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OFACS 125: POWERPOINT

1 hr. (OC)

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This course covers basic training in the use of Microsoft PowerPoint, a commercially available presentation software package. This course is repeatable up to three times.

OFACS 126: OUTLOOK

1 hr. (OC)

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This course prepares students to manage email, calendars, contacts, tasks, and other time management tools found in a business office by using a personal information management program -- Microsoft Outlook. This course is repeatable up to three times.

OFACS 132: ELECTRONIC SPREADSHEETS

3 hrs. (OC)

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This course covers basic training in the use of commercially available electronic spreadsheet software. This course is repeatable up to three times.

OFACS 133: DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

3 hrs. (OC)

Prerequisite:

This course covers basic training in the use of commercially available database management system software. This course is repeatable up to three times.

OFACS 211: INTEGRATED OFFICE PROJECTS

3 hrs. (OC)

Prerequisite: WP 122, OFACS 132 and OFACS 133 all with a grade of "C" or better

This course is a capstone course that pulls together and integrates prior coursework to complete a variety of office-style projects utilizing integrated office application software (word processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentation). The students will navigate each software package independently and integrate the packages by linking and embedding files from a source to a destination. The students will complete office-style projects including, but not limited to, memoranda, letters, budgets, expense reports, customer mailing lists, stockholder reports, newsletters, brochures, flyers, itineraries, specialized forms, and presentations. Email, calendaring, and Internet applications will also be utilized.

OFACS 232: ADVANCED SPREADSHEETS

3 hrs. (OC)

Prerequisite: OFACS 132 with a grade of "C" or better

This course covers the advanced topics of spreadsheets including multi-dimensional spreadsheets, graphics, databases, and printing enhancements. Macros (VBA) will be incorporated to present user-defined menus to assist in worksheet processing.

OFACS 233: ADVANCED DATABASE

3 hrs. (OC)

Prerequisite: OFACS 133 with a grade of "C" or better

This course covers advanced training in the use of commercially available database management systems. Such topics as custom forms, custom reports, custom data access pages, HTML documents, integration with other programs, crosstab and action queries, relationships, macros, switchboards, and an introduction to SQL will be covered.