TRI-COUNTY TECHNICAL COLLEGE

 

COURSE SYLLABUS

 

 

Course Prefix & Number:    AOT 165

Course Title:                          Information Processing Software

 

Class  Hours

Per week:  3

Lab Hours

Per Week:  0

Credits

Awarded:  3

 

Catalog  Description:

 

This course includes applications of information processing software. Emphasis is placed on functions for acceptable document formatting and processing (MS Word).

 

Entry Level Skills:  None

 

Pre-requisites:  AOT 105-Keyboarding

 

 

Co-requisites:  None

 

 

Text(s)/Required Materials:

 

GO! with Microsoft Word 2007, Volume 1

Shelley Gaskin and Robert Ferrett

 

Storage media: USB flash drive

 

Course Competencies and Objectives:

 

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:

 

1.      Manage applications and files using Microsoft Word 2007.

2.      Identify the concepts and define the terminology of Word 2007.

3.      Perform basic information processing applications such as creating, editing, copying, and printing documents.

4.      Perform intermediate information processing applications such as creating tables and formatting documents.

 

Major Course Topics:

 

1.      Creating Documents with Microsoft Word 2007

2.      Formatting and Organizing Text

3.      Using Graphics and Tables

4.      Using Special Document Formats, Columns, and Mail Merge

5.      Working with Templates, Styles, and Charts

6.      Creating Form Letters

 

Grade Calculation Method:

 

Assignments

Project Tests

 

 

=          40 percent

=          60 percent

          100 percent

 

 

Prepared by: Administrative Office Technology Faculty             Date written or revised: May 2008

 


 

Tri-County Technical College

Course Syllabus Approval Form

 

Course Prefix and Number: AOT 165

 

Course Title: Information Processing Software

 

Syllabus prepared by: Administrative Office Technology Faculty

 

Date written or revised: May 2008

 

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                   (Department Head)                                              (Date)

 

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                   (Dean, Business and Public Services)                  (Date)