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Word Processing

In this course, students practice basic operations of a word processing application while creating business documents. Assignments include letters, memos, reports, tables, announcements, newsletters, mail merge, graphics, electronic messaging, Internet research, and projects designed to provide workplace simulation experiences.

Subject: BOT
Course Number: 110
Section Number: 2425
Units: 3

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Learning Management System (LMS) for this course: Blackboard
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Instructor notes: Some of the aspects included in this class are: 1.Create and format documents from rough-draft copy. 2.Format business letters, memos, reports and tables. 3.Apply basic design skills to creating newsletters and announcements. 4.Create, edit, and format documents for “mailable” copy. 5. Using mail merge 6.Compose “business” documentation 7.Conduct Internet research for projects. 8.Format tables and more Basic knowledge of MS Word is preferable. A text book is not required, all the lectures, lessons and materials are posted in Blackboard. Software: Word 2010 or Word 2007 is required.

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