What will you learn in MABS 60?
In this course, you will be introduced to the fundamental concepts of Microsoft’s popular suite of business applications, Microsoft Office 2013. You will first learn important concepts about computers and their components, how to use the features of the Windows operating system, and how to effectively use the Internet Explorer web browser. The course wraps up with an introduction to Outlook for email and working in the cloud with OneDrive.
Within the Microsoft Office Suite, you will learn to use Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Microsoft Word is a word processing program with which you can create common business and personal documents. Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet program that allows you to perform simple and complex calculations and create charts from data. Microsoft Access is a database program that organizes large amounts of information in a useful manner. Microsoft PowerPoint is a presentation application that allows you to add animation effects to bring presentations to life. Microsoft Outlook is used for email, managing contacts, and calendar tools.
NOTE: This course is being updated for Fall 2016. We will be using Windows 10 and Office 2016. We will also be using a new textbook. Please check back for updated information. If you are registered for Fall 2016, do not purchase the textbook that was used this summer or previous semesters.