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Course Listing for Summer 2014

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  • Non-UWM Rate: applies to any person not belonging to the UW-Milwaukee students, faculty or staff groups; this rates includes UW-Milwaukee alumni

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Database & Reporting

Access 2013 - Basic: Part 1

NEW! Access is Microsoft's database tool. In this 3 part course (see Access 2013 - Basic Part 2 and Part 3 for date, time and cost information for the second and third part), you will learn the basics of using the different sections of Access to create a database. You will learn how to:
  • Plan a database
  • Perform data entry, sorting and filtering on tables
  • Create tables in design view
  • Use queries to answer questions
  • Create user-friendly forms
  • Use the wizard to create grouped reports
Prerequisites: Windows experience

Class Over W Jul 16 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Access 2013 - Basic: Part 2

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Access 2013 Basic Part 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Access 2013 Basic Part 1

Class Over W Jul 23 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Access 2013 - Basic: Part 3

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Access 2013 Basic Part 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Access 2013 Basic Part 1 and 2

Class Over W Jul 30 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $10 Faculty/Staff: $50 Non-UWM: $100
           

Access 2013 - Intermediate: Part 1

NEW! This course builds on the information learned in the Access 2013- Basic series and teaches you the skills you need to further develop your database. This course is in two parts (see Access 2013 - Intermediate Part 2 for date, time and cost information) you will learn how to:
  • Create relationships
  • Use different join types
  • Examine the properties of tables
  • Create complex queries that involve multiple tables and calculations
  • Utilize advanced form design to allow data entry into multiple tables from one form
  • Print and customize reports
Prerequisites: Knowledge of topics in Access 2013 - Basic

Class Over W Aug 6 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Access 2013 - Intermediate: Part 2

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Access 2013 Intermediate Part 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Access 2013 Intermediate Part 1

Class Over W Aug 13 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Access 2013 -Advanced: Part 1

NEW! This course builds on the information learned in the Access 2013- Intermediate series and teaches you advanced skills you need to enhance your database. This course is in two parts (see Access 2013 - Advanced Part 2 for date, time and cost information) you will learn how to:
  • Create action queries that physically change the data in your tables
  • Use macros to automate processes and to create user-driven actions
  • Import and Export information
  • Use database management tools to keep your database backed up and compacted
Prerequisites: Knowledge of topics in Access 2013 - Intermediate

Class Over W Aug 20 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $110 Non-UWM: $200
           

Access 2013 -Advanced: Part 2

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Access 2013 Advanced Part 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Access 2013 Advanced Part 1

* 11 Openings * W Aug 27 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $60 Non-UWM: $120
           

Desktop Operating Systems

Getting Started with Windows 8.1

NEW! Windows 8.1 is both a departure from, and an iteration on traditional desktop operating systems such as Windows 7, Ubuntu (Linux) and OSX. While retaining the traditional desktop view that users have become familiar with, Windows 8.1 takes a step towards touch based computing with the new Start screen and its touch oriented tile system. Learn the ins and outs of Windows 8.1 and become proficient in the topics below:
  • What is an Operating System
  • Windows 8.1 Interface
  • Personalization and Settings
  • Using Windows 8.1
  • Traditional/Desktop Setup
  • Configuring Useful Applications
  • Tips and Tricks
Prerequisites: Experience with navigating in a Windows operating system

Class Over M Aug 11 9:00 am-10:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
* 15 Openings * F Aug 29 10:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
           
Students: $6 Faculty/Staff: $21 Non-UWM: N/A
           

Graphics & Publishing

Photoshop CS6: Part 1

NEW! Photoshop is a powerful image-editing program used to produce sophisticated graphics for the Web and print. This two part course (see Photoshop CS6 Part 2 for date, time and cost information for the second part) will cover how to:
  • Use the Photoshop environment
  • Work with images and selections
  • Resize images
  • Basic image adjustments
  • Manipulate layers
  • Retouch images
Prerequisites: A basic knowledge of computers

Class Over W Aug 6 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Rosenquist
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $110 Non-UWM: $200
           

Photoshop CS6: Part 2

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics covered in Photoshop CS6: Part 1

Prerequisites: Registration in Photoshop CS6:Part 1

Class Over W Aug 13 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Rosenquist
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $90 Non-UWM: $180
           

MS Office Suite

Excel 2013 - Basic: Part 1

NEW! Excel is Microsoft's spreadsheet program, commonly used to store and work with mathematical data and charts. In this 3 part course (see Excel 2013- Basic Part 2 and Part 3 for date, time and cost information for the second and third parts), you will learn how to:
  • Enter and edit data
  • Modify worksheets
  • Use functions
  • Format worksheets
  • Create charts
  • Work with graphics
  • Print options
Prerequisites: Windows experience

Class Over T Jul 15 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Brickner
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Excel 2013 - Basic: Part 2

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Excel 2013 - Basic 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Excel 2013 Basic Part 1

Class Over T Jul 22 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Brickner
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Excel 2013 - Basic: Part 3

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Excel 2013- Basic 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Excel 2013 Basic Part 1 and Part 2

Class Over T Jul 29 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
           
Students: $10 Faculty/Staff: $50 Non-UWM: $100
           

Excel 2013 - Intermediate: Part 1

NEW! This course will help you increase your Excel skills after you have taken the Basic course. In this 2 part course (see Excel 2013- Intermediate Part 2 for date, time and cost information for the second part), you will learn how to:
  • Use multiple worksheets and workbooks
  • Apply advanced formatting
  • Create outlines and subtotals
  • Add cell and range names
  • Work with tables
  • Audit formulas
  • Use documentation and auditing
Prerequisites: Knowledge of topics in Excel 2013 Basic

Class Over T Aug 5 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Brickner
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Excel 2013 - Intermediate: Part 2

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Excel 2013- Intermediate 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Excel 2013 Intermediate Part 1

Class Over T Aug 12 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Brickner
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Excel 2013 -Advanced: Part 1

NEW! Taken Excel 2013 Basic and Intermediate and think you know everything about Excel? Think again! This two part course (see Excel 2013- Advanced Part 2 for date, time and cost information for the second part) covers how to:
  • Use advanced functions
  • Lookups and data tables
  • Create PivotTables and PivotCharts
  • Advanced charting
  • Use analytical tools
  • Create macros
  • Advanced data management
Prerequisites: Knowledge of topics in Excel 2013 Intermediate

Class Over T Aug 19 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Brickner
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $110 Non-UWM: $200
           

Excel 2013 -Advanced: Part 2

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Excel 2013- Advanced 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Excel 2013 Advanced Part 1

* 13 Openings * T Aug 26 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Brickner
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $90 Non-UWM: $180
           

PowerPoint 2013 - Part 1

NEW! PowerPoint is Microsoft's presentation software used to create high impact presentations. In this 2 part course (see PowerPoint 2013- Part 2 for date, time and cost information for the second part), you will learn how to:
  • Create presentations and slides
  • Format and use graphics on slides
  • Use tables and charts
  • Proof and prepare presentations
  • Deliver presentations
Prerequisites: Windows experience

Class Over F Jul 18 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

PowerPoint 2013 - Part 2

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics listed in PowerPoint 2013 Part 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in PowerPoint 2013 Part 1

Class Over F Jul 25 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Word 2013 - Basic: Part 1

NEW! Word is Microsoft's word processing program, used to create a variety of documents for print or electronic sharing. In this 2 part course (see Word 2013-Basic: Part 2 for date, time and cost information for the second part), you will learn how to:
  • Navigate documents
  • Edit and format text
  • Use tables
  • Work with page layout
  • Add graphics
  • Use styles and outlines
  • Proof and print documents
Prerequisites: Windows experience

Class Over R Jul 31 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $80 Non-UWM: $140
           

Word 2013 - Basic: Part 2

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Word 2013 Basic Part 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Word 2013 Basic Part 1

Class Over R Aug 7 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $60 Non-UWM: $120
           

Word 2013 -Advanced: Part 1

NEW! If you've already taken the Word 2013-Basic series and want to see more of the features of Word, this class is for you. In this 2 part course (see Word 2013-Advanced: Part 2 for date, time and cost information for the second section), you will learn how to:
  • Use mail merge
  • Create illustrations
  • Advanced document formatting
  • Insert a table of contents and other references
  • Share documents and track changes
  • Utilize macros
Prerequisites: Knowledge of topics in Word 2013 Basic

Class Over R Aug 14 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Word 2013 -Advanced: Part 2

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics listed in Word 2013 Advanced Part 1.

Prerequisites: Registration in Word 2013 Advanced Part 1

Class Over R Aug 21 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

UWM E-Mail, Calendar & File Storage

Office 365: Email

NEW! Learn to use Microsoft Office 365, UWM's email and calendar system. In this course, learn to use Office 365 for email, including:
  • Reading and responding to email
  • Composing messages
  • Sending attachments
  • Using folders
  • Sharing folders and working with group accounts
  • Using categories
  • Searching
  • Working with contacts
  • Creating signatures, rules and automatic responses
For the full handout used in this training course, please visit the On Demand page.

Prerequisites: Must be a UWM student, faculty or staff with a valid ePanther account and password

Class Over M Jul 28 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
Class Over M Jul 28 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Brickner
Class Over T Jul 29 10:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
Class Over W Jul 30 11:30 am-1:30 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
Class Over F Aug 1 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Brickner
Class Over M Aug 4 11:30 am-1:30 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
Class Over R Aug 7 10:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
Class Over F Aug 8 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
Class Over M Aug 11 11:30 am-1:30 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
Class Over M Aug 18 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
Class Over W Aug 20 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
Class Over F Aug 22 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
* 14 Openings * M Aug 25 10:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
* 14 Openings * T Aug 26 10:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
* 14 Openings * R Aug 28 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Brickner
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

Office 365:Calendar

NEW! Learn to use Microsoft Office 365, UWM's email and calendar system. In this course, learn to use Office 365 for calendaring, including:
  • Navigating the calendar and setting the view
  • Creating calendar events
  • Adding people and rooms to a meeting
  • Responding to calendar invitations
  • Creating new calendars and groups
  • Sharing your calendar
  • Working with a shared calendar
  • Calendar settings
For the full handout used in this training course, please visit the On Demand page.

Prerequisites: Must be a UWM student, faculty or staff with a valid ePanther account and password

Class Over M Jul 28 11:30 am-1:30 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
Class Over W Jul 30 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
Class Over R Jul 31 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
Class Over F Aug 1 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
Class Over M Aug 4 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Brickner
Class Over M Aug 4 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
Class Over T Aug 5 10:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
Class Over F Aug 8 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Brickner
Class Over M Aug 11 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
Class Over M Aug 18 10:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
Class Over T Aug 19 10:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
Class Over R Aug 21 10:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Brickner
Class Over F Aug 22 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Brickner
* 15 Openings * M Aug 25 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Brickner
* 15 Openings * W Aug 27 2:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
* 13 Openings * R Aug 28 10:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

pantherFILE-Web Client

PantherFILE is the campus file storage service for all students, faculty and staff. Easy file storage services will allow you to save and access files from anywhere on the Web, on or off campus. Using the Web client learn how to:
  • Navigate the system
  • Upload and download files
  • Use the Web Folder
  • Share files
  • Locate files
For the full handout used in this training course, please visit the Training Resources page.

Prerequisites: Must be a UWM student, faculty or staff member with a valid ePanther account and password

Class Over M Jul 21 1:00 pm-2:30 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
Class Over F Aug 15 9:00 am-10:30 am Bolton 230 Sonnenberg
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A