Employers and colleges expect individuals to be equipped with essential computer software skills -- especially popular Microsoft Office software programs: Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Access.
Students will learn a variety skills in those programs like:
Word -- set tab stops, create tables, format text into columns, insert and manipulate graphics and
shapes, and format business letters and reports.
Excel -- create and use a spreadsheet, use various formulas and functions, and create charts using
Access -- design a form, create a database and query for information, design report.
PowerPoint -- learn presentation tips, slide layout, design template, transitions and animations.
In addition, they will improve their skill set in email format, electronic calendars, internet searching, and electronic file management.
Length: (1) Trimester
Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
Cum Laude Points: 0
Career Cluster(s): Information Technology