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2017-2018 Course Catalog 
2017-2018 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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OFFT 1001 - Document Formatting Essentials

Credits: 1
Hours/Week: Lecture NoneLab None
Course Description: This hands-on course will cover the formatting of educational, business, and personal documents. The students will create professional looking memos/e-mails, letters, reports and tables.
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): OFFT 0093  or equivalent or instructor consent
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: None

Major Content
  1. Interoffice Memos/E-mails
  2. Full-block Letters
  3. Unbound Reports
    1. Title page
    2. Reference Page/bibliography
    3. Footnotes/Endnotes
    4. Page Numbers
    5. Two-page Reports
  4. Proofreader¿s Marks
  5. Basic Tables

Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course students will be able to:

  1. apply bullets and numbers.
  2. create and format memos.
  3. create and format tables.
  4. create footnotes and endnotes.
  5. edit table and cell structure.
  6. format full-block business letters.
  7. format two-page reports with references and title pages.
  8. indent long quotations and bibliography entries appropriately.
  9. revise text marked with proofreader¿s marks.
  10. set and modify tabs.

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