Library and Information Services
Technology Training Certificate Classes
Level 2 - Spring 2014

 
Welcome to the Technology Training Certificate Program Level 2 provided by Users Services of the Library & Information Services Department.

The software we will be using is the next version, Microsoft Office 2013, which is coming to the campus in 2014.
Learn & get familiar with the next version and be ahead of the game!
 
The programs, functions, dates & times of the Technology Training Certification Program Level 2 are listed below all using PC computers. You must sign up for all four sections to be a part of the Technology Training Certification Program Level 2 and to receive your certificate. You do not need to take Level 1 before Level 2. Once completed these will be added to your Professional Development area in Banner.
 
Location: All classes listed below are held in the LIS Professional Development Lab which is located in the second floor of South College in rooms 212 & 214, using PC computers.
 
To sign up for these please use CLIQ by entering the Gateway and navigate to the CLIQ icon. Remember you must sign up for all four of Technology Training Certification Program Level 2 sections under Technology Workshops event type:
  • PC Word 2013
  • PC Outlook 2013
  • PC Excel 2013
  • PC Power Point 2013
This must be done at least a week before classes start:
Please email helpdesk@dickinson.edu to register for Remote Desktop if you have not had this function set up before. For this to work you must have your computer turned on and you must be logged into your computer & know your computer name. Details here.
 

Word 2013 - Level 2

January 15th and January 22nd, 2014
Wednesday afternoons - 2:30pm till 4pm in South College
Extras: Tables - Video
Homework due: Create a document with a table, a section break. One having page with the orientation of landscape and the other portrait. Save in your Public folder.
Email me with any questions.
Makeup Date is January 29th, 2:30pm till 4pm
 

Outlook 2013 - Level 2

February 12th and February 19th, 2014
Wednesday afternoons - 2:30pm till 4pm in South College
Extras: Video
Homework due: Make a Category & send me a word document as email body.
No Makeup Date
 

Excel 2013 - Level 2

February 26th and March 5th, 2014
Wednesday afternoons - 2:30pm till 4pm in South College
Extras: Microsoft Formulas 2010 Course - 2013 Course - Charts Video
Homework due: Create an excel file used from a template that you found. Add content to this template & save this file to your public folder & send me an email of what this file is called.
Makeup Date is March 12th, 2:30pm till 4pm
 

Power Point 2013 - Level 2

March 19th and March 26th, 2014
Wednesday afternoons - 2:30pm till 4pm in South College
  • Templates save a ton of time!
  • Basics - Start & Complete a Presentation - (providing tutorial)
  • Adding & Changing Transitions & Animations
  • Inserting Slides - Moving Slides
  • Inserting Clip Art & Web Images
  • Adding Notes to Slides
  • Saving a Presentation as PDF
  • Views
  • Web Site to Learn By - 5 star rating by me!!
Video: New Features in 2013 Advanced Video: Pop Out 3D Photos
Homework due: Create a Power Point presentation with several slides & content. Insert clip art or a some photos. Save this to your public folder & send me an email with name of this file so I can check it out.
Makeup or Review Date is April 2nd, 2:30pm till 4pm
 
Class Signup In Cliq by entering the Gateway
Makeup Dates: January 29th, February 19th, & March 12th & April 2nd, 2014 (2:30pm till 4pm) South College, room 212-214.
If you cannot make it to a class mark these dates for makeup sessions if they are needed. So if you are sick or any emergency arises you can always make up the class. These can be also attended by anyone that wants a refresher too!
 
The Technology Training Certification Programs are open to only employees of Dickinson College. If enough student interest should arise we would consider opening to students. If you are an interested student please email me at gribble@dickinson.edu.

Questions about these classes? Please contact Jeanette Gribble