POFI 2301
Word Processing

Western Texas College

  1. Basic Course Information:
    1. Word processing software focusing on business applications.
    2. Any required prerequisites: None.
  2. Student Learning Outcomes
    1. Produce documents using word processing applications. Documents will be measured with rubrics.
  3. Major Course Requirements
    1. Requirement: There will be 2 chapter exams.
    2. Requirement: There will be a final exam over two chapters.
  4. Information on Books and Other Course Materials
    1. Book: Go! With Microsoft Word 2010/ with ITLAB; ISBN: 0132627531
    2. Office 2010 Ultimate for Students
  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

Syllabus and Moodle

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

Exam: Chapter 1 & 2 and Lab Work

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 4: Using Styles and Creating Multilevel Lists and Charts

Week 10

Chapter 4: Using Styles and Creating Multilevel Lists and Charts

Week 11

Exam: Chapter 3 & 4 and Lab Work

Week 12

Chapter 5: Creating Web Pages and Using Advanced Proofing Options

Week 13

Chapter 5: Creating Web Pages and Using Advanced Proofing Options

Week 14

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

Week 15

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

Week 16

Final Exam – Chapters 5 & 6

 

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

Class/Lab Assignments

60%

Open Book Exams

20%

Final Exam

20%

 

 

Last Modified: August 19, 2015