Designed for the computer novice, this course is for people who want to enter the computer age. Learn the fundamentals of using a PC, using the mouse and keyboard, typing a document in Word, and setting up a basic spreadsheet in Excel. You will learn lots of computer terminology, how to identify items on your computer, and the basics of windows. Participants will also learn the basics of the Internet, how it works, and what it can do for you.
|DATE:||Tuesday, September 26, 2017 & Thursday, September 28, 2017|
|NOTES:||Class is held in a computer lab, but feel free to bring your laptop if you'd like to work on your personal computer.|
Social media is one of the most exciting, highly effective communication tools that can provide powerful and cost-efficient marketing. Participants will walk away from this boot camp knowing how to set up and optimize social media sites, generate targeted leads via Facebook ads, generate traffic, increase returns on site investment, apply practical strategies, and navigate the do’s and don’ts of social media. A working knowledge of computers and the Internet is required. You must also have a valid email address set up before class.
|DATES:||Thursday, October 5, 12, 19, 2017|
|INSTRUCTOR:||Vanessa Cook — Assistant Director of Marketing specializing in all things social media for the Division of Outreach and Continuing Education.|
|NOTE:||Class is held in a computer lab, but feel free to bring your laptop if you'd like to work on your personal computer.|
This class is for beginner iPhone and iPad users. Learn about basic settings and navigation so you can feel smarter than your smart device. Participants will walk away with the necessary information that every iPhone/iPad user should understand and use to make life’s operations run more effectively.
|DATE:||Thursday, November 16, 2017|
|INSTRUCTOR:||Penny Rice — Instructional Technology Specialist in Academic Computing at Ole Miss|
|NOTES:||Participants should bring their own iPhone or iPad to class.|