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Federal Prison · Business and Technology · Information Management - POFI


Advanced Word Processing
POFI-2340

  • Spring 2019
  • Section F01 CRN-25966
  • 3 Credits
  • 01/14/2019 to 05/09/2019
  • Modified 01/07/2019

Meeting Times


Lecture

  • Spring 2019
  • Tuesday, 5:15 PM to 7:45 PM, Bryan Federal Prison Camp

Contact Information


Instructor: John Saldua

Description


Advanced word processing techniques using merging, macros, graphics, and desktop publishing. Includes extensive formatting for technical documents. This course is designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency.

Requisites

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

Core Curriculum Statement


This course is not a core curriculum course.

Outcomes


1. Implement advanced word processing features.

2. Import data.

3. Incorporate graphics.

4. Apply collaborative and special functions to enhance documents.

Materials


All Campuses: Go Word 2010

  • Author: Gaskin
  • Publisher: Pearson
  • Edition: 1st
  • ISBN: 9780133073553
  • Availability: Provided by FPC

Spiral-bound GO! with Microsoft Office 2010 Getting Started Book

Course Requirements


Evaluation


Criteria

Types of evaluations and related weights
Type Weight Topic Notes
 
Grading System
900-1000+ A
800-899 B
700-799 C
600-699 D
500-599 F
 

Blinn College Policies


All policies, guidelines, and procedures in the Blinn College CatalogBlinn College Board Policies, and the Blinn College Administrative Regulations are applicable to this course.

Specific information on civility, attendance, add/drop, scholastic integrity, students with disabilities, final grade appeal, alternative retailers, campus carry and proctoring arrangements and cost.

Notice of any action taken under these protocol and procedures, by Blinn College or its employees, may be delivered by hand, through the U.S. Postal Service, or electronically to the student’s Blinn Buc e-mail account. Notice shall be deemed received upon actual receipt, on deposit in the U.S. Mail, or upon entering the information processing system used by Blinn College for Blinn Buc e-mail accounts, whichever first occurs.

Course Policies


Schedule


Course calendar and related activities
When Topic Notes
Spring 2019
Tuesdays
Date Week Content Assessment Points Hours
January 15 1 Chapter 1 – Exploring the World of Business and Economics Homework 30 3
January 22 2 Chapter 2 – Being Ethical and Socially Responsible Homework 30 3
January 29 3 Chapter 3 – Exploring Global Business Homework 30 3
February 05 4 Chapter 4 – Choosing a Form of Business Ownership Homework 30 3
February 12 5 Exam 1 (Ch. 1, 2, 3, 4) Exam 100 3
February 19 6 Chapter 5 – Small Business, Entrepreneurship and Franchises Homework 30 3
February 26 7 Chapter 6 – Understanding the Management Process Homework 30 3
March 05 8 Chapter 7 –Creating a Flexible Organization Homework 30 3
March 12 9 Chapter 8 – Producing Quality Goods and Services Homework 30 3
March 19 10 Exam 2 (Ch. 5, 6, 7, 8) Exam 100 3
March 26 11 Chapter 9 – Attracting and Retaining the Best Employees Homework 30 3
April 02 12 Chapter 10 – Motivating and Satisfying Employees and Teams Homework 30 3
April 09 13 Chapter 11 – Building Customer Relationships through Effective Marketing Homework 30 3
April 16 14 Chapter 12 – Creating and Pricing Products that Satisfy Customers Homework 30 3
April 23 15 Exam 3 (Ch. 9, 10, 11, 12) Exam 100 3
April 30 16 Chapter 13 - Distributing and Promoting Products Homework 30 3
May 07 17 Chapter 14 – Exploring Social Media and e-Business Homework 30 3
May 14 18 Chapter 15 – Using Management and Accounting Information Homework 30 3
May 21 19 Chapter 16 – Mastering Financial Management Homework 30 3
May 28 20 Exam 4 (Ch. 13, 14, 15) Exam 100 3
June 04 21 Final Exam (All Chapters) Exam 150 3
           
Exams   TOTAL   1030 63