Introduction to Personal Computers runs 6-9 p.m. beginning Feb.
26 for three consecutive weeks and includes an overview of various
computer functions -- including word processing, Windows,
spreadsheets, databases, slide show presentations and searching the
Internet. Fee for the course is $99.
Image Fundamentals with
Adobe Photoshop runs 6-9 p.m. beginning March 19 for three
consecutive weeks and will explore creative ways to manipulate
digital photos. Basic skills such as resizing, cropping and removing
"red eye" will be covered, as well as more advanced photo editing
techniques like adjusting the contrast; balancing, blurring or
recoloring photos; and correcting common digital defects. Fee for
the course is $120.
Introduction to Microsoft Word 2007 runs 6-9:20 p.m.
beginning April 9 for three consecutive weeks and will teach
students how to use Word 2007 to create and edit text documents.
Students also will learn additional text editing skills such as
setting tab stops, creating tables and using mail merge to create
personalized form letters and mailings. Fee for the course is $125.
For more information or to register for any of these classes,
www.heartland.edu/CommunityEd, or call 217-735-1731 in Lincoln
or 309-268-8160 in Normal.
[Text from file received from
Heartland Community College]