ITSW 1301
Introduction to Word Processing

Western Texas College

  1. Basic Course Information
    1. An overview of the production of documents, tables, and graphics.
    2. Any required prerequisites: None.
  2. Student Learning Outcomes
    1. Identify word processing terminology and concepts; create technical documents; format and edit documents; use simple tools and utilities; and print documents. Documents will be measured with rubrics.
  3. Major Course Requirements
    1. Requirement: There will be six chapter exams.
    2. Requirement: There will be a final exam, which will be proctored.
  4. Information on Books and Other Course Materials
    1. MYITLAB: 978-0-13-346103-3 with Full eText--enables you to access your textbook online             
  5. Other Policies, Procedures and Important Dates are available in the Catalog.
  6. Course Organization and Schedule
    1. Weekly Course Schedule

Week Number

Section/Online Work

Week 1

Chapter 1: Using the Common Features of Microsoft Office 2010

Week 2

Chapter 1: Using the Common Features of Microsoft Office 2010

Week 3

Chapter 1: Using the Common Features of Microsoft Office 2010

Week 4

Chapter 2: Using Tables and Templates to Create Resumes and Cover Letters

Week 5

Chapter 2: Using Tables and Templates to Create Resumes and Cover Letters

Week 6

Chapter 2: Using Tables and Templates to Create Resumes and Cover Letters

Week 7

Chapter 3: Creating Research Papers, newsletters, and Merged Mailing Lists

Week 8

Chapter 3: Creating Research Papers, newsletters, and Merged Mailing Lists

Week 9

Chapter 3: Creating Research Papers, newsletters, and Merged Mailing Lists

Week 10

Chapter 4: Using Styles and Creating Multilevel Lists and Charts

Week 11

Chapter 4: Using Styles and Creating Multilevel Lists and Charts

Week 12

Chapter 4: Using Styles and Creating Multilevel Lists and Charts

Week 13

Chapter 5: Creating Web Pages and Using Advanced Proofing Options

Week 14

Chapter 5: Creating Web Pages and Using Advanced Proofing Options

Week 15

Chapter 6: Building Documents from Reusable Content and Revising Documents Using Markup Tools

Week 16

Chapter 6: Building Documents from Reusable Content and Revising Documents Using Markup Tools
FINAL EXAM

Disclaimer:  Schedule and content is subject to change at the instructor’s discretion.

 

NOT PROCTORED

PROCTERED

Weekly Assignments

40%

 

Exams

20%

 

Mid- Term & Final Exam

40%

 

 

Last Modified: August 27, 2015