Program Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to use a variety of office procedures to perform such tasks as sorting mail, answering telephones, and filing and processing documents using the latest computer technologies; be able to identify the personal traits that lead to effective human relation skills in business and develop skills to work more effectively with customers and other employees in a business environment; be able to type by touch at a minimum of twenty-five (25) words a minute to produce cohesive, grammatically correct sentences, to create, edit, and format basic business letters, business reports, academic reports, memorandum, envelopes and labels; be able to identify the standard elements on the Windows 7 desktop and demonstrate basic mouse operations; to understand basic computer terminologies; and become familiar with Global information systems; to be able to sign on to an account and use common utilities, including e-mail and Web browsers, and searching a variety of databases for information.
This certificate does not satisfy the major requirements for the Associate in Science degree.
|PREREQUISITE COURSES||REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE||UNITS|
|CABOT 101||Business Office Procedures||3|
|CABOT 103 or quivalent
||CABOT 102||English for Business||4|
|Eligibility for ENGL 189 or ESL 133||CABOT 103||Business Vocabulary Development||3|
|CABOT 104||Filing Methods and Systems||1|
|CABOT 110||Collegiate Business Math||3|
|CABOT 205*||Computer Keyboarding/Typing I||3|
|CABOT 208||Windows Basics||1|
|CS/IS 191||Internet Orientation||1|
|TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED||19|
CABOT courses taken more than five years before granting of the certificate must have the approval of the division chair.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET. SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
GCC CATALOG 2015-2016
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