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COURSE NUMBER: BOFF228
COURSE TITLE:Intro To Word
DIVISION:Business
IAI CODE(S):
SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:2
CONTACT HOURS:Lecture 2
DELIVERY MODE:Classroom / Lab
Online

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
An introduction of basic word processing skills using Microsoft Word. The instruction includes entering, editing, enhancing, customizing, and printing text documents. Course length 8 weeks. This course is delivered with a competency based learning approach.

PREREQUISITES:
BOFF114 or ability to keyboard 25 wpm and BOFF130

NOTES:

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
  • To provide a general introduction to the Microsoft Word program
  • To develop techniques of entering, revising and moving text
  • To efficiently use tools within the program to develop documents

TOPICAL OUTLINE:
  1. Creating, saving and printing documents.
  2. File Management
  3. Formatting and editing documents
  4.  Formatting with special features
  5. Managing documents
  6. Sharing and printing documents

TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
Marquee Series – Word 2016
Rutkosky, Rutkosky & Roggenkamp
EMC Paradigm Publishing
ISBN: 9-780763-866990

You will need a SNAP 2016 code. If you purchased a new book, a code should be packaged with it. If you purchased a used book, you must purchase a new SNAP code. If you have a current SNAP 2016 code you may continue to use it.

See bookstore website for current book(s) at http://www.dacc.bkstr.com

EVALUATION:
A point system will be used to determine student grades. Point values will be assigned to all assignments, tests, projects, and exams. The following percentages will be used in determining grades:

100-90% = A

  89-80% = B

  79-70% = C

  69-60% = D


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REVISION:
Fall 2016

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