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Accounting Fundamentals

$115

with Online Instructor Charlene Messier, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 16, 2021

https://www.ed2go.com/msad2970/online-courses/accounting-fundamentals/

In this comprehensive course, you will learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, as well as how to analyze and record financial transactions. You will get hands-on experience with handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities.

Accounting Fundamentals covers all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of each fiscal period. Whether you're a sole proprietor looking to manage your business finances or you simply want to gain an understanding of accounting basics for career advancement or for personal use, this course will give you a solid foundation in financial matters.

If you want to increase your financial awareness and gain a marketable skill, this course is for you. You will learn the double-entry bookkeeping, financial transactions, financial reporting, and more.

Accounting Fundamentals Series

$199

with Online Instructor, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 16, 2021

https://www.ed2go.com/msad2970/online-courses/accounting-basics/

Whether you're a sole proprietor looking to manage your business finances or you simply want to gain an understanding of accounting basics for career advancement or for personal use, the courses in this bundle will give you a solid foundation in financial matters. If you're interested in increasing your financial awareness while also gaining a marketable skill, this series of courses is perfect for you.

Accounting Fundamentals

In this course, you'll learn the basics of double-entry bookkeeping, as well as how to analyze and record financial transactions. You'll get hands-on experience with handling accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes, and various common banking activities. We'll cover all the bases, from writing checks to preparing an income statement and closing out accounts at the end of each fiscal period.

Accounting Fundamentals II

This course will build on the knowledge you gained in Accounting Fundamentals, to provide you with a solid understanding of corporate accounting practices. You'll explore such topics as special journals, uncollectible accounts receivable, plant assets, depreciation, notes and interest, accrued revenue and expenses, dividends, retained earnings, and various financial reports for corporations.

Please complete the courses in the series two months apart to avoid overlapping. Series bundles are not eligible for partial drops or refunds. Transfers to other open sessions of the same class are available. Please refer to your school for additional details regarding drops, transfers, and refunds on Series bundles.

 

Beginning Conversational French

$100

with Online Instructor Sara Hardin, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 16, 2021

https://www.ed2go.com/msad2970/online-courses/conversational-french-beginner/

Prepare for your next trip to France by mastering the basics of conversational French. This course will provide you with proper pronunciation of French words that you'll use in your travels as well as cultural tips including appropriate gestures and body language.

Proper pronunciation is important to good communication. Beginning Conversational French will help you master the best pronunciations. Simply click on each word to hear it spoken. Every word and sentence is also written out phonetically.

This course has been carefully crafted to ensure you will have no trouble pronouncing French words correctly. The first three lessons introduce the basics needed for most conversations in French, such as "please" and "thank you." You will also learn numbers, days of the week, months of the year, and telling time.

The entire course is structured in this logical, systematic method. After the introduction and basic conversation lessons, you will learn what to say at the airport. From the airport, you need to get to your hotel, so you will learn how to talk about transportation. The following lesson shows you how to talk to hotel employees. After you have settled into your hotel, you will probably be hungry, so the course also covers how to communicate in restaurants.

Each lesson also includes cultural tips. Hand and body gestures mean different things in different cultures. For example, do you know the proper way to point to avoid offending people in France? This course will tell you. You will be pleased with your quick progress, and you will be prepared for your next trip!

Computer Skills for the Workplace

$115

with Online Instructor Dave Paquin, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 16, 2021
1 additional session on Jul 14, 2021

https://www.ed2go.com/msad2970/online-courses/computer-skills-for-the-workplace/

Confidently apply for jobs knowing that you possess the computer skills needed to perform on the job. This course includes a great introduction to Windows 10 and Office 2016 to provide the fundamental computer competencies you need to prosper in a modern workplace.

6 Weeks Access / 24 Course Hrs

Most jobs today require a working knowledge of certain computer skills. Employers seek and reward employees who have the ability to send emails, create spreadsheets, manage databases, understand memory and network limitations, and recognize the function and features of modern computer components. Any job candidate who already possesses these skills will stand above those who do not.

This course is designed to provide the fundamental computer competencies you need to survive and prosper in today's fast-changing workplace. You will learn how to implement the powers of modern office software to work faster and more efficiently. This course will focus on practical application for software most common to the workplace. By the time you finish, you will have learned why employers consider technological literacy so critical to the success of any organization.

Discover Sign Language

$100

with Online Instructor Erin Trimble, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 16, 2021

https://www.ed2go.com/msad2970/online-courses/learn-sign-language/

Discover Sign Language will teach you how to sign basic phrases and complete sentences and how to put it all together, allowing you to introduce yourself and start a conversation. Along the way, you will learn signs for colors, numbers, locations, family, and the activities you like to do.

Throughout the course, you will learn by watching videos that demonstrate how to make the signs and how to incorporate facial expressions to communicate in this beautiful language. This course is taught using the best practices of the industry with a minimum of audio support. Throughout it, you will be immersed in silence, which will help you gain an understanding of the perspective of Deaf people and sign language.

You will also gain an introduction to the world of the Deaf culture and explore topics such as lip reading, baby signs, and the career of interpreting. By the end of the course, when you meet a Deaf person, you will be ready to sign!

 

Drawing for Absolute Beginners

$100

with Online Instructor Chad Walker, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 16, 2021
1 additional session on Jul 14, 2021

https://www.ed2go.com/msad2970/online-courses/drawing-for-absolute-beginner/

Gain a solid foundation in the basics of drawing to become the artist you've always wanted to be. This course will help you become familiar with paper type, drawing styles, techniques, and basic principles of perspective, layout and design.

6 Weeks Access / 24 Course Hrs

 

Genealogy Basics

$100

with Online Instructor Carrie Ehrfurth, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 16, 2021
1 additional session on Jul 14, 2021

https://www.ed2go.com/msad2970/online-courses/genealogy-basics/

Learn to trace your family history and make it come alive. This course provides hands-on examples that help you dig deeper into your family's past using several subscription-based websites that you will be able to access during the course.

6 Weeks Access / 24 Course Hrs

Tracing your family's history is a fascinating journey. Genealogy Basics will help you understand the genealogy research process and how to interpret the information you find. This course guides you through the search process for family names using several subscription-based websites, which you can access while enrolled in this class.

You will learn through hands-on examples that help you dig deeper into your family's past. You will develop a strategy to accomplish your objectives, evaluate the results, and share that information with others. You will discover where to look, who to contact, and how to make your family history come alive!

Grammar Refresher

$100

with Online Instructor Curt Simmons, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next available session starts Jun 16, 2021
1 additional session on Jul 14, 2021

https://www.ed2go.com/msad2970/online-courses/grammar-refresher/

Develop English grammar skills and take your writing and speaking to the next level. This course explores the eight parts of speech, punctuation and mechanics, foundational sentence construction, phrases, clauses, problem words, common mistakes, and more with practical, hands-on exercises.

6 Weeks Access / 24 Course Hrs

Develop your English grammar skills and take your writing and speaking to the next level of excellence in this course. This course explores the eight parts of speech, punctuation and mechanics, and foundational sentence construction. You will learn about phrases, clauses, problem words, common grammar mistakes, and much more through practical, hands-on exercises. You will also learn through short videos, examples, and even fun games. Take your writing and speaking to the next level of excellence!





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