District Syllabus
OST2717
Word Processing II


Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours: 3
Laboratory Fee: $25
Prerequisites: OST1713W Word Processing I
Corequisites: There are no corequisites for this course.
Catalog Description: This course is intended to provide hands-on experience in advanced word processing applications on computers using word processing software. The students will work with macros, styles, fonts, graphics, merge documents, various sizes of paper, tables/columns, and floppy and hard disk management.
Required Materials: Books:
  • Gaskin, Ferrett, and Martin. Go! With Microsoft Word 2010, Comprehensive, 1 ed., Pearson Education, 2010. ISBN: 9780135097984
Supplemental Materials:
Special Requirements: None
Program Learning Outcomes:
   Upon course completion, the student will be able to:
  1. Use the Common Features of Microsoft Office 2010.
  2. Create Documents with Microsoft 2010.
  3. Use Tables and Templates to Create Resumes and Cover Letters
  4. Create Research Papers, Newsletters, and Merged Mailing Labels.
  5. Use Styles and Create Multilevel Lists and Charts.
  6. Create Web Pages and Use Advanced Proofing Options.
  7. Build Documents from Reusable Content and Revise Documents Using Markup Tools.
  8. Use Advanced Table Features.
  9. Create Mass Mailings.
  10. Create Standardized Forms and Manage Documents.
  11. Work with Long Documents.
  12. Embed and Link Objects and use Macros.
  13. Integrate Word with PowerPoint and Modify the Document Layout.
Course Learning Outcomes:
See expanded syllabus developed by the instructor for each section 
being taught.
              
Methods of Evaluation: Evaluation of student progress towards achieving the stated learning outcomes and performance objectives is the responsibility of the instructor, within the policies of the college and the department. Detailed explanations are included in the expanded Syllabus developed by the instructor for each section being taught.
Flexibility: It is the intention of the instructor to accomplish the objectives specified in the course syllabus. However, circumstances may arise which prohibit the fulfilling of this endeavor. Therefore, this syllabus is subject to change. When possible, students will be notified of any change in advance of its occurrence.
Student Email Accounts Pensacola State College provides an institutional email account to all credit students. Pirate Mail is the official method of communication, and students must use Pirate Mail when communicating with the College. In cases where companion software is used for a particular class, emails may be exchanged between instructor and student using the companion software.
Note: For students with a disability that falls under the Americans with Disability Act or Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act, it is the responsibility of the student to notify Student Resource Center for ADA Services to discuss any special needs or equipment necessary to accomplish the requirements for this course. Upon completion of registration with the Student Resource Center for ADA Services office, specific arrangements can be discussed with the instructor.