360 INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS

  • Program: 360 Programs-Center for Mfg & Applied Eng
  • Course: 360 Introduction to Computers
  • Course #: CMAE1506
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This is an introductory course in Microsoft Office computer applications for technical fields. The primary goal of this course is to help individuals acquire a hands-on working knowledge of current personal computer applications including word-processing, spreadsheets, database, presentation, and internet browser software.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Compose technical documents using a word-processing application
Sort and query database information
Create charts and graphs to clearly summarize data
Construct a professional level multi-media presentation
Utilize internet browser software to find credible information
Demonstrate professional email etiquette
Utilize email applications to manage and schedule a business calendar

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 2
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    Qualifying score on the reading assessment test OR ENGL0901
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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