Quick Learn Sessions

The SCC offers Quick Learn Sessions which are 15 minute sessions in various topics. These sessions help give students the jump start they need to use computers and other internet resources at Hostos. The Quick Learn sessions are offered in C-598 and pre-registration is not required. To sign up, you simply need to present your valid student ID to the Help Desk in room C-595. Be sure to have an active Hostos E-mail and Citizen CUNY account before attending.

The topics offered include:

  • Basic PC (Basic functions of a computer)
  • Blackboard I (Basic navigation tabs)
  • Blackboard II (Using discussion boards)
  • Citizen CUNY (Basic navigation tabs)
  • CUNYfirst I (Obtaining your account)
  • CUNYfirst II (Navigating the home page)
  • CUNYfirst III (Registering for classes)
  • E-Portfolio (Introduction & use)
  • Hostos Webmail (Basic Navigation & tabs)
  • Succeed@Hostos (Intro & navigation)
  • Microsoft Office Excel (Basic Use)
  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint (Basic Use)
  • Microsoft Office Word I (Basic Use)
  • Microsoft Office Word II (Works cited)
  • Web Browsers I (Introducing Browsers)
  • Web Browsers II (How to use browsers)

And much more!

Sessions schedule are spread throughout the day, every day of the week. The schedule for topics are posted on the computers screen savers, the TV monitors and kiosks around the college.