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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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Project

Whether moving your business to a new location, developing a product, or outlining a construction plan, Microsoft Project allows users to manage tasks, track deadlines, and assign resources.

Note: Topics taught in these classes apply to versions 2010, 2013, and 2016.


Part 1 - Introduction Setting Up a Plan

Prerequisites: Experience using a computer.

Class Topics:

  • Description of screen elements
  • Entering tasks
  • Linking tasks
  • Changing task relationships
  • Adding lag time
  • Deadlines and constraints
  • Critical paths

Date Time Location Fee  
Tue, Jan 15, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Feb 12, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Apr 2, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00


Part 2 - Introduction Outlines, Resources, and Reports

Prerequisites: Microsoft Project Part 1 or equivalent experience.

Class Topics:

  • Working with views
  • Creating outline levels
  • Entering resources
  • Assigning resources
  • Working with cost
  • Printing
  • Reports

Date Time Location Fee  
Tue, Jan 15, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Feb 12, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Apr 2, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00


Part 3 - Intermediate Managing a Plan

Prerequisites: Microsoft Project Parts 1 and 2 or equivalent experience.

Class Topics:

  • Baselining
  • Adjusting tasks and resource assignments
  • Entering actuals
  • Customizing tables
  • Using the Organizer

Date Time Location Fee  
Wed, Dec 19, 2018 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Feb 26, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Wed, Mar 6, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Apr 9, 2019 8:00am - 11:45am St. Paul $159.00


Part 4 - Intermediate Sharing Plans and Creating Master Plans

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

Class Topics:

  • Resolving resource allocation problems
  • Filtering
  • Importing and exporting data to other programs
  • Subprojects
  • Sharing resources across plans

Date Time Location Fee  
Wed, Dec 19, 2018 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Feb 26, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Wed, Mar 6, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00
Tue, Apr 9, 2019 1:00pm - 4:45pm St. Paul $159.00