Second Act Computer Series

Do you want to learn or improve computer skills, but have been hesitant to take the plunge? This series is designed for adults ages 50+, taught at your level, at your speed, and addressing issues that we all face in this fast-paced technological world! You too can be “Tech Savvy”!


Where Did My File Go? Understanding File Management

Learn how to search for files, open and save them, copy and move them, and create and manage folders. No prior computer class required. Mastering electronic file management is a needed foundation to all other computer applications, including MS Office. Maryanne Momorella
Newtown Campus/ $129/ RCOSY 8028 C01
C01/ Tue 9/15, Thur 9/17, & Tue 9/22; 9-11am

Microsoft Word 2013 – Beginners

Learn to use Microsoft Word to prepare documents for business or personal use and navigate through the program easily. Discover basic editing tools, to insert pictures and stylistic elements into the Word document and much more. Maryanne Momorella
Newtown Campus/$129 
RCOAP 8011 C01
3 Tue & 3 Thur, 9/24, 9/29, 10/1, 10/6, 10/8, 10/13; 9:00-11:00am
Approved Hours: 12 (Act 48)

Internet Tips and Tricks for Successful Surfing

In this short course students will learn how to make surfing the web more efficient. Explore the most widely used browsers and search engines. Learn about downloading from websites that are safe, how to set bookmarks and favorite websites and how to organize them into folders. Explore security issues and how to change browser settings and tabs as well as anti-virus settings. Maryanne Momorella
Newtown Campus/$129 / RCOAP 8051 C01
Tue 9/29 & Thur 10/1; 11:15am - 1:15pm

Windows 8.1 for Beginners

This class will provide you with an understanding of how Windows 8.1 works and helps you to gain fluency in the terms used for the new look and feel of this version of the operating system. The focus will be on basic concepts: getting used to the environment, moving back and forth from the desktop to the start screen, accessing desktop applications, using the internet in a new and more improved manner and accessing mail service. There are no prerequisites for this class. Maryanne Momorella
Newtown Campus/ $149/ RCOSY 8051 C01/
2 Tu & Thur, 9/15, 9/17, 9/22, 9/24; 11:15am-1:15pm

Microsoft Excel 2013 for Beginners

MS Excel 2013 will allow students to create and format spreadsheets to manage data for their personal needs. They will be able to manipulate data, figures, and perform calculations to manage their accounting or financial needs. Students will learn editing, formatting, and developing calculations.
Maryanne Momorella
Newtown Campus/ $129/ RCOAP 8045 C01/
3 Tue & 3 Thur, 10/6, 10/8, 10/13, 10/15, 10/20, 10/22; 11:15am - 1:15pm

Creating Effective PowerPoint Presentations

The purpose of PowerPoint is to convey a message while keeping the audience interested, but not distracted. In this course, students will learn how to use PowerPoint to incorporate visual effects that enhance, but do not detract from the content. Learn how to create a presentation that keeps the presenter in charge and one that does not need to rely on all the bells and whistles that PowerPoint can provide. Maryanne Momorella
Newtown Campus/$129 /RCOAP 8050 C01/ 
Thur, 10/15, Tue, 10/20, & Thur, 10/22; 9:00-11:00am