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2017-2018 Course Catalog 
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OFFT 2099 - Office Technology Capstone

Credits: 3
Hours/Week: Lecture NoneLab None
Course Description: This course reinforces and applies previously learned skills to complete complex and integrated business projects such as itineraries, newsletters, expense reports, forms and other business-related tasks. Students will complete business documents using multiple software applications and apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills in realistic business situations.
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): CAPL 1010  and CAPL 1023  or consent of instructor.
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: None

Major Content
  1. Tables with calculations, merge/split cells, sort data
  2. Comments and track changes
  3. Custom forms
  4. Excel worksheets as word tables
  5. Leftbound report with footnotes/endnotes
  6. Macros
  7. Report with different page number formats
  8. Reports with table of contents, index, table of figures
  9. Review changes and merge revisions
  10. Unbound report with footnotes/endnotes
  11. HTML documents
  12. Employment and online documents

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

  1. produce error-free documents.
  2. produce documents for print and online use.
  3. prepare effective employment documents.
  4. improve keyboarding speed and accuracy.
  5. proofread and edit realistic business documents including e-mails, itineraries, expense reports, spreadsheets, databases, etc.
  6. apply language arts skills.
  7. enhance report formats with elements that add structure, provide a consistent image, and increase readability.
  8. use charts, tables and graphic elements to simplify and enhance newsletters, announcements, and display documents.

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