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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 March-May 2014

Course Programme Presenter
Digital Photography Techniques Tuesday 11th March, 9-12am, 6 weeks Ken Curwen
Desktop Publishing in Word Thursday 20th March, 9-12am, 3 weeks Joan McKenzie
Introduction to Windows Friday 21st March, 9-12am, 4 weeks Graham Parsons
Photo Editing using Picasa Thursday 1st May, 9-12am, 2 weeks Keith James
Android Setting Up, Basic Tuesday 6th May, 9-12am, 1 week Graham Parsons
Android Skills Tuesday 13th May, 9-12am, 3 weeks Graham Parsons
iPad Setting Up, Basic Thursday 15th May, 9-12am, 1 week Joan McKenzie
iPad Skills Thursday 22nd May, 9-12am, 3 weeks Joan McKenzie
Word Processing I Friday 23rd May, 9-12am, 3 weeks Ken Curwen

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
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 2010 3x3  $25.00
Word Processing II Microsoft Word 2010 3x3 $25.00
Spreadsheets I Microsoft Excel 2010 3x3 $25.00
Spreadsheets II Microsoft Excel 2010 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 2010 4x3 $30.00
Desktop Publishing I Microsoft Publisher 2010 3x3 $25.00
Desktop Publishing II Microsoft Publisher 2010 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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