Computers

Locations and Codes:
C - LCCC Jim Thorpe, 1100 Center Street, Jim Thorpe, 570-669-7010
CHS - Catasauqua High School
P - Donley: Donley Center, 718 Hamilton St., Allentown, 610-799-1940
M - Main: Schnecksville Campus, 4525 Education Park Drive, Schnecksville, 610-799-1197
T - Morgan: Morgan Center, 234 High St., Tamaqua, 570-668-6880
O - Other location, as identified in description
WHS - Whitehall High School


Computer Preview Night
A Taste of Training....Join us for a one hour overview of Microsoft software training opportunities. Walk away with a few quick tips for MS Access, Excel, PowerPoint and Word. Catch the flavor of our outstanding offerings for the current semester! Demonstrations, question and answers. Sessions are free but pre- registration is required. Register by phone: 610-799-1197, email ncregistrar@mymail.lccc.edu or online.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 429-11 8/26 6:00 pm-7:00 pm T M

Free

 


Computer Foundations
This course for beginners provides overall information with minimal technical jargon.  It consists of learning to manage files using Windows accessories, and customizing Windows.  Begin working with Word, Excel and the Internet.  Instructor developed materials are included in price and available at class.  Course is broken into components.

 

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 402-12

Sections Begin in September (Monday eve)

 6:30 pm-8:30 pm M $109-$325

Access Level I
Microsoft Access is a powerful database. Start with this course and you will create a foundation to understand how to plan a database with tables, forms, queries, and reports. Text is included and available prior to first class.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 701-12 9/26

8:30 am-3:30 pm

F M

$142

 
               

Access Level II

Prerequisite:  Access I or comparable experience.  This course is for a student who has an understanding of Access tables, queries, forms and reports.  You will gain knowledge of the Visual Basic for Applications language in Access and learn to create event procedures, functions and to automate Access.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 702-13  10/3

  8:30 am-3:30 pm

 F M

$142

         

Excel Level I and II

Take your skills with the use of Excel from very basic through intermediate user level.  Learn the basics of building, editing, modifying and formatting with Excel.  Then, build basic formulas, use basic functions and work with charts created from spreadsheets.  Text included and available first class.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 604-12  9/16-10/7

  6-9 pm

 T M

$274

COM 604-14  11/11-12/2   6-9 pm  T M                    $274
         

Excel Level I

Get started using a spreadsheet. Learn the basics of building, editing, modifying and formatting with Excel. Text included and available prior to first class.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 601-13 10/6-10/13

6:00 pm-9:00 pm

M M

$142

COM 601-10 7/25 8:30 am-3:30 pm F P $142
           

Excel Level II 
Learn the intermediate Level of Excel. Text included and available prior to first class.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 602-13 10/20-10/27 6:00 pm-9:00 pm M M $142
           

Excel Level III
Enter the advanced level of Excel. Text included and available prior to first class.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 603-14 11/3-11/10 6:00 pm-9:00 pm M M $142


Excel Functions

This course is designed to improve the time workign in Excel by calculating finance, dates, lookups, etc.  You will learn to use named ranges, financial, logical, text, date/time, lookup and reference functions and more.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 607-12 9/12

  8:30 am-3:30 pm

F M

$142

COM 607-14 11/14    8:30 am-3:30 pm $142 

Excel - Everyday Tasks

Learn to incorporate these better, more time-saving tools:  printing, headers, footers, page numbers, comments/sharing, arranging windows, freezing panes, splitting windows, formatting, aligning and more.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 609-13 10/17

  8:30 am-3:30 pm

F M

$142

COM 609-14  11/21   8:30 am-3:30 pm  $142 
           

 

PowerPoint - a Powerful Tool

Learn the basics of storytelling, composition and the proper use of flow and design to produce a professional PowerPoint presentation, all without using the built-in prompts.  This class will cover:  design, transitions/animations, presentation, power tips and more.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 911-12 9/24-10/1

  6:30 pm-9:00 pm

W M

$125

   
           

Word Level I
Learn the basics: opening, saving, printing, and quitting documents. Design, create, edit, and enhance letters and reports. Develop paragraphs, adjust margins, create formatting, and utilize text selection.  Text included and available prior to first class.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST

COM 501-11

8/18-8/25 6:00 pm-9:00 pm M M $142
COM 501-10 7/22 8:30 am-3:30 pm T P $142
                                     

20 Word Features

Learn to use these 20 tools to navigate through Microsoft Word.  They will save you time and present documents in an easier-to-read and more professional manner.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST

COM 504-11

8/22 8:30-11:30 am F M $69
COM 504-12 9/19 8:30-11:30 am F M $69
                                       

Word - Professionally Designed Docs

Learn to use the tools you need for professional documents:  fonts, paragraphs, styles, page layout, charts, shapes, mail merge and most importantly, reviewing your document.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 505-12   9/15-9/22

  6:00 pm-9:00 pm

 M M

$142

COM 505-14   11/10-11/17    6:00 pm-9:00 pm   M  $142 
           


Surface Computing

Bring your own device to class!  This course is for people who own surface computing devices like tablets or smart phones.  The class is intended to help examine the different operating systems and applications as well as the basic principles for fully utilizing these powerful devices.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 750-12  9/16-9/23 6:30-8:30 pm T M $79

Working the Cloud- Next Generation Computing is NOW!
Designed to introduce the fact that many software manufacturers are moving their product line to the Internet rather than selling software that installs on a computer.  In addition, providers are offering a variety of data storage options for use with these applications. Gain an edge by understanding cloud-based applications and data storage options.

COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 450-14 11/6-11/13 6:30-8:30 pm R M $79

Online Office Suites

Evaluate the strengths of these online office suites:  Office 365, Google Documents, Zoho Office, Think Free Office and OX.io.  Compare the ease of using their common data formats and user interface features.
COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 970-12 9/24-10/1

  6:30 pm-8:30 pm

W M

$79







Examine how to do the same tasks done on tablets, laptops and pcs.  Learn about data storage, security/data protection and using your phone as a tether, e.g. to connect your laptop to the Internet when wifi isn't available
COURSE# DATE(S) TIME DAY(S) LOCATION COST
COM 698-13 10/9-10/16

  6:30 pm-8:30 pm

R M

$79