ITSW 1310
Introduction to Presentation Graphics Software

Western Texas College

  1. Basic Course Information
    1. Instruction in the utilization of presentation software to produce multimedia presentations. Graphics, text, sound, animation and/or video may be used in presentation development.
    2. Any required prerequisites: None.
  2. Student Learning Outcomes
    1. Identify presentation media terminology and concepts; create presentations using text, visual and/or sound elements; use effective compositions and style; prepare presentations for distribution on computers or other media; and modify sequence and slide master. Presentations 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: 0133775062 with Full eText--enables you to access your textbook online.
  5. Other Policies, Procedures and Important Dates
    1. Course Catalog
  6. Course Organization and Schedule
    1. Weekly Course Schedule

Week Number

Section/Online Work

Week 1

Chapter 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Office PowerPoint

Week 2

Chapter 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Office PowerPoint

Week 3

Chapter 1: Getting Started with Microsoft Office PowerPoint

Week 4

Chapter 2: Formatting PowerPoint Presentations

Week 5

Chapter 2: Formatting PowerPoint Presentations

Week 6

Chapter 2: Formatting PowerPoint Presentations

Week 7

Chapter 3: Enhancing a Presentation with Animation, Video, Tables, and Charts

Week 8

Chapter 3: Enhancing a Presentation with Animation, Video, Tables, and Charts

Week 9

Chapter 3: Enhancing a Presentation with Animation, Video, Tables, and Charts

Week 10

Chapter 4: Creating Templates and Reviewing, Publishing, and Protecting Presentations

Week 11

Chapter 4: Creating Templates and Reviewing, Publishing, and Protecting Presentations

Week 12

Chapter 4: Creating Templates and Reviewing, Publishing, and Protecting Presentations

Week 13

Chapter5: Applying Advanced Graphic Techniques and Inserting Audio and Video

Week 14

Chapter5: Applying Advanced Graphic Techniques and Inserting Audio and Video

Week 15

Chapter 6: Delivering a Presentation

Week 16

Chapter 6: Delivering a Presentation
Final Exam

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

 

 

NOT PROCTORED

PROCTERED

Weekly Assignments

40%

 

Exams

25%

 

Mid- Term & Final Exam

35%

 

 

 

 

 

Last Modified: August 24, 2016