Computer Basics Classes

Community Education and Lifelong Learning

Computer Basics

18 hours, 9 weeks, $125
(ITSC 1012 – Beginning Computers)

Overview of computer information systems.  Intros to computer hardware, software and procedures.  Use of common applications (Microsoft Office Suites, impact of computers on society, identify ethical use of computers & basic operating system functions.  Info on how computers are used in today's businesses.  Supplies: Flash drive optional.  Textbook info will be given at registration.

ITSC 1012.850
Thursdays, 6 to 8 p.m.
March 19 to May 7, 2020

ITSC 1012.900
Thursdays, 6 to 8 p.m.
June 4 to July 30, 2020

Location: KC-Longview

Call (903) 236-2054 or email celgvw@kilgore.edu for more information on the class above.


QuickBooks Essentials 2018

24 hours, 8 weeks, $163
(ITSC 1022 – Introduction to Computer Applications in Business)

QuickBooks is an accounting software geared mainly toward small and medium sized businesses and offer on-premises accounting applications as well as cloud based versions that accept business payments, manage and pay bills, payroll and taxes.  Textbook information will be given at registration.

ITSC 1022.810
Tuesdays, 6 to 9 p.m.
Feb. 25 to April 21, 2020

ITSC 1022.850
Tuesdays, 6 to 9 p.m.
May 12 to June 30, 2020

Location: KC-Longview, Hendrix Building

Call (903) 236-2054 or email celgvw@kilgore.edu for more information on the class above.


Excel 2016, Level I and II

12 hours, 6 weeks, $84
(ITSW 1022 – Introduction and Intermediate Spreadsheets)

Designed to introduce the student to basic spreadsheet creation, which include terminology, program parameters, and display characteristics, formatting features, mathematical functions and printing. The student will be able to demonstrate basic spreadsheet concepts, create formulas/functions, charts, graphs, and generate reports. Excel II is a continuation of Excel I and is a good idea to have taken Excel I before taking Excel II.  Textbook info will be given at registration. Supplies: Flash drive optional.

ITSW 1022.800
Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m. (Excel I)
March 18 to April 22, 2020

ITSW 1022.850
Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m. (Excel II)
April 29 to June 3, 2020

Location: KC-Longview, Hendrix Building

Call (903) 236-2054 or email celgvw@kilgore.edu for more information on the class above.


Microsoft Office Suites 2016, Level I

36 hours, 9 weeks, $169
(ITSC 1012 – Beginning Computers)

Office suites includes word processing: Word; spreadsheets: Excel; presentations: PowerPoint; and database software: Access. Textbook information will be given at registration. Supplies: Flash drive optional

ITSC 1012.800
Mondays and Tuesdays, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Feb. 24 to April 28, 2020

Location: KC-Longview, Hendrix Building, Room 203

Call (903) 236-2054 or email celgvw@kilgore.edu for more information on the class above.


Google Applications

12 hours, 6 weeks, $85
(ITSW 1058 – Specialized Computer Applications)

Introduction to Google Drive, a free, web-based software office suites offered by Google within its Google Drive service.  Google Docs – word processor, Google Sheets – a spreadsheet and Google Slides – presentation program.  Also consists of Google Forms, Drawings and Fusion Tables.  No textbook required. Supplies:  Student must have a current email address; Flash drive is optional.

ITSW 1058.800
Tuesdays, 6 to 8 p.m.
March 17 to April 21, 2020

ITSW 1058.900
Tuesdays, 6 to 8 p.m.
June 16 to July 21, 2020

Location: KC-Longview, Hendrix Building

Call (903) 236-2054 or email celgvw@kilgore.edu for more information on the class above.


Adobe Creative Cloud Photoshop

21 hours, 10 weeks, $105
(ITSW 1003 – Introduction to Digital Imagery)

Photoshop is a mainstay with graphic designers & pro photographers to edit graphics & create/manipulate images. Textbook info given at registration.  Supplies: Personal headphones & flash drives optional.

ITSW 1003.800
Mondays, 6 to 8:15 p.m.
May 11 to July 27, 2020

Location: KC-Longview, Hendrix Building

Call (903) 236-2054 or email celgvw@kilgore.edu for more information on the class above.


Adobe Creative Cloud Illustrator

24 hours, 8 weeks, $115
(ARTC 1000 – Specialized Graphic Applications)

This is the industry-standard illustration software to create logos, package designs, posters & virtually every kind of 2-D illustration (some 3-D). Textbook info given at registration. Flash drive is optional.

ARTC 1000.800
Thursdays, 6 to 9 p.m.
Feb. 27 to April 23, 2020

ARTC 1000.900
Thursdays, 6 to 9 p.m.
June 4 to July 30, 2020

Location: KC-Longview, Hendrix Building

Call (903) 236-2054 or email celgvw@kilgore.edu for more information on the class above.


Adobe Creative Cloud InDesign

24 hours, 8 weeks, $115

(ITSW 1037 – Introduction to Presentation Software)

This is the industry-standard page layout program.  Learn to set/format type, paragraph styles, import images from Illustrator & Photoshop, define/apply color, graphics, PDF’s and package files for printing.  Textbook info given at registration. Supplies: Flash drive is optional.

ITSW 1037.800
Wednesdays, 6 to 9 p.m.
Feb. 26 to April 22, 2020

ITSW 1037.900
Thursdays, 6 to 9 p.m.
May 21 to July 16, 2020

Call (903) 236-2054 or email celgvw@kilgore.edu for more information on the class above.

For information about Community Education:

Community Education Courses in Kilgore
Phone:
(903) 983-8661
Community Education Courses in Longview
Phone:
(903) 236-2044
Jennie Alcantar
Workforce Development Specialist
Science and Health Sciences
Phone:
(903) 983-8170
Office:
Canterbury Engr. Science Bldg. (CANTR)
Fax:
(903) 988-7543
Gail Jackson
Part Time Administrative Assistant
Workforce Development - Health Sciences
Phone:
(903) 988-3787