CISA 101 Office Application Overview

This course will explore the features and functions of commonly used computer applications including but not limited to work processors, spreadsheets, presentation software and databases.

Credits

3 Credits

CISA 101Office Application Overview

Please note: This is not a course syllabus. A course syllabus is unique to a particular section of a course by instructor. This curriculum guide provides general information about a course.

I. General Information

Department

Information Technology

II. Course Specification

Course Type

Program Requirement

Credit Hours Narrative

3 Credits

Semester Contact Hours Lecture

Dependent on modality of instruction

Semester Contact Hours Lab

Dependent on modality of instruction

Semester Contact Hours Clinical

Dependent on modality of instruction

Grading Method

Letter grade

Repeatable

N

III. Catalog Course Description

This course will explore the features and functions of commonly used computer applications including but not limited to work processors, spreadsheets, presentation software and databases.

IV. Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

Outcome: Students will demonstrate the proper use of application software in performing the objectives listed below Outcome: Students will manipulate software to design solutions for academic, professional, and everyday tasks and problems.

V. Topical Outline (Course Content)

Sign in and out of Windows, identify the features of an operating system, create a folder and save a file. Manage files and folders, copy and move files and folders, and use the Recycle Bin. Create, save, and print a Microsoft Office 2013 document. Use the ribbon and dialog boxes to perform commands in Microsoft Office 2013. Create a flyer with a picture. Format text, paragraphs, and documents. Format a resume by using a Word table. Write a cover letter and use a template to create a cover sheet. Create a research paper that includes citations and a bibliography. Create a multiple-column newsletter and merged mailing labels. Create a sales report with an embedded column chart and sparklines. Calculate the value of an inventory. Analyze inventory by applying statistical and logical calculations to data and by sorting and filtering data. Summarize the data on multiple worksheets. Present fund data in a pie chart. Make projections by using what-if analysis and present projections in a line chart. Create a new database. Create a database from a template. Sort and query a database. Create complex queries. Create forms to enter and delete records and to display data in a database. Create reports to display database information. Create a company overview presentation. Create a new product announcement presentation. Format a presentation to add visual interest and clarity. Enhance a presentation with WordArt and SmartArt. Customize a presentation with animation and video. Create a presentation that includes data in tables and charts.

VI. Delivery Methodologies

Required Assignments

End of application MyIT lab capstone grader project

Specific Course Activity Assignment or Assessment Requirements

End of application MyIT lab capstone grader project