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

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

 120122323Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Parker M$12.0020/20/0Open
 120122344Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Ellis T$12.0031/31/0Open
 120122804Microsoft Office 2016 3Koelzer L$52.0024/24/0Open
T R 09:00AM-12:10PMAS930
 120122852Microsoft Office 2016 3Redmond C$52.0024/24/0Open
M W 06:00PM-09:10PMAS930

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

 120132344Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Ellis T$12.0031/31/0Open
 120132364Microsoft Office 2016 Online3Ellis T$12.0031/31/0Open
 120132801Microsoft Office 2013 3Koelzer L$52.0024/24/0Open
M W 08:30AM-11:40AMAS310
 120132860Microsoft Office 2013 3Redmond C$52.0024/24/0Open
T R 06:00PM-09:10PMAS940

Winter; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 03/13/2017

 120112336Microsoft Office 2013 Online3Ellis T$12.000/31/1Closed

Winter; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 01/30/2017

 120112325Microsoft Office 2013 Online3Ellis T$12.005/31/0Open
 120112822Microsoft Office 2013 3Lee C$52.006/24/0Open
T R 01:00PM-02:40PMAS610
 120112861Microsoft Office 2013 3Enteshary A$52.0014/24/0Open
T R 07:00PM-08:40PMAS940

Winter; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/09/2017

 120017713Microsoft Office 2013 OE/OE3Towner M$12.009/31/0Open
 120112344Microsoft Office 2013 Online3Ellis T$12.008/31/0Open
 120112404Microsoft Office 2013 Online3Ellis T$12.002/31/0Open
 120112810Microsoft Office 2013 3Lee C$52.000/24/1Closed
T R 10:30AM-11:50AMAS930
 120112812Microsoft Office 2013 3Lee C$52.009/24/0Open
M W 09:00AM-10:20AMAS600
 120112815Microsoft Office 2013 3Enteshary A$52.0012/24/0Open
M W 03:00PM-04:20PMAS930
 120112827Microsoft Office 2013 3Koelzer L$52.002/24/0Open
W 12:00PM-02:52PMAS930
 120112847Microsoft Office 2013 3Ellis T$52.001/24/0Open
T 01:00PM-03:52PMAS940
 120112862Microsoft Office 2013 3Redmond C$52.0010/24/0Open
W 06:00PM-08:52PMAS930
 120216151Microsoft Office 2013 3Laird A$52.008/24/0Open
R 06:30PM-09:22PMRC150

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