Computer Literacy Courses


Weber State University now offers six non-credit, online, self-paced courses for you to expand your computer literacy skills. You will have unlimited access to video-based instruction and work-based projects and assessments. You can start and finish each course at your own pace within a six-month window.

Current faculty, staff and active students - see below

Registration open from Sep. 18, 2018 to May. 3, 2019.

Community Members
  • Using a Computer
    $59
    You will learn how to use computers, email and operating systems. You will also learn basic components of Windows, the Internet, file and folder management, information security, ethics and international computer issues.
  • Document Creation
    $79
    You will learn basic skills in Microsoft Word including creating, editing and retrieving documents; copying, pasting and formatting text; inserting and placing graphics; spell checking, saving and printing documents; and creating and editing tables and basic table formulas.
  • Spreadsheet Creation
    $89
    You will learn the basic tools you need to use and understand Microsoft Excel. You will learn to create, enter and format data in a spreadsheet. You will be able to change and format information, understand AutoSum, enter and copy functions and formulas and know basic formulas for percentage and markup. You will also create graphs and format charts to represent spreadsheet data.
  • Presentation Creation
    $69
    You will learn the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint including how to create presentations and use design templates and elements like titles, bulleted lists, clipart and animated GIFs. Students also will learn how to modify presentations by adding slides, formatting text and adding animation effects, movie and audio clips and data charts. We will focus on slide design and animating slide elements.
  • Advanced Spreadsheet Creation
    $99
    You will develop your Microsoft Excel skills by learning to format tables, enhance and print charts and maps, use advanced functions and use Excel to manage multiple files and worksheets. You will learn how to create a database, extract records from the database, set up macros to automate repetitive tasks and set up pivot tables that allow you to analyze data from different views.
  • Advanced Presentation Creation
    $89
    You will learn how to modify an existing presentation using bullets, format painter, master slides and style checker. You will also learn how to incorporate images like clipart, bitmap and vector graphics, draw objects and apply a template and color scheme. You will also learn how to save presentations as webpages and package a presentation for CD.
  • Using a Computer
    $59
  • Document Creation
    $79
  • Spreadsheet Creation
    $89
  • Presentation Creation
    $69
  • Advanced Spreadsheet Creation
    $99
  • Advanced Presentation Creation
    $89

Faculty, Staff and Active Students

If you are a current staff or faculty member or active student of Weber State, please go to the Professional Development site to register for these courses.