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Photoshop CS6 - Master the Selection Tools

Increase your knowledge base of Photoshop by mastering the selection tools. Work with hard to select image elements such as hair, color ranges and fuzzy edges. Dive into the Select menu commands and the Marquee, Lasso, and Magic Wand tools, and then learn how to refine your selections with Expand and Contract, Smooth and Feather, Quick Mask, and other controls.

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Adobe CS6
  • Acrobat X
    • Acrobat Pro - PDF Essentials
      During this workshop we will be working with Adobe Acrobat X. Users will learn how to create simple forms, edit text, add a digital signature, merge documents and aggregate data. If you have or are planning on purchasing Acrobat Pro this workshop is for you.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 8, 2014
  • InDesign CS6
    • InDesign CS6 Fundamentals
      This introductory course delves into Adobe's InDesign CS6 desktop publishing application. This class is appropriate for beginning level users of InDesign. Students will use frames to place text and graphics, learn typography and paragraph formatting, and explore how to draw and manipulate objects and graphics. Course is taught in the MAC environment.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 14, 2014
  • Photoshop CS6
    • Introduction to Photoshop CS6
      This introductory class is perfect for anyone who wants to learn quick, effective tips to improve their digital photos. Learn about the new Photoshop CS6 environment and how to use basic image editing techniques to fix and enhance your photos.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 22, 2014
    • Photoshop CS6 - Master the Selection Tools
      Increase your knowledge base of Photoshop by mastering the selection tools. Work with hard to select image elements such as hair, color ranges and fuzzy edges. Dive into the Select menu commands and the Marquee, Lasso, and Magic Wand tools, and then learn how to refine your selections with Expand and Contract, Smooth and Feather, Quick Mask, and other controls.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 15, 2014
    • Photoshop CS6 - Web Ready Images
      If you have pictures that you want to use on a webpage or create thumbnails of them, or you would like to learn how to create animated images for a website, this class is for you. Learn the tools of Photoshop CS6 to quickly prepare and create images for the web. Appropriate for Mac and PC users.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 29, 2014
Graphics
  • Graphic Editing/ Design
    • Digital Signage Workshop
      Santa Clara University has several dozen monitors around campus for promoting upcoming events to making targeted announcements to specific members of our community. Migrating from traditional print advertisements to digital displays brings with it many challenges both technical and design. This workshop will cover basic steps to creating a display ad using PowerPoint, Photoshop, Keynote, and/or Illustrator. Learn best practices for creating builds, proper fonts, what to edit out, and how to size your final display. This workshop is recommended for any faculty, student, or staff member that is tasked to create digital monitor ads.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 9, 2014
Mobile Apps
  • iPad
    • iFriday - Latest Apps and Updates
      iOS7 has arrived! If you have an iPad (or iPhone) and have upgraded or are considering upgrading this workshop may be for you. We will cover new features in Apple's latest operating system as well as some of the latest upgrades to popular productivity applications. Learn best use scenarios for many popular Apps.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 16, 2014
    • iFriday - iOS 7 Google Apps
      This workshop is intended for users of Apple's iPad/iPhone device. This short workshop covers a variety of apps created by Google for the iOS 7 platform. Learn to use Google designed apps that integrate with SCU's newest email and calendaring system.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 30, 2014
    • iFriday - iWorks Suite for iOS
      Produce documents, spreadsheets, and presentations directly on your mobile device. iWork consists of Pages, Keynote and Numbers. These apps, which mirror the iWork suite Apple designed for the desktop, are easy to use and robust in features, especially given that the iPad is a touch based tablet.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - Apr. 25, 2014
    • iFriday - Tips and Tricks
      This 1-hour workshop will cover some basic tips & tricks for optimizing the iPad user experience. New features in iOS 5 such as iCloud and Notification center will be addressed. Learn how to add your Groupwise account to your iPad.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 23, 2014
Office Hours
  • Software Support Office Hours
    • Office Hours
      Are you stuck on a piece of software? Do you need a quick refresher on technology for yourself or your department? Technology Training now offers Software Support Office Hours in 45-minute sessions. Please locate a date and time from our calendar that best works with your schedule, briefly describe the level of support you're seeking, and one of our Technology Training Specialists will work with you here at our office.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - Apr. 28, 2014 - Apr. 28, 2014 - Apr. 29, 2014 - Apr. 29, 2014 - May. 5, 2014 - May. 5, 2014 - May. 6, 2014 - May. 6, 2014 - May. 7, 2014 - May. 7, 2014 - May. 12, 2014 - May. 12, 2014 - May. 13, 2014 - May. 13, 2014 - May. 14, 2014 - May. 14, 2014 - May. 19, 2014 - May. 19, 2014 - May. 20, 2014 - May. 20, 2014 - May. 21, 2014 - May. 21, 2014 - May. 26, 2014 - May. 26, 2014 - May. 27, 2014 - May. 27, 2014 - May. 28, 2014 - May. 28, 2014 - Jun. 2, 2014 - Jun. 2, 2014 - Jun. 3, 2014 - Jun. 3, 2014 - Jun. 4, 2014 - Jun. 4, 2014
Office Productivity Software
  • Spreadsheets
    • Excel 2010: Charting
      In this course you will learn how to create professional looking charts with ease, edit and format charts, and import charts into other Microsoft programs.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 7, 2014
    • Excel 2010: Data Analysis
      Are you ready to take your Excel skills to the next level? Do you need to know how to use the extremely powerful data analysis tools to help facilitate business decisions? Then this class is for you!
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 19, 2014
    • Excel 2010: Pivot Tables
      In this class you will learn how to manipulate large quantities of data by summarizing and evaluating the data with Microsoft Excel 2010 Pivot Tables.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 6, 2014
Publishing Tools
  • Desktop Publishing and Presentations
    • PowerPoint 2010 - Advanced Techniques
      Have you been using the same old PowerPoint presentation for sometime? This fast paced workshop is for intermediate users who want to learn simple, effective tips to improve their work-flow. This workshop skips over basics and dives deep into advance editing features. We will be working in PowerPoint 2010 on the Windows platform. MAC users are welcomed though instruction will be PC based..
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 20, 2014
Web Development
  • Web Publishing
    • Commonspot - Administrator Training
      This course is designed to review Commonspot Administrator skills critical to maintaining your website.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - Apr. 24, 2014
    • Commonspot - Contributor Training
      In this two hour class you will learn to maintain your Commonspot web pages. Learn how to login to CMS, Edit text, work with the rich text editor, add images, create tables, links, and add right hand elements.
      For Faculty, Staff, Students - May. 21, 2014 - Jun. 19, 2014
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