CAS 140 : Beginning Access

Introduces the basic features of Microsoft Access. Covers beginning database management concepts including tables, forms, reports, queries, and basic macros. Stresses a working knowledge of database management vocabulary. Emphasizes efficient use of Access toolbars and menus. Discusses database design issues.

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Course Outcomes

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

  • Use Microsoft Access to create personal and/or business databases following current professional and/or industry standards.
  • Use critical thinking skills to design and create database objects.
  • Communicate in a business setting using database management vocabulary.

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