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Computer Literacy for Absolute Beginners

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SMC Bundy Campus 3171 S Bundy Dr
Btwn Airport Ave & Stanwood Pl
Santa Monica, California 90066
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
Teacher: Paula McIntosh

What you'll learn in this computer basics training:

In today’s job market, computer literacy is the key to workplace success. This course is designed to equip individuals with concrete and applicable knowledge on programs such as MS Word and MS Excel, as well as broad and basic knowledge on browsers, emails, file management and more.

Course will start with introduction of everyday computer basics to cope in the rapidly evolving world of the Internet and find out about computer hardware, software, using MS Windows, various browsers for the Internet, email, and file management. Participants will gain an overview of networks, and learn how to bookmark web pages and save files.

The second part of the course will then familiarize students with crucial skills in MS Word and MS Excel through exercises such as creating simple documents, spreadsheets, sample resumes and budget sheets, using various formatting such as bullets and numbering, set margins and make font changes as well as basics of math functions, copy and paste functions, margins, and linking.

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This is a hands-on class, with each student working at an individual PC computer.

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NO CANCELLATIONS AFTER A CLASS HAS BEGUN, so choose courses carefully! Requests for withdrawal from a class must be submitted in writing via email at least seven business days before the start date of the class; receipt of requests made via other methods, such as phone messages, cannot be guaranteed.  You may receive a credit voucher applicable to future Community Education classes, which is valid for two years from the date of issue.  A minimum service charge of $10 per class cancellation will be withheld.  Refunds are granted ONLY if a class is cancelled, discontinued, or rescheduled.In the instance of cancelled classes, course fee is automatically refunded. Credit card refunds are processed with seven business days, check and cash refunds will be issued by check within 45 business days.

Transfers

To transfer to another class, request must be submitted in writing via email at least seven (7) business days before the original class meets. A minimum service charge of $10 per class transfer will be deducted. 

Important Information: Refunds are NOT issued for absences nor prorated for late registrations. Missed class meetings may not be made up in another class. There is no auditing of classes. Students are highly encouraged to register before class begins.  Returned checks will be subject to a $25 handling charge.

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