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South offers classes specifically designed for older adults. Explore history, delve into genealogy, or learn basic computer and Internet skills.
 
Learn to make the most of your computer. This Series covers fundamental skills for using your computer and keeping it safe: Know Your Keyboard, Making the Most of Internet Email, and Keep Your Computer Healthy. Come to the College before class for a delicious, affordable lunch at Cafe Alki or the Alhadeff Grill. See Cont. Ed. website for specials.

Start date: 05/04/2017

Class Fee:: $75.00

Materials Fee:: $0.00

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Learn what you need to know to keep your computer, laptop, and smartphone healthy and safe. This class will cover the basics of cybersecurity (anti-virus software protection, firewalls, malware, phishing, etc.), and what to do about all those software and application update notices you receive.

Start date: 05/18/17

End date: 05/18/17

1 session

Weekly - Thu 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (5/18/2017-5/18/2017)

Instructor : Jesse Braswell 

Room :  OLY 203

Class Fee: $29.00

Materials Fee: $0.00



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Learn the basic key functions and how to use them to improve computer efficiency, send your computer commands, and more. This is a great class to take before any computer classes.

Start date: 05/04/17

End date: 05/04/17

1 session

Weekly - Thu 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (5/4/2017-5/4/2017)

Instructor : Jesse Braswell 

Room :  OLY 203

Class Fee: $29.00

Materials Fee: $0.00



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Learn to use email as an effective communication tool.  Discover email etiquette and the dos and don’ts that experts agree are the best ways to organize, write, and get results using email. 

Start date: 05/11/17

End date: 05/11/17

1 session

Weekly - Thu 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (5/11/2017-5/11/2017)

Instructor : Jesse Braswell 

Room :  OLY 203

Class Fee: $29.00

Materials Fee: $0.00



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Learn the basics of the Internet’s most popular social media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, and Snapchat. Discover tips and secrets for effective use of these ubiquitous applications on your computer, laptop, and smartphone. 

Start date: 06/08/17

End date: 06/08/17

1 session

Weekly - Thu 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (6/8/2017-6/8/2017)

Instructor : Jesse Braswell 

Room :  OLY 203

Class Fee: $29.00

Materials Fee: $0.00



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Are you tired of all the confusion when you go to search for information online? Learn the ins and outs of surfing the Internet. This hands-on class gives you the tools to find what you want on the Internet, teaches you how to use the most effective search engines for the task, and familiarizes you with e-mail techniques to help you communicate online. Discover the wealth of information and resources available to you on the Internet and create a free e-mail account.

Start date: 06/01/17

End date: 06/01/17

1 session

Weekly - Thu 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM (6/1/2017-6/1/2017)

Instructor : Jesse Braswell 

Room :  OLY 203

Class Fee: $29.00

Materials Fee: $0.00



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