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9801 Valley View St., Cypress, CA 90360 (714) 220-4194
Prerequisite: Beginning Typing
with a grade of C or better in both semesters.
Students will use Macintosh Computers. First completing these tutorials which are on the hard drives of each computer: "Macintosh Basics" and "A Works Tour"
Read and complete the text of each chapter and complete all end-of-chapter exercises in the Microsoft Works book using Microsoft Works 3.0 or 4.0. This book contains activities for Word Processing, Drawing, Data Base, Spreadsheet, Telecommunication, and Integrated "Works" Features.
A unit on the Internet will be used if students finish with the above work early.
Instruction in ClarisWorks (Word Processing, Data Base, Spreadsheet, Telecommunications and Graphics). Internet if finished with above work early.
Grades will be based on tests, usually given on Fridays:
100% = A+
90% = A-
80% = B
70% = C
60% = D
0-59% = F
If behavior, attendance, and punctuality warrant, the lowest grade may will be dropped.
Computer Applications textbook where students are given applications to do and they decide which software to use (from the software they've already learned).
Internet if finished with above work early.
E-Mail andWeb Page construction using Claris Home Page and, if time allows, Desktop Publishing using Word Perfect .
Internet using Netscape
Following the successful completion of this class, students may elect any of the following business courses at either the high school or community college:
|Word Processing||Introduction to Business|
|AP Computer Science||Accounting|
To contact the instructor, write e-mail to: CmptrTchr1@hotmail.com