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Courses

All Courses are held in the Boilerhouse Community Resource Room, University of Queensland, Ipswich with the exception of the Introductory Course which is held at the Internet Kiosk in the Humanities Building, corner South and Roderick Streets, Ipswich.

Courses are scheduled to follow demand on a bi-monthly basis (see our FAQ page for more details). 

Course Programme for July-September 2014

Course Programme Presenter
Introduction to Video Photography Tuesday 15th July, 9-12am, 4 weeks Phil Buchanan
Email Thursday 17th July, 9-12am, 3 weeks Joan McKenzie
Tablets for Complete Beginners Tuesday 29th July, 9-12am, 1 week Chris Weston
Basic Computing Skills Thursday 7th August, 9-12am, 4 weeks Joan McKenzie
Presentation Techniques Friday 8th August, 9-12am, 4 weeks Barbara Bottenberg
PhotoShop Refresher Tuesday 26th August, 9-12am, 4 weeks Ken Curwen
Introduction to Windows Thursday 4th September, 9-12am, 4 weeks Graham Parsons

For bookings in these and all other courses contact the Training Coordinator,
 Joan McKenzie -  ph 3282 7352 -  email joanmck@ozemail.com.au

Listing of SeniorNet Courses

Manuals and class materials are provided for each course attended and are included in the Course cost.

Course Operating Platform
/Software
Duration
weeks x
hours/week
Cost
per Member
Introductory Course Windows Vista, Internet Explorer 4x1.5 FREE
Tablets for Complete Beginners Any tablet 1x3 $5.00
iPad Setting up, Basic Apple iPad tablet 1x3 $5.00
iPad Skills Apple iPad tablet 3x3 $20.00
Android Setting up, Basic Any Android-based tablet 1x3 $5.00
Android Skills Any Android-based tablet 3x3 $20.00
Basic Computing Skills Windows 7/8 4x3 $25.00
Introduction to Windows Windows 7/8 4x3 $25.00
Email Microsoft Windows Live Mail 3x3 $25.00
Word Processing I Microsoft Word 2013 3x3  $25.00
Word Processing II Microsoft Word 2013 3x3 $25.00
Spreadsheets I Microsoft Excel 2013 3x3 $25.00
Spreadsheets II Microsoft Excel 2013 3x3 $25.00
Digital Photography Techniques Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 6x3 $50.00
PhotoShop Refresher Adobe Photoshop Elements 11 4x3 $30.00
Presentation Techniques Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 4x3 $30.00
Desktop Publishing I Microsoft Publisher 2013 3x3 $25.00
Desktop Publishing II Microsoft Publisher 2013 3x3 $25.00
Slideshows Microsoft Photo Story 3 3x3 $25.00
Photo Editing Google Picasa 3  2x3 $12.00
Video Editing Microsoft Movie Maker 3x3 $25.00
Train the Trainer (training staff only)   2x3 FREE

Courses and Workshops are available only to Members of SeniorNet

Word Processing, Spreadsheets and Desktop Publishing courses are split into two parts I and II to reduce members' commitment.

Computer Courses and Workshops are supported by a team of dedicated volunteer Presenters, Runners and Librarians.

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