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Take a short-term, five-week course in iOS and Windows 8 Products

By Jessica Morgenthaler

Thatcher, AZ—Did you get a new Windows 8 computer, iPad, or iPhone this Christmas season but don’t know how to use it? Or do you simply want to get more out of it? Eastern Arizona College is now offering short-term, five-week courses on iPads and iPhones and the Windows 8, and Linux operating systems. The classes will be taught by EAC computer instructor, James McBride.

The class on iPads will be CMP113C, Apple iOS, section #7017. This class will meet on Thursday evenings from, January 8 - February 14, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., in HTC-113.

The class on Windows 8, CMP113E, Microsoft OS, section #1857, will be offered on Thursday evenings from February 18 - March 18, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., in HTC-113.

The class on Linux, CMP113F, Linux/Unix, section #7018, will be offered Thursday evenings from March 31 - May 9, from 5:30 to 9 p.m., in HTC-113.

“If you’re interested in learning what this technology buzz is all about and how to use it in your personal life or business, this class is for you,” says McBride. “You don’t even need to have this technology. EAC has invested in iOS and Windows 8 products for you to explore with and use in class.”

Regular tuition and fees apply for this half-credit course. Arizona residents age 55 and over qualify for a tuition waiver. For more information or to register, contact the EAC Records and Registration Office at (928) 428-8270 or register online at