These computer skills workshops are presented by the Center for Academic Success (CAS), located on the main floor of the Learning Resource Center building on main campus.
All students are welcome to attend any workshop on a drop-in basis. Students may also earn 1/2 unit by attending 8 workshops and fulfilling additional requirements. An add card is required. Please see CAS staff (inside the Center for Academic Success) for more information.
All students, staff, and faculty are invited to attend these free, drop-in, computer skills workshops. No pre-registration is necessary. All workshops are 50 minutes long and begin PROMPTLY. Late arrivals will not be admitted. Proof of attendance is available to all attendees.
These workshops are held in LRC 121, on the first floor of the Learning Resource Center building on main campus. See below for descriptions of each topic.
Friday, September 19
10-10:50 Word – The Basics
Friday, October 10
11-11:50 Word – The Basics
12-12:50 Word – Advanced
Friday, October 17
9-9:50 Computer Security
10-10:50 Introduction to College Research
Friday, October 24
10-10:50 PowerPoint Tips
Friday, October 31
11-11:50 Word – Advanced
Friday, November 7
12-12:50 PowerPoint Tips
Friday, November 14
Description of Topics
Computer Security: Learn how to keep your personal information and interactions secure.
Email: Write clear and effective emails. Save time by managing email effectively.
Excel: Let Excel do the math for you. Create worksheets, formulas, and functions.
Graphics: Use pictures and SmartArt in Microsoft Office.
Internet: Find, filter, evaluate, and efficiently use information from Internet browsers.
Introduction to College Research: Discover the vast online resources of the Butte College Library.
PowerPoint Tips: Learn tips and tricks to simplify making a PowerPoint presentation.
Windows: Discover tips and tricks for working with all versions of Microsoft Windows.
Word—The Basics: Create documents with ease. Learn formats, fonts, and fundamentals.
Word—Advanced: Use Word more effectively. Learn about tables and other helpful tools.