Part-time Courses - Business Computing/IT
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|Course #||Courses||Length (Hours)||Distance||Status|
|OLRN1293||Excel - Core
Description: Recommended: Familiarity with MS Office products including MS Outlook
|OLRN1480||Introduction To Computers
Description: This course will familiarize students with the digital world by exploring the hardware and software of their computer system. Students learn to build properly formatted documents using Microsoft Word, spreadsheets, including correctly functioning formulas, using Microsoft Excel, and create commanding presentations using Microsoft PowerPoint while using the cloud to store and access their files. This course will familiarize students with both the hardware and software of their computer system. Students learn to use the most common functions of the Windows operating system including the Windows Explorer program for file management and will be able to identify security risks and protect their computers. This course also reviews networks, internet, and email use.
|OLRN2055||Office Technology and Procedures
Description: This course helps the student acquire practical and transferable office administration skills, attitudes, behaviours and knowledge, which can be valuable in obtaining and retaining careers in today's fast-changing office environment. Topics covered include Internet research and reporting and e-mail messages; managing time and stress; telecommunications; office reception and customer service; planning meetings and travel arrangements; handling the office mail; and records management.
|ACCT1080||Quickbooks Level I
Description: This course is an introduction to QuickBooks 2016. Over the course of 6 modules, you will learn the how to make General Journal entries, enter payroll transactions; as well as enter Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable transactions and inventory transactions. We will also look at various reports used to analyze a business's financial activity.
Description: QuickBooks Online (QBO) is a cloud-based accounting software program. Students will learn the difference between QuickBooks Pro and QBO before utilizing program features. Students will explore and apply key features, including: tracking and communicating customers, invoicing, supplier management, profitability analysis, payroll, HST management and reporting. Additionally, students will explore 3rd party application integration.
|COMP1923||Spreadsheets for Business
Description: During this course, the student will learn to effectively use the Windows operating system and develop the skills necessary to operate effectively within the Conestoga College computing environment. Students will explore the power of spreadsheets to produce an assortment of formatted business worksheets. An emphasis will be placed on the creation of functions and formulas to produce data for analyses and to display the results graphically with charts.
|OLRN1930||Word - Specialist
Description: Learn to use Microsoft Word for Windows, a terrific word processing package that has the convenience of pull-down menus. Learn to create, edit, format, and print documents. Use paragraph, page, and character formatting commands. Create multiple page documents with tables, and desktop publishing.
|COMP1917||Word Processing for Business
Description: During this course, the student will learn to effectively use the Windows operating system and develop the skills necessary to operate effectively within the Conestoga College computing environment. Students will apply word processing techniques to create business-related documents and create a basic business presentation. An emphasis will be placed on the creation of documents commonly found in an office environment.
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