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VOCATIONAL BUSINESS


 

Vocational: Business 010

Introduction to Web Design using Adobe Dreamweaver

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total 

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass |Open Entry/Open Exit.

Provides introductory instruction on Adobe Dreamweaver, one of the industry's leading web authoring tools. Students will learn how to create, publish, manage, and maintain a website.

 

Vocational: Business 012

Workforce Readiness

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass | Open Entry/ Open Exit.

Provides instruction in office skills for employment preparation. Students will learn communication, decision-making, interpersonal, lifelong learning, and job seeking skills.

 

Vocational: Business 013

Introduction to Personal Management using Microsoft Outlook

Credit(s): | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/Open

Provides introductory instruction on Microsoft Outlook, one of the industry's leading personal data management applications. Students will learn how to better manage their electronic communications, schedules, tasks, and contact information using Outlook's Email, Calendar, Task, and Contact components. Exit.

 

Vocational: Business 014

Introduction to Mobile and Social Media Tools

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/ Open Exit.

Provides introductory instruction on how to incorporate social networks and mobile technology in a business environment utilizing applications and tools such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, wikis, and blogs.

 

Vocational: Business 080

Introduction to Medical Billing

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 120 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/ No Pass | Open Entry/Open Exit.

Introduces students to concepts and skills needed for a successful career in medical office billing. Students will learn current procedural terminology, the general flow of information in a medical office, and the role of computers.

 

Vocational: Business 096

Introduction to Use of Digital Cameras

Credit(s): | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit.

Provides introductory instruction on using digital still and digital video cameras. Introduces students to camera selection, basic features, compositional guidelines, how to transfer files from the camera to the computer, basic image editing, use of photos/videos in common applications, and output options. This course is designed to be taken independently or concurrently with courses, such as Adobe Photoshop or Premiere.

 

Vocational: Business 097

Introduction to Personal Commerce on the Internet

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit.

Provides introductory instruction to personal commerce on the Internet. Topics include privacy and security issues, searching techniques, auction bidding, secure payment methods, selling techniques, and protecting consumer rights.

 

Vocational: Business 101

Introduction to 3D Modeling using Blender

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/ Open Exit.

Recommended Preparation: Vocational: Business 119 or equivalent.

Provides introductory instruction on 3D modeling and animation using Blender software. Introduces students to Blender's interface, 3D space, animation and modeling features, surfaces and textures, and uses. 

 

Vocational: Business 102

Introduction to Desktop Publishing using Adobe InDesign

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total. 

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/ No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit.

Recommended Preparation: Vocational: Business 119 or equivalent.

Provides introductory instruction on desktop publishing using Adobe InDesign. Introduces students to navigation of InDesign's work area, document setup, placement of text and graphics within frames, styles, color and transparency features, and how to export and print professional quality InDesign files.

 

Vocational: Business 103

Introduction to MS Project

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/ Open Exit.

Provides introductory instruction on the use of Microsoft Office Project software. Students will learn how to set up a project, manage project files, create a task list, schedule tasks, view a schedule, define and assign resources and costs, track a project, analyze progress, and revise a schedule. 

 

Vocational: Business 105

Introduction to 3D Animation using Blender

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/ Open Exit.

Provides introductory instruction for creating short 3D animations using Blender software for viewing on the Internet of in other multimedia formats. Students learn to create animations using Blender's tools and timeline, e.g. trajectory, lighting, bones, and movements. Students will gain an understanding of the basics needed to succeed as an animator.

 

Vocational: Business 109

Introduction to Desktop Video Editing using Adobe Premiere

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/ Open Exit.

Recommended Preparation: Vocational: Business 119 or equivalent.

Provides introductory instruction on desktop digital video production and editing using industry standard software. Includes capturing, importing, assembling, and editing video, audio and still images.

 

Vocational: Business 117

Introduction to Document Processing using Adobe Acrobat

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 30 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit.

Introduces students to portable document formats created with Adobe Acrobat. Students learn how to convert simple and complex documents to PDF files; navigate, edit, and annotate PDF files; and distribute PDF files via the Internet.

 

Vocational: Business 118

Introduction to Windows

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit.

Recommended Preparation: Vocational: Business 119. Provides introductory instruction for learning MS Windows. Introduces students to Windows: navigation, views, commands, file management, desktop customization, Help and other Windows programs; for example, address book and electronic communications.

 

Vocational: Business 119

Introduction to Keyboarding and Basic Windows

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass | Open Entry/Open Exit.

Provides introductory instruction for keyboarding by touch and learning MS Windows. Introduces students to Windows: navigation, views, commands, file management, desktop customization, and simple Accessory programs, such as WordPad, Character Map, Calculator, and Paint. Scanning and working with simple graphics is also explored. This course or Introduction to Windows is highly recommended prior to taking other courses taught within the Windows environment.

 

Vocational: Business 120

Introduction to Animations using Adobe Flash

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit.

Provides introductory instruction for creating short Adobe Flash movies for viewing on the Internet or for viewing in other multimedia formats. Students learn to create animations using Flash's drawing tools, layers, and timeline. Students also are given an opportunity to explore Flash libraries, preview movies, save, and publish Flash documents.

 

Vocational: Business 121

Introduction to Computer Software Applications

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit.

Provides introductory instruction on industry-standard computer applications used for word processing, spreadsheets, databases, presentations, Internet access, and graphics: for example, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, Internet Explorer, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Flash, and others.

 

Vocational: Business 242

Introduction to Vector Graphics using Adobe Illustrator

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/ Open Exit.

Recommended Preparation: Vocational: Business 119 or equivalent.

Provides introductory instruction in computer graphics and design. Includes basic design concepts, use of illustration tools, and modification of art work and text layout.

 

Vocational: Business 258

Navigating the Internet

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass | Open Entry/ Open Exit.

Introduces students to the Internet. Topics include types of Internet connections, e-mail, research, and data retrieval techniques.

 

Vocational: Business 260

Introduction to Word Processing using MS Word

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass | Open Entry/ Open Exit.

Recommended Preparation: Vocational: Business 119 or equivalent.

Provides introductory instruction to word processing techniques using the personal computer. Includes creating, formatting, editing, saving, and printing of simple documents using MS Word software.

 

Vocational: Business 261

Introduction to Databases using MS Access

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/ Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit.

Recommended Preparation: Vocational: Business 119 or equivalent.

Provides instruction in basic concepts addressing typical database problems with MS Access software.

 

Vocational: Business 262

Introduction to Spreadsheets using MS Excel

Credit(s): | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit.

Recommended Preparation: Vocational: Business 119 or equivalent.

Provides instruction in basic spreadsheet concepts using typical spreadsheet problems with Microsoft Excel software. 

 

Vocational: Business 302

Introduction to Web Page Development using HTML

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit. 

Recommended Preparation: Vocational: Business 119 or equivalent.

Provides introductory instruction to web page development. Topics include web page design elements: HTML; graphic images, movie and sound formats; and testing pages on cross platforms. 

 

Vocational: Business 303

Introduction to Electronic Imaging using Adobe Photoshop

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/ No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit.

Recommended Preparation: Vocational: Business 119 or equivalent.

Provides introductory instruction to electronic imaging using Adobe Photoshop software. Topics include beginning Photoshop features, scanner basics, image and file formats, color, importing/exporting of files, and printing.

 

Vocational: Business 304

Introduction to Electronic Presentations using MS PowerPoint

Credit(s): 0 | Class Hours: 60 Lecture total.

Grade: Pass/Satisfactory Progress/No Pass Open Entry/Open Exit.

Recommended Preparation: Vocational: Business 119 or equivalent.

Provides introductory instruction for development of professional quality, computer-generated presentations using presentation software used in industry. Includes concepts of combining text, graphics, animations and/or sound to create slides for electronic output.