Business & Employment

Wordpress.com 1-2

Learn to create your own blog or basic website with WordPress.com. Note: these classes cover WordPress.com (not WordPress.org).

Class I: Learn to navigate; make pages and posts; add photos; and customize the appearance of your website.

Class II: Explore creating static homepages, contact forms, custom menus, and photo galleries. Add additional users, manage comments, and integrate social media on your website.

Python

​Python is a general-purpose programming language that’s used for web development, task automation, data analysis, and a wide-range of software development. It’s a highly desirable skill and a great place to start programming. No previous programming experience required, but you need to have intermediate computer skills to attend.​
Class 1: Variables, Expressions, and String Format Operators
Class 2: Prompts and Conditionals
Class 3: Loops and Functions
Class 4: Lists, Tuples, Dictionaries, Classes, and Objects

Microsoft Access Basics

Learn how to use Microsoft Access to create and manage databases.

Class I: Explore what a relational database is. Understand the process of designing a database. Create a new database and learn to import from external sources.

Class II: Learn what a query is and how to create one. Practice using criteria to pull the data you need from your tables.

Class III: Learn to use the report wizard. Learn how to customize a report in design view and format reports using autoformat tools. Create forms for user data entry and create value-lookup controls to make data entry easier.