Business Computers


Grade: 9-12

Credit(s): 1/2

Course Description:

Microsoft Word 2007 will be used for word processing units. An in depth study of Word 2010 features will be covered as well as formatting skills. Tables, mail merging, special formats, macros and desktop publishing will be covered. 

PowerPoint 2010 will be used for preparation of presentations. Several slide shows will be completed using template designs, autolayout, autoshapes, and clip art. 

Microsoft Excel 2010 is a powerful spreadsheet program that allows students to organize data, complete calculations, make decisions, graph data, and develop professional looking reports. Objectives include: teaching the fundamentals of Microsoft Excel 2010 and acquainting students with proper procedures to create worksheets suitable for coursework, professional purposes and personal use. 

Microsoft Access 2010 is a program known as a database management system. A computerized database management system allows you to store, retrieve, analyze, and print information. 

99% of the students’ time will be spent working on the computer

Prerequisites Classes


No prerequisites class required unless stated in the course description.