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Course Description

Computer Information Systems - CIS 180

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

Course Description

This course addresses the use of spreadsheet applications as a means to solve problems. Students will analyze comprehensive problems and design a worksheet solution that conforms to established criteria and goals. Emphasis is placed on thinking through problems and using a comprehensive host of tools and features in a popular spreadsheet software package to develop logical solutions.


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

  • None


Course Competencies

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

  • Prepare an Excel workbook.
  • Format an Excel worksheet.
  • Use formulas to obtain desired data calculations.
  • Interpret data within worksheets.
  • Create charts in Excel.
  • Apply different templates within Excel.
  • Differentiate between the advanced functions within Excel.
  • Utilize Excel's analysis tools.
  • Import data from the Internet or other sources.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2018; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 08/27/2018

 180047735Spreadsheet AppOE/OE3Towner M$12.0028/31/0Open 
 180142780Spreadsheet AppOnline3Ellis T$12.0010/31/0Open 
 180142887Spreadsheet App 3Walker L$52.0019/22/0OpenM  06:30 PM-09:22 PM AS940

Spring; 2018; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 05/07/2018

 180122780Spreadsheet AppOnline3Ellis T$12.006/31/0Open 

Summer; 2018; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 07/02/2018

 180132780Spreadsheet AppOnline3Ellis T$12.004/31/0Open