CAS 133 : Basic Computer Skills/Microsoft Office

Introduces the basic features of Microsoft Office, Windows basics, and file management. Develops familiarity with Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, email, and Internet basics. Covers components of the Internet and Computing Core (IC3) program content.

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Course Outcomes

Upon completion of the course students will be able to:

  • Recognize when to use each of the Microsoft Office programs to create professional and academic documents.
  • Use Microsoft Office programs to create personal, academic and business documents following current professional and/or industry standards.
  • Apply skills and concepts for basic use of computer hardware, software, networks, and the Internet in the workplace and in future coursework as identified by the internationally accepted Internet and Computing Core (IC3) standards.

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