LEARNING FOR EVERYONE: SHORT COURSES FOR ALL

MAPS College runs short courses in a number of IT areas, open to everyone. We believe learning new skills is crucial to self development and career progression, which these courses can help with. The short courses frequently change, so information on this page is updated regularly.

INTRODUCTION TO CREATIVE DESIGN (FACE-TO-FACE AND ONLINE)

Open to learners of all abilities, this introductory 1 week course introduces the learner to Adobe Photoshop, including the basic Photoshop settings, tools, layers, editing, masking and key design elements.

The course will run over 6 sessions, and will include hands-on practice in implementing the concepts covered in the sessions. The course is available both face to face and online, on the dates shown below. The face to face classes will take place at MAPS College, Male’. The online classes will take place through Microsoft Teams.

Please note that to join the online sessions, participants must have a good working PC or laptop with internet connection, and must have access to the latest Adobe Photoshop and Microsoft Teams software. Participants may choose to download the free trial version of Adobe Photoshop for the purpose of the training.

The next intake will take place as follows:

  • Dates: 8 June– 11 June 2024
  • Times: 4 sessions, 7pm to 9pm (12 hours total)
  • Course cost: MVR 1,500/- per person.

ADVANCED MICROSOFT EXCEL (FACE-TO-FACE AND ONLINE)

The Advanced Microsoft Excel course has been designed to develop the Excel skills of those who are already familiar with the basic commands within Excel. Attendees are likely to be already working with Excel in some capacity, or who would benefit from being able to undertake more advanced actions with Excel.

The course will run over 5 sessions, and is available both face to face (at MAPS College) and online. The course will include guidance on using Advanced Formulas and Functions; Analyzing, Managing and Grouping Data; Scenarios and solver; and Pivots and Macros.

The next intake will take place as follows:

  • Dates: 2 June– 6 June 2024
  • Times: 5 sessions, 7pm to 9pm (10 hours total)
  • Course cost: MVR 1,500/- per person.

This course is also available to organisations wishing to enrol multiple staff members at once. For information on multiple enrolments, please contact MAPS College on 331 4621.

INTRODUCTION TO WEB DESIGN (FACE-TO-FACE AND ONLINE)

The Introduction to Web Design course will cover the foundations of web development and design, including core design principles, responsive design, navigation design, images and multimedia, and webhosting. It will also include an introduction to HTML and CSS.

The course will run over 6 sessions, and will include hands-on practice in implementing the concepts covered in the sessions. The course is available both face to face and online, on the dates shown below. The face to face classes will take place at MAPS College, Male’. The online classes will take place through Microsoft Teams.

Please note that to join the online sessions, participants must have a good working PC or laptop with internet connection, and must have access to the latest Adobe Dreamweaver and Microsoft Teams software. Participants may choose to download the free trial version of Adobe Dreamweaver for the purpose of the training.

The intake will commence as follows:

  • Dates: 23 June – 30 June 2024
  • Times: 6 sessions, 7 pm to 9 pm (12 hours total)
  • Course cost: MVR 1,500/- per person.

HOW DO I JOIN?

Complete the booking form below, including the payment transfer to MAPS College, and your place will be confirmed. If you would like any additional information or help, please call 331 4621 or email us at info@maps.edu.mv.