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Course Listing for Summer 2015

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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

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

* 14 Openings * R Jul 16 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Access 2013 - Basic: Part 2

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

Prerequisites: Registration in Access 2013 Basic Part 1

* 13 Openings * R Jul 23 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Access 2013 - Basic: Part 3

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

* 14 Openings * R Jul 30 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $10 Faculty/Staff: $50 Non-UWM: $100
           

Access 2013 - Intermediate: Part 1

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

* 14 Openings * R Aug 6 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Access 2013 - Intermediate: Part 2

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

Prerequisites: Registration in Access 2013 Intermediate Part 1

* 14 Openings * R Aug 13 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Access 2013 -Advanced: Part 1

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

* 14 Openings * R Aug 20 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $110 Non-UWM: $200
           

Access 2013 -Advanced: Part 2

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

Prerequisites: Registration in Access 2013 Advanced Part 1

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

Graphics & Publishing

InDesign CC: Part 1

NEW! InDesign is Adobe's desktop publishing product, used to design and layout print promotional or informational materials. This course, offered in 2 parts (see InDesign CC: Part 2 for date, time and cost of the second part) covers how to:
  • Use the InDesign environment
  • Work with basic documents including text frames and graphics
  • Position and transform objects
  • Use master pages and layers in multi-page documents
  • Work with text formatting and flow
  • Add graphics and colors
  • Finalize documents
Prerequisites: A basic knowledge of computers

* 12 Openings * W Jul 15 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $110 Non-UWM: $200
           

InDesign CC: Part 2

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics covered in InDesign CC: Part 1

Prerequisites: Registration in InDesign CC: Part 1

* 12 Openings * W Jul 22 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $90 Non-UWM: $180
           

InDesign CC: Part 3

NEW! This course is a continuation of the topics covered in InDesign CC: Part 1

Prerequisites: Registration in InDesign CC: Part 1 & 2

* 11 Openings * W Jul 29 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $10 Faculty/Staff: $60 Non-UWM: $120
           

Photoshop CC: 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 CC 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

* 12 Openings * W Aug 19 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $110 Non-UWM: $200
           

Photoshop CC: Part 2

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

Prerequisites: Registration in Photoshop CC:Part 1

* 12 Openings * W Aug 26 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $90 Non-UWM: $180
           

MS Office Suite

Excel 2013 - Basic: Part 1

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 7 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Excel 2013 - Basic: Part 2

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

Prerequisites: Registration in Excel 2013 Basic Part 1

* 9 Openings * T Jul 14 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Excel 2013 - Basic: Part 3

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

* 8 Openings * T Jul 21 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $10 Faculty/Staff: $50 Non-UWM: $100
           

Excel 2013 - Intermediate: Part 1

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

* 15 Openings * T Jul 28 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Excel 2013 - Intermediate: Part 2

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

Prerequisites: Registration in Excel 2013 Intermediate Part 1

* 15 Openings * T Aug 4 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Excel 2013 -Advanced: Part 1

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

* 14 Openings * T Aug 11 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $110 Non-UWM: $200
           

Excel 2013 -Advanced: Part 2

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

Prerequisites: Registration in Excel 2013 Advanced Part 1

* 14 Openings * T Aug 18 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $90 Non-UWM: $180
           

PowerPoint 2013 - Part 1

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 W Jul 1 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

PowerPoint 2013 - Part 2

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

Prerequisites: Registration in PowerPoint 2013 Part 1

* 12 Openings * W Jul 8 9:00 am-12:00 noon Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Word 2013 - Basic: Part 1

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

* 12 Openings * M Aug 10 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $80 Non-UWM: $140
           

Word 2013 - Basic: Part 2

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

Prerequisites: Registration in Word 2013 Basic Part 1

* 12 Openings * M Aug 17 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $60 Non-UWM: $120
           

Word 2013 -Advanced: Part 1

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

* 13 Openings * M Aug 24 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $35 Faculty/Staff: $95 Non-UWM: $170
           

Word 2013 -Advanced: Part 2

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

Prerequisites: Registration in Word 2013 Advanced Part 1

* 13 Openings * M Aug 31 1:00 pm-4:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $15 Faculty/Staff: $75 Non-UWM: $150
           

Student Express Workshops

Excel 2013 Express: Basics

This fast-paced, hands-on workshop teaches you the basics of Microsoft Excel. In this class you will learn:
  • Spreadsheet components and navigation
  • Entering text and data
  • Cut, copy and paste
  • Formulas, references and basic functions
  • Modifying rows and columns
  • Sorting and filtering
  • Saving and printing
  • Getting help
Please note that while our instructors can teach you the technology, they cannot assist you in completing your homework assignments.
Prerequisites: Experience using a keyboard and mouse

* 15 Openings * M Aug 3 10:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $6 Faculty/Staff: N/A Non-UWM: N/A
           

Excel 2013 Express: Charts

Quickly learn how to create charts in Microsoft Excel. This class will cover:
  • Chart types
  • Formatting charts
  • Creating tables
  • Filtering data
  • Inserting images and text boxes
Please note that while our instructors can teach you the technology, they cannot assist you in completing your homework assignments.
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of spreadsheet components, understanding of spreadsheet navigation, ability to enter text and data into a spreadsheet and a basic understanding of functions and formulas

* 15 Openings * M Aug 24 10:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $6 Faculty/Staff: N/A Non-UWM: N/A
           

Excel 2013 Express: Formatting

Quickly learn how to enhance your Microsoft Excel spreadsheets with formatting. This class will cover:
  • Alignment
  • Text & number formatting
  • Cell formatting
  • Workbook formatting
  • Conditional formatting
Please note that while our instructors can teach you the technology, they cannot assist you in completing your homework assignments.
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of spreadsheet components, understanding of spreadsheet navigation and ability to enter text and data into a spreadsheet

* 15 Openings * M Aug 17 10:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $6 Faculty/Staff: N/A Non-UWM: N/A
           

Excel 2013 Express: Formulas & Functions

Quickly learn how to create formulas and utilize functions in Microsoft Excel. This class will cover:
  • Basics of formulas, functions and referencing
  • Logical and mathematical functions
  • Date and time functions
  • Financial functions
Please note that while our instructors can teach you the technology, they cannot assist you in completing your homework assignments.
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of spreadsheet components, understanding of spreadsheet navigation and ability to enter text and data into a spreadsheet

* 15 Openings * M Aug 10 10:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $6 Faculty/Staff: N/A Non-UWM: N/A
           

PowerPoint 2013 Express: Basics

This fast-paced, hands-on workshop teaches you the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint. In this class you will learn:
  • Creating slides and working with slide layout
  • Inserting, deleting and rearranging slides
  • Entering text and bulleted lists on a slide
  • Cut, copy and paste
  • Text formatting
  • Running a presentation and creating speaker notes
  • Saving and printing
  • Getting help
Please note that while our instructors can teach you the technology, they cannot assist you in completing your homework assignments.
Prerequisites: Experience using a keyboard and mouse

* 15 Openings * T Jul 21 1:00 pm-2:00 pm Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $6 Faculty/Staff: N/A Non-UWM: N/A
           

PowerPoint 2013 Express: Visual Features

Quickly learn how to enhance your Microsoft PowerPoint presentations. This class will cover:
  • Using themes
  • Adding charts
  • Utilizing images and video
  • Inserting hyperlinks
  • Enhancing with Smart Art & Word Art
  • Animations & slide transitions
Please note that while our instructors can teach you the technology, they cannot assist you in completing your homework assignments.
Prerequisites: Experience with creating slides, adding text, navigating through a presentation and presenting a slide show

* 15 Openings * T Jul 28 1:00 pm-2:00 pm Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $6 Faculty/Staff: N/A Non-UWM: N/A
           

Word 2013 Express: Basics

This fast-paced, hands-on workshop teaches you the basics of Microsoft Word. In this class you will learn:
  • Creating a new document and entering text
  • Cut, copy and paste
  • Text formatting
  • Page setup options including margins, orientation and columns
  • Navigating through a document
  • Inserting clip art
  • Proofing a document
  • Saving and printing
  • Getting help
Please note that while our instructors can teach you the technology, they cannot assist you in completing your homework assignments.
Prerequisites: Experience using a keyboard and mouse

Class Over M Jul 6 10:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $6 Faculty/Staff: N/A Non-UWM: N/A
           

Word 2013 Express: Formatting

Quickly learn how to enhance your Microsoft Word documents with formatting. This class will cover:
  • Text formatting, paragraph formatting and page formatting
  • Using bulleted and numbered lists
  • Using styles
  • Format painter
  • Inserting breaks
  • Headers and footers
Please note that while our instructors can teach you the technology, they cannot assist you in completing your homework assignments.
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of navigating through a document, text selection techniques and entering text into a document

* 15 Openings * M Jul 13 10:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $6 Faculty/Staff: N/A Non-UWM: N/A
           

Word 2013 Express: Graphics & Tables

Quickly learn how to enhance your Microsoft Word documents by adding graphics and tables. This class will cover:
  • Inserting and modifying clip art
  • Working with images
  • Adding and modifying shapes
  • Using tables
  • SmartArt
  • WordArt
Please note that while our instructors can teach you the technology, they cannot assist you in completing your homework assignments.
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of navigating through a document, text selection techniques and entering text into a document

* 15 Openings * M Jul 27 10:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $6 Faculty/Staff: N/A Non-UWM: N/A
           

Word 2013 Express: Write a Paper

Quickly learn how to write a paper using the tools in Microsoft Word. This class will cover:
  • Creating and updating a Table of Contents
  • Inserting section breaks and formatting sections
  • Headers, footers and page numbering
  • Bibliographies
  • Adding footnotes
Please note that while our instructors can teach you the technology, they cannot assist you in completing your homework assignments.
Prerequisites: Basic knowledge of navigating through a document, text selection techniques and entering text into a document

* 15 Openings * M Jul 20 10:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $6 Faculty/Staff: N/A Non-UWM: N/A
           

UWM E-Mail, Calendar & File Storage

Office 365: Email

NEW! Learn to use Microsoft Office 365, UWM's collaboration tool. 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

* 10 Openings * R Jul 9 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Cairns
* 8 Openings * W Jul 29 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Cairns
* 14 Openings * F Aug 14 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

Office 365:Calendar

NEW! Learn to use Microsoft Office 365, UWM's collaboration tool. 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

* 6 Openings * R Jul 16 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Cairns
* 14 Openings * W Aug 5 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Cairns
* 15 Openings * F Aug 21 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

Office 365:OneDrive

NEW! Learn to use Microsoft Office 365, UWM's collaboration tool. In this course, learn to use OneDrive, the file storage app, including:
  • Uploading and downloading files
  • Creating new files
  • Adding new folders and moving files
  • Copying, moving, editing, deleting and renaming files
  • Sharing files and file permissions
  • Using simultaneous editing
  • Versioning, checking in and out and alerts
  • Synching to a computer
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

* 1 Openings * R Jul 23 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
* 13 Openings * W Aug 12 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Cairns
* 12 Openings * F Aug 28 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

Outlook 2013: Fundamentals

NEW! Learn to use Microsoft Outlook 2013, the desktop client for accessing your UWM email and calendar. In this course, you will learn:
  • Client vs. server settings
  • Working screen and views
  • Reading, writing and organizing email messages
  • Searching your mailbox
  • Creating calendar entries
  • Responding to calendar invites
  • Sharing a calendar
  • Email settings such as signature, spell check and automatic replies
  • 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

* 10 Openings * M Jul 13 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
* 14 Openings * W Aug 19 9:00 am-11:00 am Bolton 230 Bohn
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A
           

Outlook 2013: Power Users

NEW! Learn some power moves for Microsoft Outlook 2013. In this course, you will learn:
  • Advanced views
  • Email templates, conditional formatting, mail merge and quick steps
  • Sharing email folders and shared mailboxes
  • Archiving email
  • Contact groups
  • Sharing contacts
  • Searching the calendar
  • Working as a calendar delegate
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

* 10 Openings * M Jul 20 1:00 pm-3:00 pm Bolton 230 Bohn
* 13 Openings * W Aug 26 9:00 am-11:00 am 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 On Demand page.

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

* 14 Openings * W Jul 15 9:00 am-10:30 am Bolton 230 Cairns
* 12 Openings * R Aug 13 1:00 pm-2:30 pm Bolton 230 Cairns
           
Students: $0 Faculty/Staff: $0 Non-UWM: N/A