Microsoft Office Applications  
CGS1101.0M4 and 0M5
Credits: 3
Fall 2011
   
Instructor:  Brian Fox Instructor's website:  http://people.sfcollege.edu/brian.fox/ 
Instructor's email:  brian.fox@sfcollege.edu  Phone: 352-395-5078

Required pre-requisites:  None
Suggested pre-requisites:  Keyboarding (typing) skills are highly recommended
Co-requisite:  None

Textbook(s) & ISBN(s):  
SimNet Online/SimGrader Registration Card; McGraw-Hill; ISBN 0077461282

Materials/Supplies:  USB/portable storage drive
Additional Software:  MS Office 2010 (you must have access to this software for this class); up-to-date version of Internet Explorer or Firefox browser and Flash

On-campus attendance requirements:  None

On-line requirements and proficiencies:   Web browsing, email (with attachments), discussion boards

Course Description:

A course designed to use components of the Microsoft Office suite in common business applications. Students will gain experience in using Word to create and edit documents, Excel to create, modify, and chart spreadsheet data, Access to create, edit and manipulate data in databases, and PowerPoint to create a professional slide show presentation. Students will complete integration exercises. Windows functions such as file management, e-mail, and Internet Explorer will be addressed briefly. Keyboarding experience is strongly recommended. Students must know basic computer terminology and have experience using the microcomputer before taking this course. This course is available for transfer to four-year institutions in Florida.

Expectations:
Students should be organized in terms of the course' schedule and deadlines; able to problem solve in the event of difficulties (e.g. computer or Internet access failure); participate frequently in class discussions and be proactive in your learning (ask questions when you have them!).
Grading:

 The grading system is based on total points earned:
To be determined.

Class Schedule:
To be posted