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Computer Education at the Science Museum of Minnesota: Class Series Details

Class Series Details

Below are the descriptions, prerequisites, schedule, and cost for the class(es) within this class series.

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SharePoint - Site Owners

Microsoft SharePoint sites improve workplace productivity by providing a place to capture and share ideas, information, communications, and documents.

In class, students will learn the skills required to modify and enhance an existing SharePoint site, as well as the steps necessary to create new lists, libraries, and subsites. If you are creating or managing a SharePoint site, these classes are for you.

Note: Topics taught in these classes apply to versions 2013, 2016, and 365.


Part 1 - Introduction

Prerequisites: Experience using a computer.

Class Topics:

  • Creating lists/apps: Announcements, Calendars, Links, Tasks, Contacts
  • Customizing the Quick Launch
  • Document libraries: uploading, check in and out, version history
  • Building custom libraries
  • Developing sites and subsites
  • Customizing pages
  • Adding Web Parts

Date Time Location Fee  
Mon, Jan 7, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Jan 15, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Thu, Feb 7, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Thu, Feb 21, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Mon, Mar 4, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Thu, Mar 21, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Thu, Apr 4, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Thu, Apr 11, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00


Part 2 - Intermediate

Prerequisites: SharePoint Part 1 or equivalent experience.

Class Topics:

  • Additional library options
  • Creating new views
  • Surveys and discussion boards
  • Wikis and blogs
  • Integrating with Outlook
  • Requiring check out in a library
  • Managing permissions/share

Date Time Location Fee  
Mon, Jan 7, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Jan 15, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Thu, Feb 7, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Thu, Feb 21, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Mon, Mar 4, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Thu, Mar 21, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Thu, Apr 4, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Thu, Apr 11, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00


Part 3 – Additional Design Options

Note: SharePoint Designer is required for some topics covered in this class. SharePoint Designer is offered as a free download from Microsoft.

Prerequisites: SharePoint Parts 1 and 2 or previous experience creating subsites, custom libraries, new list views, and working with Web Parts.

Class Topics:

  • Customizing a subsite as a template
  • CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) introduction
  • Applying / Modifying Styles to a Site with CSS
  • Creating custom content types
  • Other navigation options

Date Time Location Fee  
Tue, Jan 29, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Feb 12, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Mon, Mar 11, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Apr 16, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00


Part 4 – Data Management and Workflows

Note: SharePoint Designer is required for some topics covered in this class. SharePoint Designer is offered as a free download from Microsoft.

Prerequisites: SharePoint Parts 1, 2, and 3 or equivalent experience.

Class Topics:

  • Creating Site Columns
  • Importing and relating data
  • Introduction to workflows
  • Workflow conditionals and actions
  • Filtering/Sorting/Grouping in views
  • Developing list templates

Date Time Location Fee  
Tue, Jan 29, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Feb 12, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Mon, Mar 11, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Apr 16, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00