CURRICULUM GUIDE

Info Technology Job Readiness
Certificate of Completion

Curriculum Code: 1038  (Effective Fall 2002 - Summer 2007)

This certificate is designed for individuals wishing to gain basic technology
skills for entry-level positions in the workplace. Students will learn the basics
of the Microsoft Windows operating system, Microsoft Office productivity tools,
basic business communication skills, and employability skills. 

Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for
skills assessment and advising information.

Contact the Information Technology and Office Systems Department, Old Central
Building, Room 137, telephone number (517) 483-1546.

REQUIREMENTS                                                  TOTAL: 6 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
CABS 106    Microsoft Windows Experience                                     1
CISB 100    Intro Computer Info Systems                                      3
OADM 105    Employability Skills                                             1
OADM 106    Keyboarding Basics                                               1

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS                                TOTAL: 8-10 CREDITS
Complete the indicated number of credits from each CHOICE listed below.
CHOICE 1:   Business Related                                       2-3 Credits
BUSN 118    Introduction to Business                                         3
OADM 203    Professional Office Procedures                                   2

CHOICE 2:   Writing                                                  3 Credits
WRIT 114    Business English                                                 3
WRIT 127    Business Writing                                                 3

CHOICE 3:   Computer Related (Choose one subchoice)                3-4 Credits
Subchoice 3A
CABS 110    Intro to Microsoft Office                                        3

Subchoice 3B
CABS 119    Microsoft Word                                                   2
CABS 126    Excel                                                            2

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   14

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred
in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact
an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

I                 II
CABS 106          Lim.Ch.1
CISB 100          Lim.Ch.2
OADM 105          Lim.Ch.3
OADM 106          Lim.Ch.3