IS:151 MICROCOMUTER APPLICATIONS IN BUSINESSI

Spring, 2002

Meeting Days/Time/Location:
MW 1:00 - 2:40 E-311

Prerequisite:
IS:123 or equivalent experience

Instructor/Office/Phone:
Terri Grote D-318 644-9078 or 644-9760 tgrote@stlcc.edu

Office Hours:
MWF 8:00-9:00 MW 2:30-5:30 F 11:00-12:00

Textbook/Materials:
Microsoft Office 2000 Enhanced Edition, Beskeen,Friedrichsen,Reding,Swanson; Course Technology, 2000 Enhanced Series - Introductory
Minimum of three 3 " diskette(s)
handouts provided by instructor

Class Policies/Procedures:
Class sessions consist of lecture and hands-on classroom performance. Students are expected to regularly attend class sessions. Excessive absences may result in receiving a grade of "F". Makeup tests are given only if prior notice/arrangements have been made and must be taken by the next class meeting. The ACCESS Office-Disability Support Services (G215; 644-9039), has been designated by the College as the primary office to assist students with disabilities. If any student in this class has a need for special testing arrangements, note taking, or other accommodations, please contact the ACCESS office and feel free to discuss your approved accommodations with me. The last day to withdraw is April 12.

Objectives:

Windows/Internet

Word

Excel

Access

PowerPoint

 

Assignments/Tests:
Both classroom and out of class assignments will be given. Classroom assignments are to be turned in at end of class. Out of class assignment due dates will be announced. Tests will consist of both theory and performance. Note that you will need one diskette for daily classwork, a second for out of class assignments, and a third for tests. Instructor is not responsible for providing these materials.

Grading:
Grades are based upon percentage of points earned out of total points possible.

Source Points Percentage Grade
Classroom Assignments 75 100-90 A
Out of Class Assignments 125 89-80 B
Tests 250 79-70 C
    69-60 D
Total 450 below 60 F

OTHER DATES:

Martin Luther King Jr Holiday Jan 21
President's Day Feb 18
Spring Break March 11-17
Spring Holiday April 5
Last Day to Withdraw April 12
Last scheduled class May 12

(subject to change as determined by instructor)