Graphic Design Fundamentals


If you need to make design decisions for presentations, Web pages or printed materials and you want your final product to be professional and effective, this is the class for you. This course will provide you with the basic skills used by designers everywhere.

Prerequisites:


Offering code Offering title
UXWD.X400 Adobe Illustrator, Introduction
UXWD.X402 Adobe Photoshop, Introduction

Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
UXWD.X408.(2) 4/18/2018 06:30 PM SANTA CLARA 630 Russell Leong View Enroll

Project Management for Administrative and Executive Assistants


This course helps executive assistants become proficient in the use of practical tools with a consistent project management approach that will deliver results more predictably, consistently, and with less risk to the business. With these skills, participants will be able to embark upon complex projects with increased efficiency and greater confidence. Key areas include:


  • Time management
  • Business Case Solutions
  • Personal organization
  • Planning and calendaring
  • Travel
  • Corporate and charting
  • Event planning





[Former #13524]

Prerequisites:


No prerequisites


HTML Fundamentals


In this hands-on course, students learn to create Web pages using HTML (HyperText Markup Language), the foundation for all Web sites. The course covers the fundamental concepts of hand-coding a Web page using HTML. It discusses all the major topics of coding and validating HTML, including techniques for meeting current standards and practices set aside by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C), as well as accessibility mandates as set by the American Disability Act (ADA) Section 508 and tips for improving search engine optimization (SEO).

Prerequisites:


No prerequisites


Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
UXWD.X410.(812) 3/13/2018 12:01 AM ONLINE 660 Audrey A Blumeneau View Enroll
UXWD.X410.(813) 4/10/2018 12:00 AM ONLINE 660 Audrey A Blumeneau View Enroll

Communication Skills for Administrative and Executive Assistants


Strong interpersonal communication skills have a direct effect on the bottom line of any successful organization. When communication flows smoothly and clearly, employees work well together, productivity soars, and profits are realized. Course participants will learn and strengthen strong interpersonal communication skills to enhance productivity within dynamic corporate environments, since all companies are unique.

Prerequisites:


No prerequisites


Role of the Project Manager


The primary objective of this course is to acquaint students with a broad overview of project management and the roles that a project manager plays in the five primary processes involved in managing projects. In this course, the skills needed to successfully play these roles are identified and discussed. In addition, learning the life cycles of typical projects provides a basis for understanding the variety of skills needed, how these skills can be assembled, and how they relate to each other.

Prerequisites:


No prerequisites


Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
PPMT.X400.(5) 2/24/2018 09:00 AM SANTA CLARA 775 William M Brooks View Enroll
PPMT.X400.(7) 6/2/2018 08:30 AM SANTA CLARA 775 Alan Tsuda View Enroll
PPMT.X400.(806) 4/16/2018 12:00 AM ONLINE 775 Sanjay Bhatia View Enroll

Administrative and Executive Assistants Practicum


This final required course in the Administrative and Executive Assistant Program unifies and reinforces all aspects and content explored in the previous courses.

Prerequisites:


Offering code Offering title
ADEA.X401 Communication Skills for Administrative and Executive Assistants
ADEA.X400 Project Management for Administrative and Executive Assistants

Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
ADEA.X490.(1) 4/5/2018 06:00 PM SANTA CLARA 600 Sherry L Parsons View Enroll

Business and Professional Writing


According to Fortune Magazine, professionals with the best writing skills earn three times more than their least capable peers. This course is designed to improve your skills on how to write effective letters, memos, proposals and other professional documents. It emphasizes planning for audience analysis, effective organization and presentation of information with clarity, simplicity and coherence. Learn the process of writing and the use of concrete tools to improve your business writing. In-class exercises build confidence while homework lets you practice your new skills.

Prerequisites:


No prerequisites


Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
BUSM.X414.(2) 4/3/2018 06:00 PM SANTA CLARA 700 Linda Rodgers-Price View Enroll

Business Statistics I


An introduction to the business use of statistical concepts and tools, this course covers the basic concepts of descriptive statistics--such as means and variances, uses of probability, and statistical inference--and their application to business processes and decisions.

Prerequisites:


No prerequisites


Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
BUSM.X406.(802) 4/9/2018 12:00 AM ONLINE 720 Laurence O'Connell View Enroll

Business Statistics II


The second half of the Business Statistics sequence covers the use of statistical data, processes and techniques in marketing, auditing, economics, process improvement and surveys. Participants learn how to select the right statistical tools for various data types, how to state the issues, and how to interpret the results of data analysis.

Prerequisites:


Offering code Offering title
BUSM.X406 Business Statistics I

Finance for the Business Professional


Business professionals and students interested in learning financial accounting skills get hands-on experience in this course analyzing and evaluating the information behind financial statements and relevant data. Master basic business accounting concepts and processes, financial statements, budgets, and financial ratios. Get the financial literacy you need to succeed in the business world.



Note(s): Professional Credit: MCLE--Minimum Continuing Legal Education State Board of CA.; HRCI--PHR, SPHR and GPHR strategic recertification credit, 13 hours.



[Former #30473]

Prerequisites:


No prerequisites


Sections :


Section Start Date Time Location Cost Instructor Name Full Schedule Enroll
BUSM.X403.(3) 5/15/2018 06:00 PM SANTA CLARA 600 Dianne V Conry View Enroll

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