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Office of Technology Services Classes

All classes listed are held in the CLC, CC 114 and run about 1.5 hours in duration.  The Access class is the sole exception and is 3 hours long.

Class Name

Date/Time

Description

Beginning Excel

March 1

1:30 - 3

This is a basic introductory course for Microsoft Excel.  If you have never used the program, or haven’t touched it in years, this is the perfect place to begin thinking about this spreadsheet application.

Excel Formulas

March 8

1:30 - 3

Let Excel do the math for you!  This class covers basic formulas and function in Excel.  It includes an overview of the best practices for equations in Excel.

Formatting and Charts in Excel

March 22

1:30 - 3

A picture is worth a thousand words!  This class helps you to format your spreadsheets for maximum clarity and turn your data into charts that look polished and complete.

Pivot Tables in Excel

March 29

1:30 - 3

Pivot tables are a data summarization tool that will help you manipulate your data for better analysis.  This class also covers Dashboards and slicers.

Word 2013: Power User Tips

April 5

1:30 - 3

The most commonly asked question about Word 2013 is “where did they put the…”  This class will answer that question, and so many more.   Feel free to come with questions!

Mail Merges

April 12

1:30 - 3

Mail merges in Word 2013 can help you create multiple documents from a single template using a well-structured data source.  Send bulk letters that have a personal touch!

Exploring What’s possible with Banner Self Service

April 19

1:30 - 3

This class is an introduction to the uses of Self-Service Banner which allows users to view and manipulate data that includes personal information such as home address and marital status as well as pay and direct deposit information.  You can also do some basic finance functions like querying a budget. This is a lecture-based class that will walk you through Banner Self Service tabs for Personal Information, Finance, and Employee.

Outlook Calendars

April 26

1:30 - 3

This is a basic introduction to calendars on the Outlook Exchange system. 

Introduction to Access

May 3

1 - 4

This class covers a basic introduction to key concepts in Access.  We will discuss tables, reports, queries, and forms.

E-mail us at empower@hartford.edu for more information or to sign up for a class.  Additional classes are available for a fee through the Entrepreneurial Center.  As all course listings change frequently, please check back often.