Waimea College


Computing & Technology

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Introduction to Photoshop:  Wednesday 6.30 – 8.30 pm  (6 weeks)

Course suitable for those with basic computing skills.  Gain the confidence to navigate around Adobe Photoshop with ease.  We’ll look at photo enhancement tools and techniques, resolution and file management and images.  A guide book will be supplied.

Tutor: Geri Sheppard  15 Aug – 19 Sept                                                                                               Fee $105


Digital Photography:    Monday 6.30 – 8.30 pm  (8 weeks)

Students will gain a stronger understanding and confidence in using their digital cameras.  Techniques to increase their success and take control of the creative aspects of their photography will be taught in a fun and highly informative course.

Tutor:  Robert Palmer  23 July – 17 Sept  (no class 6 Aug)                                                                  Fee $150



Microsoft Excel Basics:   Monday 7.00 – 8.30 pm (5 weeks)

Learn how to set up a spread sheet for use as data base and for numerical calculation (like a budget or loan repayment schedule).  Entering data, formatting, building formulas or how to use existing formulas will be covered.  Discover how to generate charts for presentation as well as linking Excel to your Word document report.  Excel features like AutoFill, Auto SUM, Names and linking from one spread sheet to another will also be covered.

Tutor: Laura McIntyre     13 Aug – 10 Sept                                                                                              Fee $90