Computer Information Systems

CIS 120

Software Applications (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course is designed to provide hands-on experience with a current office software package for the computer. Emphasis is in the area of word processing, spreadsheets, database management and a presentation software program.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • None.


  • Computer and keyboarding experience.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Create a variety of business documents in Word.
  • Manipulate a number of commands and procedures that affect how the document appears when printed.
  • Format documents using features to rearrange text in a document, add special elements and change the appearance of text.
  • Create various workbooks in Excel.
  • Apply formatting attributes and color to enhance the appearance of the worksheet.
  • Manipulate Excel's functions to create formulas.
  • Construct tables in Access.
  • Create queries, forms, and reports in Access.
  • Develop various PowerPoint presentations.

Course Schedule

        No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 10/24/2017

 120142787Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Ellis T$12.0020/31/0Open

Fall; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/19/2017

 120142417Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Ellis T$12.0027/31/0Open
 120142812Microsoft Office 2016 3Lee C$52.0015/24/0Open
T R 11:00AM-12:40PMAS930
 120142868Microsoft Office 2016 3Towner M$52.0019/24/0Open
T 06:00PM-09:38PMAS930

Fall; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/28/2017

 120047725Microsoft Office 2016 OE/OE3Ellis T$12.0024/31/0Open
 120142320Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Ellis T$12.0012/31/0Open
 120142405Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Ellis T$12.0013/31/0Open
 120142808Microsoft Office 2016 3Enteshary A$52.0019/24/0Open
M W 08:00AM-09:20AMAS930
 120142810Microsoft Office 2016 3Koelzer L$52.0017/24/0Open
W 09:00AM-11:52AMAS600
 120142811Microsoft Office 2016 3Ellis T$52.0014/24/0Open
T R 09:30AM-10:50AMAS930
 120142858Microsoft Office 2016 3Redmond C$52.0017/24/0Open
M 06:00PM-08:52PMAS930
 120246213Microsoft Office 2016 3Lee C$52.0018/24/0Open
M 09:00AM-11:52AMRC150
 120246275Microsoft Office 2016 3Redmond C$52.0021/24/0Open
R 06:00PM-08:52PMRC150

Spring; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 05/08/2017

 120122323Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Parker M$12.007/20/0Open
 120122344Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Ellis T$12.006/31/0Open
 120122804Microsoft Office 2016 3Koelzer L$52.006/24/0Open
T R 09:00AM-12:10PMAS930
 120122852Microsoft Office 2016 3Redmond C$52.003/24/0Open
M W 06:00PM-09:10PMAS930

Summer; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 07/03/2017

 120132344Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Ellis T$12.003/31/0Open
 120132364Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Ellis T$12.0020/31/0Open
 120132801Microsoft Office 2016 3Koelzer L$52.005/24/0Open
M W 08:30AM-11:40AMAS310
 120132860Microsoft Office 2016 3Redmond C$52.0012/24/0Open
T R 06:00PM-09:10PMAS940

Note: This schedule updates once every 24 hours. Please reference WebAdvisor for current status.

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