Applications Software

Code: COMP2130

Course description

In the first part of this simulated project, students will start their own small business as a Virtual Admin Assistant and will develop marketing, promotional and business start-up documents. They will further develop and reinforce their skills using the software integration features of Microsoft Office while working for a fictitious client. Students will draw on skills they have mastered throughout the program to complete the tasks assigned both for their business and their client. In addition, they will develop functional skills using web-authoring software to create their own website. The activities completed are intended to challenge creative abilities, critical thinking, time management and proofreading skills, while exploring entrepreneurial opportunities in an Office Administration role.

Course details

Hours: 36
Credits: 3
Corequisites: None

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Not all courses are offered each term. Winter 2019 registration opens November 5, 2018. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019.