It has been reported that the number one qualification employers seek in a potential new employee is computer skills. This course will equip you with the most up-to-date technology in an ever-changing discipline. You will gain a working understanding of the functionality of the desktop computer, notebook computer, smart phone, portable media player, and digital camera. It will also teach you the fundamentals of computers, software, and the Web. In addition to gaining a working knowledge of the computer through application and instruction you will gain the skills to create documents, presentations, worksheets, and databases using the various Microsoft Office products: Windows 7, Internet Explorer 8, Word 2010, PowerPoint 2010, Excel 2010, and Access 2010. This course provides the perfect opportunity to empower you with the skills and knowledge to either enter or advance your skills as an Office Professional.
Textbooks: " Discovering Computers & Microsoft Office 2010: A Fundamental Combined Approach by Shelly/Vermaat ISBN: 9780538473934
Online Materials: cengagebrain.com. Textbooks and a flash drive are required at the first class meeting and are available at the KSU Center bookstore.
Prerequisite: High School Diploma or equivalency. Complete Skills Assessment and submit Program Application. Computer and Internet access required. Working knowledge of computers is also required.
To apply for the Computer Concepts and Microsoft Office Certificate program, please complete the following steps online:
- Complete MLCC Skills Assessment - basic math, language, computer, and reading assessment
- Submit Program Application
Skills Assessment & Program Application are located online. Click for instructions. You will be directed to the program application after finishing the skills assessment.
View Computer Concepts and Microsoft Office course syllabus