2012-2013 TMCC College Catalog
SENIOR SILVER COLLEGE
Learn features of Adobe Photoshop Elements such as how to adjust, retouch and repair photos plus the use of special effects, print and
share images. Best to take SENR 080 prior to taking this class.
Digital Camera, Intermediate
Learn about taking all kinds of pictures (portraits, family gatherings, up-close macro pictures, day and night time, indoor and outdoor,
sunshine and sunset) and transferring your pictures from your camera to your computer using Windows Explorer and burning the photos to
a CD. Best to take SENR 080 prior to this class.
Photoshop Elements, Intermediate
Expand your skills to accomplish more advanced photo editing. Create slide shows, greeting cards, calendars and even postage stamps
from your favorite photos. Best to have taken SENR 081 prior to this class.
Write the stories of your life in a safe and inspirational environment. No experience necessary, all levels welcome. Innovative techniques
will be implemented to trigger your memory and imagination.
Write in a fun and creative atmosphere. Non-fiction, short stories, fiction, novels, poems and essays--experiment with a new genres,
emphasis will be directed towards voice and style.
Computer Basics for Beginners
For the student with little or no experience with computer PC's. Learn tips on how to wisely purchase a computer and how to setup the
home computing work area. This is a hands-on class and students will learn basic skills of word processing. Class is designed for seniors.
Knowledge of keyboard is recommended.
Computer Applications Basics
For the student who has basic knowledge of personnel computers and word processing and wishes to learn the basics of software
applications. Students will review word processing, learn basics in spreadsheets and PowerPoint plus activate a senior student e-mail
Publisher: Create Cards, Calendars, Etc.
Have fun in this class using Publisher software to create cards, calendars and learn to use the scanner. Students must have a good
understanding of word processing before taking this class. Students may want to take 091 and/or 092 before taking this class designed for
Internet for Beginners
Learn how to access the Internet and use browser software to explore the World Wide Web. Also learn to download files, use e-mail and
more. Best to have taken 091 and/or 092 or have knowledge of the keyboard and Windows.
Learn more advanced search procedures and methods to effectively use the Internet and World Wide Web. Locate and download special
information and projects from the Internet. Best to take 095 prior to this class.
Word: Fun Features
Create newsletters, calendars, mailings and more as you build on your knowledge of Microsoft Word. Explore fun features in graphics,
editing and formatting that will make your documents more interesting and professional looking. It is best to take SENR 092 prior to this
File Management: Get Organized
Your computer skills have made it possible for you to create many files in your computer. Now learn to manage these files, create folders
and perform other useful skills to help you get and stay organized. Best to have taken 091, 092 and/or 097.
0.50 - 6.00
Various experimental classes covering a variety of subjects of interest to seniors may be offered. The course will be variable credit and
may be repeated up to 6 credits.
TMCC College Catalog 2012-2013
* This course might not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or science within the universities in the Nevada System of Higher Education
(NSHE). If you plan to pursue a four-year degree, check with the institution where you intend to transfer to learn whether this course will count
toward the degree you intend to seek.