HJC classes

December 29, 1997

Digital Imaging, Web Page Design

Hagerstown Junior College is offering two workshops, "Digital Imaging and Illustration: Photoshop" and "Web Page Design," for the spring 1998 semester.

Both workshops are co-sponsored by Dynamic Graphics Educational Foundation (DGEF), a leading training provider for visual communicators. Artists, desktop publishers, designers, illustrators, production managers and others with design responsibilities could benefit from these intensive, hands-on Macintosh workshops.

The Digital Imaging workshop series, scheduled for March 11 to 13, will assist students in the discovery of high-end capabilities of the Macintosh and Photoshop as illustration and color photo retouching tools. Attendees will explore a wide range of advanced manipulation techniques for photos, graphics and video.


The Web Page Design workshop, from April 1 to 3, brings a fast and practical approach to designers for creating Web pages. Participants will learn specific skills to create images and media for online delivery and will consider issues related to Web-based design.

The workshops are taught by industry experts and feature practical techniques for photos, graphics and video using Photoshop 4.0 and a variety of other applications.

Registration is limited. To register, call DGEF at 1-800-255-8800.

Language courses

Hagerstown Junior College's Center for Continuing Education will offer a variety of foreign language and sign language courses starting in January. Students can learn a new language or brush up on one they have studied before.

Classes include French; Gaelic (Modern Irish) Elementary and Advanced; German; beginning Italian; beginning Japanese; elementary Russian; Spanish: Conversational I and II; Sign Language: Basic II and IV; Conversational Signing II; and Interpreting II.

For information, call 301-790-2800, Ext. 236. Voice TDD.

Industrial Tech

Hagerstown Junior College's Division of Continuing Education will offer a wide range of courses in Industrial Technology for individuals looking to update or expand their work skills. The courses begin January and offer various courses in Industrial Maintenance; Electricity/Electronics; Machining Technology; and General Industrial Technology.

Some of the courses offered include Engineering Graphics; Industrial Automation: Electric Motor Control I and II; Basic Electronic Repair and Troubleshooting I and II; Introduction to Computer-Aided Manufacturing (CAM); and Mathematical Skills for the Workplace.

For a complete listing of Industrial Technology courses or information, call 301-790-2800, Ext. 236. Voice TDD.

Repair Tech class

Hagerstown Junior College's Center for Continuing Education has created a weekend Repair Tech program that runs for 12 weeks and provides hands-on computer hardware training in a fully equipped repair lab.

Classes focus on PC and MAC hardware, operating systems, diagnostic procedures, and A+ Certification review. Students have the option of extending classes over several semesters and can supplement classes during the week after signing up for the core classes.

Classes start Jan. 17.

For more information, call 301-790-2800, Ext. 236. Voice TDD.

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