Computer Courses

Microsoft Windows

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Word Essentials 2007

 

(6 hours) Learn to navigate the menus and tool bars while putting together and editing simple documents. All participants have access to a computer. Covers producing and formatting basic documents and includes features such as cut/paste/copy, inserting symbols, formatting (fonts, text size and colour, spacing, indents, bullets, alignment), working with tabs and creating & formatting basic tables. Includes comprehensive manual.  Prerequisites: ‘Introduction to Computers and Windows’ course   or equivalent knowledge.   

Requirements: Pad and pen.

MSA CARD $194 CONCESSION $199 OTHER $210*

142WORD1A Thu 9:30-4:30pm 11 Sep (1 session)

142WORD1B Sat 9:30-4:30pm 30 Aug (1 session)

142WORD1C 9:30-4:30pm 19 Sep (1 session)

 

142WORD1D Thu 6-9:15pm 23 & 30 Oct (2 sessions)

 

Word Intermediate 2007

 

(6 hours) Targeted towards those with some exposure to word processing wishing to further develop their skills in preparing and formatting business or academic documents. Covers advanced formatting of tables (drawing, nesting, merging and splitting cells, table alignment, changing row height/column width, wrapping text), working with pictures (inserting, moving, resizing, cropping), drawing objects, using styles for formatting, merging documents and creating mail labels, using section breaks, creating and changing headers/footers and working with fields. Includes comprehensive manual. Prerequisites: Basic word processing such as ‘Word Essentials’   or equivalent knowledge.

Requirements: Pad and pen.

MSA CARD $194 CONCESSION $199 OTHER $210*

142WORD2A Thu 9:30-4:30pm 23 Oct (1 session)  

142WORD2B Sat 9:30-4:30pm 6 Sep (1 session)

142WORD2C 9:30-4:30pm 26 Sep (1 session)

 

142WORD2D Thu 6-9:15pm 6 & 13 Nov (2 sessions)

 

Word Advanced 2007

 

Learn the more complex features of Word to create more professional and sophisticated documents. Topics include: using Auto features, importing objects, managing styles, working with longer documents (footnotes, endnotes, Table of Contents, creating an Index), working with columns, Outlining, advanced merging techniques (conditional merges, sorting, skipping, prompts), working with WordArt, prompting fields and Macros. Includes comprehensive manual. Prereq: “Word Intermediate” or equivalent knowledge.  Req: Pad & pen. (6 hours)

MSA CARD $194 CONCESSION $199 OTHER $210*

141WORD3C Thu 9:30-4:30pm 19 Jun (1 session)

142WORD3A Thu 9:30-4:30pm 30 Oct (1 session)

142WORD3B Sat 9:30-4:30pm 13 Sep (1 session)

142WORD3C Fri 9:30-4:30pm 3 Oct (1 session)

 

142WORD3D Thu 6-9:15pm 20 & 27 Nov (2 sessions)

 

Excel I 2007

 

(6 hours) Learn to use Excel effectively. This introductory course covers creating a simple workbook, creating formulas, selecting ranges, copying and filling data and formulas, working with different functions (such as SUM, MIN/MAX), printing, creating simple charts and more. Prerequisites: ‘Word Essentials’ course or equivalent knowledge

Requirements: Pad and pen.

MSA CARD $194 CONCESSION $199 OTHER $210*

142EXCE1A Thu 9:30-4pm 7 Aug (1 session)

142EXCE1B Mon 6-9:15pm 18 & 25 Aug (2 sessions)

142EXCE1C Sat 9:30-4:30pm 27 Sep (1 session)

 

142EXCE1D Fri 9:30-4:30pm 10 Oct (1 session)

 

Excel II 2007

 

Expand your knowledge of excel. Covers working with worksheets and multiple workbooks. using absolute and relative referencing in formulas. Customise filling a series. Use names and labels in formulas, and logical (IF, AND, OR, NOT) functions and more. Prereq: Excel 1 or equivalent knowledge. Req: Pad and pen (6 hours)

MSA CARD $194 CONCESSION $199 OTHER $210*

142EXCE2A 9:30-4:30pm 14 Aug (1 session)

142EXCE2B Mon 6-9:15pm 1 & 8 Sep (2 sessions)

142EXCE2C Sat 9:30-4:30pm 4 October (1 session)

 

142EXCE2D Fri 9:30-4:30pm 17 Oct (1 session)

 

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Excel III 2007

 

This course is designed for those wanting to further extend their knowledge of Excel and learn some of the more sophisticated aspects of this program.  Covers:  advanced filters, data tables, pivot tables, scenarios, consolidation, Excel on the web, summarising data with subtotals and conditional sum wizards, linking workbooks, validations, recorded Macros, Macro Virus Control, and develop understanding of vlookup.  Manual provided including self-paced exercises.  Prereqs: ‘Excel – 2’ or equivalent knowledge. Req: Pad and pen.  (9 hours) 

MSA CARD $263 CONCESSION $270 OTHER $284*

142EXCE3E Mon 9:30-4:30pm 18 Aug (1 session) Fast paced 

142EXCE3A Thu 9:30-4:30pm 4 Sep (1 session) Fast paced 

142EXCE3B Mon 6-9pm 15 -29 Sep (3 sessions)

142EXCE3C Sat 10-4pm 11 & 18 October (2 sessions)

142EXCE3D Fri 10-4pm 24 - 31 Oct (2 sessions)

 

 

 

 

 

PowerPoint I – Getting Started 2007

 

(6.5 hours) Create professional presentation for work or parties using your PC. Gives a comprehensive introduction to the basic concepts of PowerPoint. Create effective slide show presentations. Understand the features of overheads and handouts. Learn the tricks behind adding text, inserting clip art, pictures and captions, drawing objects, creating charts and more. Includes comprehensive manual. Prerequisites: ‘Word Essentials’ or equivalent knowledge.

Requirements: Pad and pen.

MSA CARD $194 CONCESSION $199 OTHER $210*

142POWE Thu 9:30-4:30pm 10 Jul (1 session)

 

 

 

 

 

PowerPoint II – Professional Presentations 2007

 

Increase the professionalism of your slide shows. Use tables, charts, diagrams and organizational charts to represent data. Add company logos to all slides in one easy step and explore the features of slide master. Customise presentation using templates and colour schemes. Discover the features of hiding slides and using hyperlinks, inserting movie clips, adding media and action buttons, publishing as web page and more. Includes comprehensive manual. Prereq: PowerPoint 1 or equivalent knowledge. Req: Pad and pen (6 hours) 

MSA CARD $194 CONCESSION $199 OTHER $210*

142POWE2 Thu 9:30-4:30pm 17 Jul (1 session) 

 

Access - Introduction

(13 hours) Create databases and tables and formulate fields, queries, reports and forms. Includes a comprehensive manual. Prerequisites: ‘Word Essentials’ or equivalent knowledge.

Requirements: Pad and pen.

MSA CARD $292 CONCESSION $299 OTHER $315*

142ACCE1 Thu 9:30-4:30pm 6 and 13 Nov (2 sessions)

 

 

 

 

 

Access Intermediate

 

Intended for people who have experience with Access. Learn how to better extract information from your database. Prereq: “Access Introduction” course or equivalent knowledge. Req: Pad & Pen. (12 hours). 

MSA CARD $292 CONCESSION $299 OTHER $315*

142ACCE2 Thu 9:30-4:30pm 20 and 27 Nov (2 sessions)

 

 

 

Adobe

Adobe InDesign

 

(13 hours) InDesign is a robust and easy-to-use design and layout program. It easily integrates with other Adobe software to develop professional looking brochures, flyers, newsletters and other documents. Ideal for anyone interested in graphic design, marketing or advertising. Prerequisites: ‘Word Essentials’ or equivalent knowledge.

Requirements: Pad and pen.

MSA CARD $281 CONCESSION $290 OTHER $305*

142INDEA Fri 9:30-4:30pm 8 & 15 Aug (2 sessions)

 

Adobe Photoshop

 

(9 hours) Use Photoshop to prepare images for web, print, fun or profit.  Build and refine images, enhance photographs, use layers and masks, and produce graphics for the Internet. An ideal complement to desktop publishing skills. Prerequisites: ‘Word Essentials’ or equivalent knowledge.

Requirements: Pad and pen.

MSA CARD $272 CONCESSION $279 OTHER $294*

142DESKA Wed 6-9pm 6 - 20 Aug (3 sessions)

 

142DESKB Wed 6-9pm 10 - 24 Sep (3 sessions)

 

Adobe Illustrator

 

(13 hours) This user-friendly program allows you to create graphics and text that print well – ideal for logos, stationery, and web graphics.   Covers vector/raster based images, working with colour, layers, object tools, image manipulation, gradient tool, transparency and style palettes, masking objects and working with text. Suitable for Mac’s or PC’s. Prerequisites: ‘Word Essentials’ or equivalent knowledge.

Requirements: Pad and pen.

MSA CARD $281 CONCESSION $290 OTHER $305*

142ILLUA Tues 9:30-4:30pm 9 & 16 Sep (2 sessions)

 

Accounting/Financial

MYOB- Introduction

 

Monash Short Courses Centre is an MYOB Educational Provider.

Use MYOB to perform day-to-day business and bookkeeping functions e.g. invoicing, purchasing, banking, tracking GST, preparation of business related reports and production of Business Activity Statements. Ideal for small businesses. Utilises a variety of case studies and real-life scenarios. Prereqs: Basic computing skills essential e.g. completion of "Word Essentials" or equivalent knowledge, and knowledge of basic accounting concepts recommended. Req: Pad and pen. Comprehensive manual supplied. Please book early for this very popular course. (12 hours)

MSA CARD $321 CONCESSION $330 OTHER $347*

142MYOBA Sat 9:30-4pm 19 & 26 Jul (2 sessions)

142MYOBB Mon 9:30-4pm 25 Aug & 1 Sep (2 sessions)

142MYOBC Tue 6-9:15pm 16 Sep - 7 Oct (4 sessions)

 

142MYOBD Thu 9:30-4pm 9 & 16 Oct (2 sessions)

 

MYOB Advanced

 

Monash Short Courses Centre is an MYOB Educational Provider.

Explore more advanced MYOB features such as: End of Month & Financial Year Procedures, Petty Cash, Credit Cards, Fixed Assets, Job Tracking and Point of Sale. Prereq: “MYOB Introduction” course or equivalent knowledge. Req: Pad & Pen. Comprehensive manual supplied. (9 hours)

MSA CARD $248 CONCESSION $254 OTHER $268*

142MYOB2A Sat 10-2:30pm 2 & 9 Aug (2 sessions)

142MYOB2B Mon 10-2:30pm 8 & 15 Sep (2 sessions)

142MYOB2C Tue 6 - 8:45pm 14- 28 Oct (3 sessions)

 

142MYOB2D Thu 10-2:30pm 23 & 30 Oct (2 sessions)

 

MYOB Payroll

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Monash Short Courses Centre is an MYOB Educational Provider.

Learn to effectively utilise MYOB Accounting Plus to setup and manage a small business payroll. Prerequisites: Thorough understanding of MYOB e.g. Completion of “MYOB Introduction” course outlined above. Requirements: Notepad and pen. Comprehensive manual supplied. (4.5 hours)  

MSA CARD $146 CONCESSION $150 OTHER $158*

142MYOPA Sat 10-2:20pm 16 Aug (1 session)

142MYOPB Mon 10-2:30pm 22 Sep (1 session)

142MYOPC Tue 6-8pm 11 & 18 Nov (2 sessions)

 

142MYOPD 10-2:30pm 6 Nov (1 session)

 

Statistics

SPSS - What do all these numbers mean?

 

(6.5 hours) This course familiarises participants with the functions of this powerful statistical package. You will create a database, prepare it for analysis, choose the appropriate statistical technique and interpret the results. This introductory course teaches you the tricks of the trade and is perfect for students, people in industry and anyone needing to interpret data.

Requirements: Pad and pen.

MSA CARD $189 CONCESSION $194 OTHER $202

142SPSSA Sat 9:30-4pm 23 Aug (1 session)

142SPSSB Sat 9:30-4pm 20 Sep (1 session)

 

142SPSSC Sat 9:30-4pm 25 Oct (1 session)

 

 

 

Online courses, Price: $190

Online courses at Monash Short Courses Centre are highly interactive and done entirely on the internet.  All of the courses are led by expert instructors, many of whom are nationally know authors.  Our online courses are affordable, fun, fast, convenient and geared just for you.  Please visit www.ed2go.com/r-monash to apply or please contact the office for more information.

 

Adobe  

Introduction to Adobe Acrobat 9  

Introduction to Dreamweaver CS3  

Introduction to Dreamweaver CS4  

Introduction to Dreamweaver CS5

Introduction to Illustrator CS3  

Introduction to Illustrator CS4  

Introduction to Flash CS5  

Introduction to InDesign CS5  

Introduction to Photoshop CS3  

Introduction to Photoshop CS4  

Introduction to Photoshop CS5  

Photoshop CS4 for the Digital Photographer  

Photoshop CS5 for the Digital Photographer  

Photoshop CS5 for the Digital Photographer II  

Photoshop Elements 7 for the Digital Photographer  

Photoshop Elements 7 for the Digital Photographer II  

Photoshop Elements 8 for the Digital Photographer  

Photoshop Elements 8 for the Digital Photographer II

 

Microsoft  

Introduction to Microsoft Access 2007  

Intermediate Microsoft Access 2007  

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2007  

Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2007  

Advanced Microsoft Excel 2007  

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2007  

Intermediate Microsoft Word 2007

Introduction to Microsoft Outlook 2007  

Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2007  

Introduction to Microsoft Project 2007  

Introduction to Microsoft Publisher 2007  

Introduction to Microsoft Excel 2010  

Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010

 

Other Applications

Introduction to CorelDraw X3  

Introduction to Crystal Reports 10  

Introduction to Peachtree Accounting 2009  

Introduction to QuickBooks 2009  

Introduction to QuickBooks 2010  

Making Movies with Windows XP  

Making Movies with Windows Vista  

Navigating the Internet

 

Touch Typing Test

Find out your touch typing speed and accuracy by booking in for a skills assessment. This assessment is conducted in accordance with Australian Standard AS2708-2001 and you will be issued with a formal proficiency statement that can be used on your resume. $50. Please phone 9905 3180 to book.