Advanced Computer Applications

One Term       Grades 10,11,12       Elective
Prerequisite: Introduction to Computer Application

Prerequisite: Introduction to Computer Application
This course is designed so that students will master the features of various programs and gadgets used in today’s business world. Popular business programs will be used such as: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Publisher), Adobe CS3, Internet Explorer, and iPad Applications. Students will gain “hands on” experience with the latest technology gadgets (iPad). Basic computer technology is emphasized to enable the student to make wise choices when purchasing his/her own computer. This course will satisfy the College Entrance Recommendation for an introductory Computer Course.

Online Textbook

Visit the web page www.emcschool.com/eResources and ask your teacher for your code to access the online textbook required for this class.

 

Visit the web page http://irc.emcp.com/index.php?titleID=2629&title=Benchmark%20Series:%20Microsoft%20Office%202010 to take the textbook online quizzes.  Click on Online Quizzes and take the quiz first as a practice quiz and then as a reported quiz.  Students will need to fill in three required fields to take a reported quiz.  The required items need to be filled in correctly for a grade and they are:  student's name, student's email address, and instructor's email address.  The instructor's email is penny.troe@isd518.net  If a student does not have an email address they will then use the instructor's email twice. 

 

Keyboarding lessons can be found at www.keyboardingonline.com 

 

Keyboarding accuracy lessons can be found at http://doorwayonline.org.uk/talkingtexttype.html

File Distribution Center

Below you will find important files that will be used throughout the quarter.  If you see a missing file, please inform your instructor.