Skills for the Electronic Workplace (SEW) course brochure

Welcome to the SEW brochure! Here you will find information on our upcoming courses, bi-monthly schedule, how to register, and more!

SEW course schedule

Here is our schedule for upcoming in-class courses (updated bi-monthly):

January

Course name Course code Date Location Time
Excel 2: Fundmentals SEW092 January 30 MC2060 1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
WCMS for Content Maintainers SEW099

January 15 & 16

(Also available on LEARN)

MC2060 9 a.m. -  noon
WCMS for Site Managers SEW100

January 22

(Also available on LEARN)

MC2060 9 a.m. - noon
WCMS Web Form Creation SEW101

January 29

(Also available on LEARN)

MC2060 9 a.m. - noon

Handouts

Handouts and sample files for most of the SEW courses can be found on SharePoint. Use your WatIAM account and password to sign in, and then click on SEW Handouts in the left panel.

If you would like a printed handout for your presentation-style course (i.e., in Mathematics & Computing Building (MC) room 2009), you need to print your own copy and/or download before the class. Attendees will be emailed a reminder and the link to the materials two business days before the course.


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Course registration

Register for a SEW course.

Cancel your SEW course registration.

Cancellation

72-hour cancellation with no penalty - reply to your registration confirmation or contact istsew@uwaterloo.ca.

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Facilities

Presentation rooms: MC 2009, East Campus (EC) 5 room 1111, EC2 room 1021.

Hands-on labs: MC 2060, 1078.

Includes: Twenty Windows 10  workstations; instructor controlled workstation with presentation option.

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Important!

There is a $50 charge imposed on the department for each no-show.

All charges are billed to the department by Information Systems & Technology.

No food in the labs; covered drinking containers are allowed.

 

Course descriptions

The courses in the Skills for the Electronic Workplace (SEW) teach recommended computing skills to university employees.

Questions?

Please email ISTSEW

SEW handouts

The handouts and sample files for most of the SEW courses can be found on SharePoint. Use your WatIAM account and password to sign in, and then click on "SEW Handouts" in the left panel.

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