This module is being developed to facilitate the acquisition of number skills for prospective candidates wishing to enter Health and Social Care Programmes.
If working with people, products and money sounds exciting to you, explore the world of retail. Get hands-on training in stocking pricing, cashiering, merchandising, and customer service. Come see what's in store!
You can learn...stocking, inventory and display, sales and customer service skills, Retail math and cash register operations, workplace safety, retail merchandising, how to operate a coffee/espresso maker and popcorn machine, Virtual Business software
In this course students will learn how to use audio recorders and editing software. They will create audio segments which later will be included in a class created podcast.
This a course under construction which will be provided to the GEOSS project for other teachers to utilize. The course is designed with two goals in mind 1. to provide sample resources about acceptable use and internet safety that could be utilized in the classroom, and 2. to provide additional resources for teachers looking to teach better research practices to their students. For more info just shoot Joe Thibault an email.
This course is an orientation to school that will also serve as a Continuous Learning Plan for all students enrolled.
A 5 week course aimed at Y7 students in which they create digital storybook and turn this into an audiobook.
Computer Animation is used for the web, games and other software. 3D graphics are used more and more but only 2D are required for this unit.
As with all computer applications you must first identify the need, specific requirements and constraints before building the solution.
We plan to use Macromedia Flash as our main development tool but we will also experiment with Blender and other design packages.
On completion of this you should:
1 Understand the origins and types of animation
2 Be able to use software techniques used in animation
3 Be able to plan, create and review an animation using digital methods.
Welcome to Self-Hosting a Website with Wordpress!
In this course you will purchase a domain name, set up your computer as a server, set up and style a Wordpress blog, create posts on your blog, and comment on other students' posts.
Blogging is a way to connect with people all over the world who share the same ideas you do.
Upon completion of this class, you will be able to help others get started with their Wordpress blogs, and maybe even discover a new career path!
Learn the principles of network security and systems.
Information and communication technologies (ICTs) systems now dominate our everyday lives. This unit will explain what constitutes such a system and how ICT systems work. You will also look at how ICT systems convey, store and manipulate data, and how they process data. Finally you will learn how these systems are used.
These three open source graphics and desktop publishing tools are free to use and redistribute. Learn to use them in this self-guided set of tutorials.
Ever wondered how a computer processes data into information? This unit will help you to understand the distinction between the two and examines how a computer-based society impacts on daily life. You will learn what computers can do with data to produce information and how computers can be used to work with data and search for it, control machines, and support commercial operations.
In this course you will learn the steps necessary for preparing and writing professional business plans. This course includes many examples of plans that were awarded funding by the agencies they were presented to. Doing a concise and well thought out business plan is the difference between failure and success. In this course you will learn "how to plan your work so that you can work your plan".
This course covers the mechanisms, procedures, concepts and other aspects of international trade and commerce from the perspective of exporting and the business of exporting.
Disney and Google are just two companies renowned for their ‘business culture’. Have you ever wondered why the company you work for is different from others? This unit explores how the concept of culture developed to the point where it is now possible to see and (feel) the difference between companies.
These sets of courses are a complete study required for all ECI business development officers. This is a certified course requiring testing and lab work.
Orchestra Introductory Lessons
Free online services can be used in educational contexts to share documents with learners and colleagues. This course introduces Microsoft Office Live and Google docs and is suitable for practitioners working in Primary and Secondary schools.