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ITSW 1310 - Introduction to Presentation Graphics Software - PowerPoint (3-2-2)
Instruction in the utilization of presentation software to produce multimedia presentations. Graphics, text, sound, animation and/or video may be used in presentation development. This course covers the required skill sets on the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) specialist level exam.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: COSC 1301 or equivalent and 30 wpm. Introduction to a computer application course or equivalent and 30 wpm. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFI 1204 - Computer Fundamentals: MS Windows/Outlook (2-1-2)
Computer applications specific to business-related software. Emphasizes the concurrent development of office skills and computer knowledge. This skill development specifically includes MS Windows and Outlook. This course covers the required skill sets on the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) specialist-level exam for Outlook. Formerly known as POFI 1240--Computer Applications II: MS Windows/Outlook.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: Keyboarding skill. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFI 1371 - Access (3-2-2)
A course which provides instruction and business applications for designing, updating, and managing a database using Microsoft Access. Instruction on creating reports and forms and integrating applications is also included. This course covers the required skill sets on the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) specialist level exam.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: Introduction to computer application course or equivalent and 30 wpm. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFI 1449 - Spreadsheets -- Excel (4-3-2)
Spreadsheet software for business applications. Specific instructions for skill development in the use of Excel. Topics include worksheet creation and manipulation functions, templates, macro programming database functions, data-table features, and graphics. This course covers the required skill sets on the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) specialist level exam.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: COSC 1301 or equivalent and ability to key 30 wpm. Introduction to a computer application course or equivalent and ability to key 30 wpm. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFI 2301 - Word Processing: MS Word I (3-2-3)
Word processing software focusing on business applications, such as memos, letters, tables, reports, and newsletters. This skill development specifically emphasizes use of MS Word. This course covers the required skill sets on the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) specialist-level exam for Word. Formerly known as POFT 1329-Keyboarding and Document Formatting--MS Word I.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: Ability to key 30 wpm on 5 minute timing. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFI 2340 - Advanced Word Processing: MS Word II (3-2-3)
Advanced techniques in merging, macros, graphics, and desktop publishing. Includes extensive formatting for technical documents. Emphasis on business applications. This skill development specifically includes MS Word. This course covers the required skill sets on the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) expert-level exam for Word. Formerly known as POFI 2301--Word Processing: MS Word II.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: POFI 2301 or equivalent. Ability to key 35 wpm. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFM 1302 - Medical Software Applications (3-2-2)
Medical software applications for the management and operation of health care information systems for various types of medical facilities.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: Basic keyboarding and computer skills Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFM 1317 - Medical Administrative Support (3-2-2)
Instruction in medical office procedures including appointment scheduling, medical records creation and maintenance, telephone communications, coding, billing, collecting, and third party reimbursement. Emphasis on human relations and customer service skills.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: Basic keyboarding skills and a computer applications course or equivalent. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFM 1364 - Practicum (or Field Experience) -- Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary (3-0-21)
Practical general training and experiences in the workplace. The college with the employer develops and documents an individualized plan for the student. The plan relates the workplace training and experiences to the student's general and technical course of study. The guided external experiences may be for pay or no pay. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary.
 


Skills: R Prerequisites: Successful completion of at least 15 credit hours in this discipline with a B average. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFT 1127 - Introduction to Keyboarding (1-0-3)
Skill development in keyboarding with emphasis on alphabet, number, and symbol keys by touch. Skills can be applied to computers, typewriters, and other equipment with keyboards. Emphasis on acceptable speed and accuracy. May be repeated with instructor approval.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFT 1301 - Business English (3-3-0)
Introduction to a practical application of basic language usage skills with emphasis on fundamentals of writing and editing for business. Access to business communications web site and on-line study guide helps students develop their English skills with additional emphasis on spelling and vocabulary.
 
Skills: R Prerequisites: Reading from ACC Assessment with a score of 81 or TASP/THEA with a score of 230. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFT 1309 - Administrative Office Procedures I (3-2-2)
Study of current office procedures including telephone skills, time management, travel and meeting arrangements, mail processing, and other duties and responsibilities in an office environment.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: POFI 2301 or equivalent. Basic keyboarding skills. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Word. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFT 1313 - Professional Workforce: Office Management II (3-2-2)
Preparation for career success including ethics, interpersonal relations, professional attire, advancement, motivating others, managing conflict, empowering and delegating, and leading positive change.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: POFT 2331. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFT 1321 - Business Math (3-3-0)
Instruction in the fundamentals of business mathematics including analytical and problem-solving skills for critical thinking in business applications.
 


Skills: R Prerequisites: Students must have successfully completed MATD 0330 or score 342 on the math portion of the TSI Assessment test. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 2/27/2014
 
POFT 1449 - Administrative Office Procedures II (4-3-2)
In depth coverage of office applications with special emphasis on decision making, goal setting, management theories, and critical thinking. Use of office simulation is included to develop knowledge of internet, corporations, and integrated software applications. Offered in Spring.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: POFT 1309. Competency in Internet, Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Access required. 50 wpm. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 2/27/2014
 
POFT 2203 - Speed and Accuracy Building (2-1-3)
Review, correct, improve, and/or perfect touch keyboarding techniques for the purpose of increasing speed and improving accuracy.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: The ability to key 40 wpm. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFT 2312 - Business Correspondence and Communication (3-2-2)
Development of writing and presentation skills to produce effective business communications.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: POFT 1301 or equivalent. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFT 2331 - Administrative Systems: Office Management (3-2-2)
Advanced concepts of project management and office procedures integrating software applications. Emphasis is placed on management functions, decision making by analyzing cases, and business communication.
 
Course Fee: $50.00 

Skills: R Prerequisites: Computer application software proficiency and basic office procedures competency. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
POFT 2386 - Internship -- Administrative Assistant/Secretarial Science, General (3-0-15)
An experience external to the college for an advanced student in a specialized field involving a written agreement between the educational institution and a business or industry. Mentored and supervised by a workplace employee, the student achieves objectives that are developed and documented by the college and that are directly related to specific occupational outcomes. This may be a paid or unpaid experience.
 


Skills: R Prerequisites: Successful completion of at least 15 credit hours in this discipline with a B average. Course Type: W
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014