• Administrative Office Professional: Web Curriculum


  • Associate of Applied Science Degree Program

    Catalog Year 2018-2019

    Students who are self-confident with integrity and accountability and who like to work in a fast-paced environment will enjoy this program. This career path seeks a highly-motivated individual who is detail-oriented and creative. Core courses develop organizational, problem-solving, interpersonal and leadership skills, as well as strong written and verbal communication skills. Along with project management and Internet research skills, the student will have an opportunity to take electives in Web page development, support and maintenance.

    Program Outcomes
    At the completion of this program, students should be able to:

    • Apply standard English rules in clear, concise and effective business communications
    • Use business software applications to import graphics, charts and text into documents
    • Apply critical thinking and technology skills to select appropriate software to solve a business problem
    • Receive, interpret and follow both written and verbal instructions in a simulated office environment
    • Demonstrate competence in production of business documents
    • Transfer office skills to the workplace
    • Evaluate the validity of a website when using the Internet for information searches
    • Create effective spreadsheets that communicate financial and other business information
    • Explore the efficient use of Web design, graphics and navigation in a Web environment using website and page design principles, process management, implementation phases and techniques
    • Incorporate graphic elements and animation into Web pages using the principles of good design for page structure and site architecture and organization
    • Create Web pages using HTML5 and CSS3 concepts and beyond

    Note: Basic keyboarding skills are required before beginning the program.

    First Quarter (Fall)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    BA101 Introduction to Business
    4
    BA131 Introduction to Business Computing
    4
    BT101 Office Careers Survey
    1
    BT110 Business Editing
    3
    BT116 Communication Technologies
    3
    BT121 Keyboarding Principles
    3
    18
    Second Quarter (Winter)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    BT111 Editing Techniques
    3
    BT118 Records and Information Management
    3
    BT123A Keyboarding Skill Development
    3
    BT125 Microsoft Word Training
    3
    MTH058 Quantitative Reasoning I or
    MTH065 Beginning Algebra II (or higher)
    6-4
    16-18
    Third Quarter (Spring)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    BA211 Financial Accounting I
    4
    BT122 Professional Keyboarding
    3
    BT126 Microsoft Word Simulation2
    3
    BT210ZAB Access - Level II
    1
    CIS120 Computer Concepts I
    3
    MO214 Building a Professional Portfolio or
    HD209RES Developing Your Resume
    1
    15
    Fourth Quarter (Fall)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    BT123B Keyboarding Skill Refinement
    3
    BT210ZPB PowerPoint - Level II
    1
    BT210ZEB Excel - Level II
    1
    BT210ZEC Excel - Level III
    1
    CIS195 Web Development I
    3
    CIS197HTM Web Authoring: HTML5 and CSS3
    3
    CIS197WAG Web Authoring: Graphics
    3
    15
    Fifth Quarter (Winter)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    PSY101 Psychology of Human Relations
    3
    BT210ZIO Internet for the Professional
    2
    BT251 Integrated Office Systems
    3
    CIS197WAA Web Authoring: Applications
    3
    WR121 English Composition
    4
    Health and Physical Education requirement
    3
    18
    Sixth Quarter (Spring)
    Course Number
    Course Title
    Credits
    BA226 Introduction to Business Law or
    HUM202 Age of Technology: Ethics in the Workplace
    3-4
    BT271 Advanced Business Projects
    3
    BT250 Procedures for the Office Team
    3
    WE280OP_ Cooperative Education Internship
    3
    WR227 Technical Report Writing
    4
    16-17
    Total Credits 98-101