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All computer applications classes are available to University students, faculty and staff free of charge. These non-credit classes are intended for individuals with basic computer skills. Most scheduled classes are offered as a series. Completing a series will provide you with a comprehensive understanding of the application's capabilities. Classes can be tailored to meet the needs of an academic course or a department.

Enrollment Information and Directions to the ITS Classroom (LCSB 30A)
For more information about classes, contact Tom Bessette at tbessette@albany.edu, (518) 442-3710 or submit a Service Desk Request.

Scheduled Classes

Adobe Dreamweaver
This 3-class series provides a solid foundation for creating and managing simple websites.
Microsoft Excel
Harness the power of this widely-used spreadsheet program. The full series covers basic and intermediate concepts.
Adobe Photoshop and Digital Imaging
Master the techniques of image management including scanning, photo composites, collage and photo restoration.
Microsoft PowerPoint
Maximize your ability to create professional presentations using this popular program.
Information Security
Classes offer guidance in protecting your equipment and securing your electronic identity and assets.
Microsoft Word
This series starts with the basics, then explores several of Word's less-known capabilities.
Microsoft Access
An in-depth series on building, managing and manipulating relational databases.
Microsoft OneDrive for Business
An introduction to UAlbany's new Cloud File Storage option.

Classes on Demand: Classes on these topics are available by request.  We can also customize our offerings to meet your needs.

Getting Started with ITS
An overview of the IT resources available to faculty and staff. New and current employees are welcome to attend.
Open Text Web Content Management System
Learn the basics of the content management system used to build and maintain UAlbany web pages.
Global Distribution Groups
The Global Distribution Group feature of UAlbany Mail simplifies the process of sending email messages to large groups of people.
UAlbany Mail and Calendars
Investigate the many features associated with UAlbany Mail (OWA and Outlook) and its calendar functions.
Microsoft Office 2013 Upgrade
A helpful overview of the new features offered in Microsoft Office 2013 to help you transition from Office 2007/2010.
UAlbany Listserv and Wiki Services
Designed for Wiki manager or contributor, and Listserv managers. The classes provide best practices for using these services.