fantastic website and provides a wonderful community service to cities all over the United States. This site is about more than just buying and selling. Come find out what all of the hype is about! Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.50. NOW BA 208.

  • Meeting Dates:  11/13/2018 - 11/13/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Tuesday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Business Admin Bld
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           25

 
COMP-742 F16    Buying & Selling Online (MC; 6-9PM)--Meramec - Business Admin Bld
10/18/2018--10/18/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  4

There are so many venues for buying and selling online: eBay, Craigslist, Etsy, Amazon, Facebook groups, Offer Up and many, many more. This class will discuss several different platforms and the advantages and disadvantages of each. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Internet experience helpful. Cost for adults 60 and over $20.00. Room: BA -203

  • Meeting Dates:  10/18/2018 - 10/18/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Thursday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Business Admin Bld
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           25

 
COMP-742 F13    Facebook For Business (CORP 208; 5:30-9pm)--Corporate College
11/6/2018--11/6/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  15

Facebook is proving to be a powerhouse tool for small and large businesses everywhere. Come to this class to learn how to utilize Facebook to grow and promote your business. This class will not cover the functionality of Facebook for personal use and students should already have a basic knowledge of Facebook for personal use prior to class. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $24.00. Room CORP 208.

  • Meeting Dates:  11/6/2018 - 11/6/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Tuesday
  • Meeting Times:  5:30:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           39

 
COMP-742 F11    Facebook: Events, Groups, Apps & Friend Distribution Lists (STLCC-SC; 6-9pm)--STLCC-South County
11/15/2018--11/15/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  10

***CLASS WITHDRAWN_SCEUC 206*** Do you want to take your Facebook account to the next level? Take advantage of this awesome, free platform by learning some advanced techniques. Topics will include creating and managing event invitations, creating and managing groups, both public and private, interfacing with various apps and creating post distribution lists to customize which friends see your specific posts. Prerequisite: Facebook Basics class or equivalent experience. Students should be comfortable with navigating Facebook prior to this class. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.00. STLCC-SC 206

  • Meeting Dates:  11/15/2018 - 11/15/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Thursday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        STLCC-South County
  • Instructor:   Erin De Vore
  • Fees:           25

 
COMP-742 F09    Facebook: Profile, Photos, Friendships & Home Page (STLCC-SC; 6-9pm) --STLCC-South County
10/4/2018--10/4/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  18

You've already got an account and regularly stalk your friends, but now you want to know more. This class is for you! Topics will include editing your profile, creating albums, tagging posts and photos, posting and organizing photos, navigating the home page and customizing your newsfeed and relationships with your friends. Prerequisite: Facebook Basics class or equivalent experience. Students should be comfortable with navigating Facebook prior to this class. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.50. Room: STLCC-SC 207

  • Meeting Dates:  10/4/2018 - 10/4/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Thursday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--12:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        STLCC-South County
  • Instructor:   Erin De Vore
  • Fees:           25

 
COMP-742 F10    Facebook: Settings, Security & Notifications (STLCC-SC; 6-9pm) --STLCC-South County
10/25/2018--10/25/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  18

Do you know the basics, but are feeling nervous about your settings? Then this class is for you! Topics will include modifying your settings and news feed to create a more personalized experience, editing your security and privacy settings to fit your preferences and setting up notifications. Prerequisite: Facebook Basics class or equivalent experience. Students should be comfortable with navigating Facebook prior to this class. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.50. STLCC-SC 209

  • Meeting Dates:  10/25/2018 - 10/25/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Thursday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        STLCC-South County
  • Instructor:   Erin De Vore
  • Fees:           25

 
COMP-742 F07    Google Docs and Sheets (CORP; 6 - 9 pm)--Corporate College
10/17/2018--10/17/2018        Total Seats:  12    Places Left:  4

In this class you will learn how to create and edit a text document in Google Docs and a spreadsheet in Google sheets. In Docs, learn how to format text, create a table of contents and insert images and tables. In Sheets, learn how to edit cells, insert and delete rows and columns and use simple formulas. Instructor works extensively in Google Drive. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Some internet experience helpful. Please have your Google account set up before class and bring user ID & password. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.50. Room: CORP - 206

  • Meeting Dates:  10/17/2018 - 10/17/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Wednesday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Laura Warren
  • Fees:           25

 
COMP-742 F03    Internet Research and Investigations: Public Records (MC; 12:30 - 3:30 pm)--Meramec - Business Admin Bld
9/30/2018--9/30/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  1

Explore a wide range of public records on the internet. We'll look at real estate records, criminal records, court judgements, marriages, births, deaths, etc. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Some internet experience helpful. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.50. Room: MC-BA 208

  • Meeting Dates:  9/30/2018 - 9/30/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Sunday
  • Meeting Times:  12:30:00 PM--3:30:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Business Admin Bld
  • Instructor:   Jean Bradley
  • Fees:           25

 
COMP-742 F04    Introduction to Ebay: Buying and Selling (STLCC-SC; 6:30 - 9 pm)--STLCC-South County
10/17/2018--10/24/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  2

Come join the millions buying and selling on eBay. This hands-on course will teach you: to choose a UserID, to search for items, to bid, win auctions, to sell items-including fees, to add a picture, to complete a sale, ship and what to do if an item doesn't sell. Look at other eBay issues: safety measures, feedback, what to do if you receive "spam" from eBay use and keeping up to date on changes. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $29.00 Room: STLCC-SC 209

  • Meeting Dates:  10/17/2018 - 10/24/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Wednesday
  • Meeting Times:  6:30:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        STLCC-South County
  • Instructor:   William Bearden
  • Fees:           49

 
COMP-742 F05    Introduction to Instagram & Snapchat (STLCC-SC; 6 - 9 pm)--STLCC-South County
11/1/2018--11/1/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  5

Ask any teen what their social network of choice is and they will likely say Instagram or Snapchat. These social networking sites are up and coming social networks that are all about visual sharing. Come to this class to learn more. Topics Include: An introduction and overview, signing up for an account, posting photos, editing and enhancing photos, applying effects, adding captions and locations, tagging photos and sharing photos with social networks. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.50. Room: STLCC-SC 209

  • Meeting Dates:  11/1/2018 - 11/1/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Thursday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        STLCC-South County
  • Instructor:   Stephanie Bearden
  • Fees:           25

 
COMP-742 F01    Twitter (STLCC-SC; 6 - 9 pm)--STLCC-South County
10/24/2018--10/24/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  7

Hashtag? What the heck is a hashtag? If you’ve ever asked this question, then this class is for you! Twitter is all the rage for Gen Y, celebrities and an increasingly important source of information. Come to this class to find out more about one of the most popular social media sites. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.50. Room: STLCC-SC 206

  • Meeting Dates:  10/24/2018 - 10/24/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Wednesday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        STLCC-South County
  • Instructor:   Richard Vagen
  • Fees:           25

 

COMP-745 F02    ^Create Your Own Website with WordPress (MC; 9 am - 4 pm) ROOM CHANGE--Meramec - Business Admin Bld
11/9/2018--11/9/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  11

CLASS HAS BEEN MOVED TO BA-216 Anyone can learn how to create their own website in just a few hours using WordPress, the most popular website creator tool on the Internet. Whether you are just a beginner using graphically based templates or want to get down into the nitty-gritty code, WordPress is your answer and it's FREE and you don't have to be a techie! DIY with your creativity and WordPress. Walk away from this class with a basic website and the skills to go as far as you want. The sky's the limit! Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience and Basic Introduction to WordPress or equivalent experience. This class will move at a fast pace. Students must already have a generic email account through gmail, yahoo or hotmail and know this email address and password when coming to class. Cost for adults 60 and over $67.00. Room: NOW MC-BA 216

  • Meeting Dates:  11/9/2018 - 11/9/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Friday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Business Admin Bld
  • Instructor:   Jerry Bearden
  • Fees:           99

 
COMP-745 F03    Ease into WordPress (STLCC-SC; 6 - 9 pm)--STLCC-South County
10/11/2018--10/25/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  12

Anyone can learn how to create their own website in just a few hours using WordPress, the most popular website creator tool on the Internet. WordPress is used by almost 15% of the top 1 million websites and, as of August 2011, powers 22% of all new websites. Whether you are just a beginner using graphically based templates or want to get down into the nitty-gritty code, WordPress is your answer and it's FREE and you don't have to be a techie! DIY with your creativity and WordPress. Walk away from this class with a basic website and the skills to go as far as you want. The sky's the limit! Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Students must already have a generic email account through gmail, yahoo or hotmail and know this email address and password when coming to class. Please note that the same content will be covered as in Create Your Own Website with WordPress. This class just moves at a slower pace and is designed for those that are not generally comfortable with computers. Cost for adults 60 and over $64.00. Room: STLCC-SC - 206

  • Meeting Dates:  10/11/2018 - 10/25/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Thursday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        STLCC-South County
  • Instructor:   Jerry Bearden
  • Fees:           109

 

COMP-755 F03    Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud (CC): Advanced (CORP: 6 - 9 pm)--Corporate College
11/12/2018--12/3/2018        Total Seats:  12    Places Left:  6

Adobe Photoshop Advanced builds on the skills learned in the beginning and intermediate classes. Topics may include but are not limited to: Coordinating adjustment layers with layer masks, smart objects, blurring and sharpening and shadows and highlights. Students will work hands-on with a wide variety of images. Prerequisite: Adobe Photoshop Intermediate class. This course meets the curriculum requirements of the Digital Photography Essentials program. Cost for adults 60 and over $105. Room: CORP - 206

  • Meeting Dates:  11/12/2018 - 12/3/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Monday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Francis Zych
  • Fees:           129

 
COMP-755 F04    Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud (CC): In a Day (MC; 9 am - 4 pm)--Meramec - Business Admin Bld
9/29/2018--9/29/2018        Total Seats:  12    Places Left:  0

Learn the Basics of Adobe Photoshop in a day! You will learn how to manipulate digital images from a digital camera, previously scanned images, or internet graphics. Topics may include but are not limited to: layers, history, the clone stamp, the spot healing brush tool and content-aware fill, transformations and the difference between destructive and non-destructive editing.. Students will work hands-on with a wide variety of images. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $69.00. Room: MC-BA 212

  • Meeting Dates:  9/29/2018 - 9/29/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--4:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Business Admin Bld
  • Instructor:   Francis Zych
  • Fees:           99

Class is Filled


 
COMP-755 F02    Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud (CC): Intermediate (CORP; 6 - 9 pm)--Corporate College
10/8/2018--10/29/2018        Total Seats:  12    Places Left:  7

Picking up right where the introductory class left off - topics may include but are not limited to: understanding the histogram and how to adjust exposure, smoothing wrinkles and brightening teeth, changing the size of your image and canvas, the power of crop tool and blending modes. Students will work hands-on with a wide variety of images. Prerequisite: Adobe Photoshop Introduction class. This course meets the curriculum requirements of the Digital Photography Certificate. No class 10/16. Cost for adults 60 and over $99.00. Room: CORP - 206

  • Meeting Dates:  10/8/2018 - 10/29/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Monday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Francis Zych
  • Fees:           129

 
COMP-755 F06    Adobe Photoshop Elements 14: Basic Overview (STLCC-SC; 6-9pm)--STLCC-South County
9/18/2018--10/2/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  10

Unhappy with your pics or just want to take your photography to the next level? This entry level course will introduce you to the basics of this incredible program sometimes known as Photoshop Creative Cloud's little, but powerful, brother. Basic photo editing such as brightening, retouching, filters, cloning, layers and much more will be taught. Class will be taught using Elements 14, however, the majority of the techniques can be applied to most versions of Elements from version 10 to current. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience and proficient computer skills. Cost for adults 60 and over $55

  • Meeting Dates:  9/18/2018 - 10/2/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Tuesday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        STLCC-South County
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           89

 

COMP-765 F07    Android Smart Phones Small Group Workshop (MC; 6-9PM)--Meramec - Applied Science Bldg
10/23/2018--10/23/2018        Total Seats:  8    Places Left:  0

Does your Android smart phone make you feel like a dummy? Or are you still only using it to make phone calls knowing it can do so much more? In this small group work-shop you will learn some basics to get you up and running. There are dozens of models of Android phones and operating systems available on the market so this class will cover general topics such as app usage, camera, downloading and settings. Class is hands on so bring your Android phone. This class will not cover other types of smart phones. Cost for adults 60 and over $19.00. Room MC-AS 204

  • Meeting Dates:  10/23/2018 - 10/23/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Tuesday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Applied Science Bldg
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           35

Class is Filled


 
COMP-765 F08    Android Smart Phones Small Group Workshop (MC; 6-9PM)--Meramec - Applied Science Bldg
11/27/2018--11/27/2018        Total Seats:  8    Places Left:  2

Does your Android smart phone make you feel like a dummy? Or are you still only using it to make phone calls knowing it can do so much more? In this small group work-shop you will learn some basics to get you up and running. There are dozens of models of Android phones and operating systems available on the market so this class will cover general topics such as app usage, camera, downloading and settings. Class is hands on so bring your Android phone. This class will not cover other types of smart phones. Cost for adults 60 and over $25. AS 204

  • Meeting Dates:  11/27/2018 - 11/27/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Tuesday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Applied Science Bldg
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           35

 
COMP-765 F04    Introduction to Smart Home Technology (MC; 6-9pm)--Meramec - Social Science Bldg
10/9/2018--10/9/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  7

Enhance your lifestyle with simple, yet sophisticated control of music, video, lights, climate and more. This introductory class will give you the basics to create your smart home system, which can reduce energy consumption, create a comfortable family living environment and protect your home against intruders. Note: There are literally hundreds of smart home products on the market and this class will cover concepts and functionality and may not focus on specific brands. Smart home technology requires Wi-Fi in the home and a smart phone or tablet and knowledge on how to download apps to the device. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.50. SO 109.

  • Meeting Dates:  10/9/2018 - 10/9/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Tuesday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Social Science Bldg
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           25

 
COMP-765 F03    iPhone & iPad Next Steps (MC; 9 am - 12 pm)--Meramec - Science West Bldg
11/17/2018--11/17/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  3

“No longer a beginner, not yet an expert in using your iPhone or iPad? Feel like you could be doing more than the basics? This class will explore more about choosing and getting apps; taking, organizing, and sharing photos; shortcuts for using frequent apps like Mail, Messages, and the Safari web browser; how to keep your data secure; and settings to customize your device to work better for you. And for those of you who want to use your iPad as your sole computer, we will show how much is possible (and what still needs work). This class is for those comfortable navigating around their devices, or who have completed our Learn the Basics course.” Students should bring their iPhones and/or an iPad along with the corresponding chargers, but some additional iPads will be available. Cost for adults 60 and over $25.00. Room: MC-SW 108

  • Meeting Dates:  11/17/2018 - 11/17/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--12:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Science West Bldg
  • Instructor:   CE Org Staff
  • Fees:           25

 
COMP-765 F01    Learn the Basics of the iPhone or iPad (CORP; 6 - 9 pm)--Corporate College
10/18/2018--10/18/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  15

Did you finally break down and purchase an iPhone or iPad only to discover that you can barely use it? Come to this class to learn the basics and functionality of the apple platform. Please note universal functions of the iPhone/iPad platform will be taught and that specific "apps" may vary from device to device. Students must bring their own iPhone/iPad to the class. This class will only discuss the Apple products. Other smart phone devices will not be covered. No senior discount. Room: CORP - 209

  • Meeting Dates:  10/18/2018 - 10/18/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Thursday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   CE Org Staff
  • Fees:           25

 

COMP-793 F01    How to Tune up a PC (MC; 9-12pm)--Meramec - Business Admin Bld
9/22/2018--9/22/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  8

Does your computer need a performance boost? You know you should keep your car in tip-top running shape, so why not do the same for your computer? In this hands-on course, you'll spend one evening learning a variety of tips and techniques to speed up Windows performance. Our user-friendly computer instructor will teach you how! Just a few examples: add more RAM, optimize your hard drive's performance with defrag and scandisk, convert to a permanent swap file, reduce the number of fonts in use, convert to FAT32, and many many more. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $14.50. BA 202

  • Meeting Dates:  9/22/2018 - 9/22/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--12:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Business Admin Bld
  • Instructor:   Patrick Karl
  • Fees:           25

 

COMP-794 F01    How to Troubleshoot Your PC (MC; 8AM-Noon)--Meramec - Business Admin Bld
11/3/2018--11/3/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  11

This course will cover the concepts of diagnosing and troubleshooting a PC that isn't running correctly. Learn the basics of paring down issues to find what a probable cause and subsequent fix may be. Learn the basics of how the computer's components work together and how you can work with them to discover what may be causing issues that cause poor performance. Topics will include common issues with PC hardware and software and how to resolve them. Prerequisite: Windows Introduction class or equivalent experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $24.50. BA 202

  • Meeting Dates:  11/3/2018 - 11/3/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  8:00:00 AM--12:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Business Admin Bld
  • Instructor:   Patrick Karl
  • Fees:           39

 

COMP-795 F01    Personal Online Security (CORP; 9 AM - noon)--Corporate College
10/27/2018--10/27/2018        Total Seats:  18    Places Left:  14

Learn to ensure your terrestrial and digital footprints are secure. Learn to exercise the best security practices to protect your personal information, help prevent identity fraud, and preserve data integrity, confidentiality and availability. Conduct your corporal, electronic and communications using the most current/effective techniques/methodologies. Cost for adults 60 and over $19. Room: CORP 208

  • Meeting Dates:  10/27/2018 - 10/27/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  9:00:00 AM--12:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Corporate College
  • Instructor:   Fernando Tillman
  • Fees:           29

 

CVTW-701 F04    Adobe Lightroom: Advanced Development with PhotoShop (MC; 8:30 - 4:30)--Meramec - Humanities East Bld
10/20/2018--10/20/2018        Total Seats:  14    Places Left:  9

This workshop will focus on advanced image development techniques for both amateur and professional photographers. Students will be taught both global and selective enhancement tools to optimize images. Emphasis will be placed on preparing images for the Lightroom output modules: Print, Slideshow, Book and Web. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50. Room: MC-HE 232

  • Meeting Dates:  10/20/2018 - 10/20/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  8:30:00 AM--4:30:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Humanities East Bld
  • Instructor:   Charles LaGarce
  • Fees:           139

 
CVTW-701 F02    Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud - The Next Step (MC; 8:30 - 4:30)--Meramec - Humanities East Bld
10/5/2018--10/5/2018        Total Seats:  14    Places Left:  13

This workshop presents essential techniques for graphic designers, photographers and digital artists who are already regular users of Photoshop. This level of instruction will demonstrate precise selections using the pen tool and compositing two images together based on displacement maps. You will explore the brush engine, typography, filters, channels, advanced masking and the new vanishing point tool. Be prepared for an intensive hands-on learning experience that will assist you in expanding creativity. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50. Room: MC-HE 233

  • Meeting Dates:  10/5/2018 - 10/5/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Friday
  • Meeting Times:  8:30:00 AM--4:30:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Humanities East Bld
  • Instructor:   Francis Zych
  • Fees:           139

 

CVTW-702 F01    ^Adobe Illustrator: Pen Tool Boot Camp (MC; 8:30 - 12:30)--Meramec - Humanities East Bld
9/22/2018--9/22/2018        Total Seats:  15    Places Left:  12

CLASS DATE AND DAY CHANGED. NOW: SATURDAY, 9/22. ROOM & TIME REMAIL THE SAME. Have you struggled with drawing in a vector format? The Pen tool is a key component for image creation in vector design and difficult to master. This half day workshop will focus on lessons to help understand line creation in vector software. Learn best practices on how to place anchor points, control handles and use modifier keys for path creation. Brief experience with illustrator is helpful. This class will be offered on the Macintosh platform with current version of Adobe Illustrator CC 2017. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.50. Room: MC-HE 232

  • Meeting Dates:  9/22/2018 - 9/22/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  8:30:00 AM--12:30:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Humanities East Bld
  • Instructor:   John Schmitt
  • Fees:           79

 
CVTW-702 F02    Adobe Illustrator: Raster to Vector (MC; 8:30 - 12:30)--Meramec - Humanities East Bld
10/27/2018--10/27/2018        Total Seats:  15    Places Left:  14

This workshop will take you through the steps to convert a raster image or logo into a vector format. Specific tools in Illustrator will be explored to learn all the aspects of this unique and important function of Illustrator. Explore the Image Trace menu, editing paths, and the pen tool to clean up a rasterized file. This class will be offered on the Mac platform. Basic knowledge of Illustrator helpful but not necessary. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.50. Room: MC-HE 232

  • Meeting Dates:  10/27/2018 - 10/27/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  8:30:00 AM--12:30:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Humanities East Bld
  • Instructor:   John Schmitt
  • Fees:           79

 
CVTW-702 F06    Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud - Basic Core Tools (8:30 - 12:30)--Meramec - Humanities East Bld
11/3/2018--11/3/2018        Total Seats:  14    Places Left:  12

The objective of this workshop is to give you an introduction to the basic core tools of Adobe lnDesign. It is targeted to those with little or no experience with lnDesign. The course covers the basics of the application; the preferences, tool bar, control bar and tool panels, what each is used for and how to use them. In addition you will work with type setting, formatting, type spacing, placing of photos, artwork and basic excel data import for tables. Included is the completion of a Flyer so that an understanding of how everything works together to complete a page layout. The completion of this workshop will give you the skills to do basic page layout. It is recommende4 that you take the follow-up course "Adobe lnDesign - Beyond the Basics" to build on what you learned in the previous course. Cost for adults 60 and over $44.50. Room: MC-HE 233

  • Meeting Dates:  11/3/2018 - 11/3/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  8:30:00 AM--4:30:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Humanities East Bld
  • Instructor:   David Haley
  • Fees:           79

 
CVTW-702 F05    Adobe InDesign Creative Cloud - Introduction (MC: 8:30 - 4:30)--Meramec - Humanities East Bld
10/6/2018--10/6/2018        Total Seats:  14    Places Left:  10

Enhance your graphic design skills and productivity with InDesign. Learn how to import illustrations and photos and set type correctly for flyers, brochures, and other basic applications. Learn how to convert Quark documents into Adobe InDesign documents. Learn key commands and other great tips for making easy work of your layouts. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50. Room: MC-HE 233

  • Meeting Dates:  10/6/2018 - 10/6/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  8:30:00 AM--4:30:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Humanities East Bld
  • Instructor:   David Haley
  • Fees:           139

 

CVTW-704 F02    AfterEfffects - the First Step (MC; 8:30 - 4:30)--Meramec - Humanities East Bld
9/28/2018--9/28/2018        Total Seats:  14    Places Left:  9

Gain understanding and skill in utilizing AfterEffects to create motion graphics. We focus on learning the interface in AfterEffects, putting graphics in motion and rendering finished movie and animation projects. Participants will also explore a workflow between Photoshop and AfterEffects. Be prepared for an intensive hands-on learning experience. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50. Room: MC-HE 233

  • Meeting Dates:  9/28/2018 - 9/28/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Friday
  • Meeting Times:  8:30:00 AM--4:30:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Humanities East Bld
  • Instructor:   Timothy Linder
  • Fees:           139

 
CVTW-704 F03    Maya: 3D Modeling Basics (MC; 5 - 9 pm)--Meramec - Humanities East Bld
9/19/2018--9/19/2018        Total Seats:  15    Places Left:  12

This course is designed for the true beginner. We will start by touring the Maya interface, then move into creating and texturing simple objects. From there we will learn techniques and tools to create and texture characters and complex shapes. This class will focus on polygon extruding, sculpting, texturing and lighting. No previous experience with 3D art or Autodesk Maya is necessary. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50. Room: MC-HE 232

  • Meeting Dates:  9/19/2018 - 9/19/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Wednesday
  • Meeting Times:  5:00:00 PM--9:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Humanities East Bld
  • Instructor:   Joseph Rollins
  • Fees:           79

 

CVTW-713 F02    3D Printing for Basic Prototyping (MC; 6 - 8 pm)--Meramec - Humanities East Bld
10/4/2018--10/25/2018        Total Seats:  14    Places Left:  10

This four-part workshop will take you through the workflow of 3D printing. Learn terminology, history, and an overview of 3D printing in software and hardware developments. Design, build and create a 3D printed object. Software such as TinkerCad, Cura, Adobe Illustrator, and Photoshop will be covered. This multi session format will allow students to learn in class and then modify and design between sessions for comprehensive learning. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50. Room: MC-HE 233

  • Meeting Dates:  10/4/2018 - 10/25/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Thursday
  • Meeting Times:  6:00:00 PM--8:00:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Humanities East Bld
  • Instructor:   John Chihak
  • Fees:           139

 
CVTW-713 F01    Social Media Marketing (MC; 8:30 am - 4:30 pm)--Meramec - Humanities East Bld
12/8/2018--12/8/2018        Total Seats:  14    Places Left:  0

Marketing through social media has become a must, but there are so many sites to navigate. This workshop will cover the ins and outs of the most popular sites and will equip you with skills needed to plan a successful social media marketing strategy. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Youtube, LinkedIn and SnapChat will be discussed. Cost for adults 60 and over $74.50. Room MC-HE 233

  • Meeting Dates:  12/8/2018 - 12/8/2018
  • Meeting Days:  Saturday
  • Meeting Times:  8:30:00 AM--4:30:00 PM
  • Location:  
        Meramec - Humanities East Bld
  • Instructor:   Rachel Bufalo
  • Fees:           139

Class is Filled