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BSTEC 150 - Microsoft Word

5 Credits
Students may work faster or slower in a self-paced variable credit environment. Designed for students who will use word processing software. Students will learn beginning to advanced features of the Microsoft Word program including to creating, editing, formatting, printing, saving and retrieving, enhancing and organizing documents. This course mirrors instruction required for MOS certification.

Pre-requisite(s) ENGL 081 min 2.0
Placement Eligibility English 091/Reading 091 or higher
Course Note 30 wpm typing speed recommended
Fees CF

Designed to Serve Students interested in learning Microsoft Word software.
Active Date 2015-04-06

Grading System Decimal Grade
Variable Credit Yes Range 1-5
Continuous Enrollment Yes
Class Limit 30
Contact Hours: Lecture 55 Lab 0 Worksite 0 Clinical 0 Other 0
Total Contact Hours 55
Degree Distributions:
Course Outline
Basic preparation and document management

Techniques to produce, format, edit and save documents in Word

Customizing documents to add visual appeal

Enhancing the presentation of text and graphics including macros and styles

Organizing text in documents including sorting, creating outlines, forms and specialized tables

Student Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate proficiency in saving, printing, editing, formatting, and enhancing Word documents.

Develop the ability and demonstrate proficiency in adding visual enhancements to documents appropriate to a business environment, such as: ClipArt images, WordArt text, drawn objects, borders, tabs and tables.

Develop the ability and demonstrate proficiency in manipulating headers, footers, footnotes, endnotes and references.

Demonstrate proficiency in preparing and merging data from documents to produce a final document appropriate for use in a business setting.

Demonstrate proficiency in the use of styles, forms, quick parts and specialized tables in formatting a document for a business need.

Understand and think critically when creating Word documents appropriate for use in a business setting.

Be able to apply appropriate Word documents to business needs.

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