Computer Information Systems: Beginning (CISB)

CISB 10  Office Skills

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   

Skills necessary to work in an office setting including: alpha and numeric keyboarding, email etiquette and standards, electronic calendaring, ten-key, composing, formatting and storing business documents, and telephone techniques.

CISB 11  Computer Information Systems

3.5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC, C-ID #: BUS 140, ITIS 120)
UC Credit Limitation

Lecture: 54   Lab: 27

Overview of computer information systems including computer hardware, software, networking, programming, databases, Internet, security, systems analysis, ethics, and problem solving using business applications.

CISB 15  Microcomputer Applications

3.5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   Lab: 27

Windows operating system (OS) and applications, simple business examples using up-to-date browser, word processing, spreadsheet, database management and presentation software, and integration of software applications.

CISB 16  Macintosh Applications

2 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 27   Lab: 27

Macintosh operating system and related tools; creating files using office applications; storing and sharing files using iCloud.

CISB 21  Microsoft Excel

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   

Spreadsheet concepts using Microsoft Excel including formatting, formulas and functions, charts, linked worksheets, pivot tables, macros, and Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) code.

CISB 31  Microsoft Word

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for option of letter grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture: 54   

Word processing with Microsoft Word and its editing, formatting, and language tools to create, edit, and format business and publication documents. Includes creating flyers, newsletters, and other publication documents using advanced formatting techniques and tools.

CISB 51  Microsoft PowerPoint

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   

Using PowerPoint to plan, design, and produce effective presentations. Includes creating charts, diagrams, and storyboards; developing appropriate text content; and adding sound, animation, and movies.

CISB 81  Work Experience in Office Technology

1-4 Units (Degree Applicable)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lab: 60-300
Prerequisite: Compliance with Work Experience regulations as designated in the College Catalog

Provides students with actual on-the-job experience in an approved worksite, which is related to classroom-based learning. A minimum of 75 paid clock hours or 60 nonpaid clock hours per semester of supervised work is required for each one unit of credit. It is recommended that the hours per week be equally distributed throughout the semester. Work experience placement is not guaranteed, but assistance is provided.

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