2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 238

D-238 2014-2015
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D–CourseDescriptions
COMPUTERANDOFFICETECHNOLOGY
BusinessMachines
COT 110
1.00 - 3.00
Prerequisite: None
This course develops skills using electronic printing calculators. The skills are applied to businessmath problemswhich include: touch
addition ofwhole numbers,multiplication, division, fractions and decimals, percentages,markdown andmarkup, interest, payrolls, and
installment buying. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem of
Higher Education (NSHE).
Special Topics inCOT
COT 198
0.50 - 6.00
Prerequisite: None
Various short courses and experimental classes covering a variety of subjects. The coursewill be variable credit of one-half to six
depending on the course content and number of hours required. This coursemay be repeated for up to six credits.
BusinessApplicationson the Internet
COT 207
3.00
Prerequisite: IS 101 or the equivalent.
This coursewill cover the use of the internet for business and entrepreneurial purposes.Topics include integration of theMicrosoftOffice
Suitewith theWorldWideWeb, daily basic business practices online, and intranet/internet site development. This coursemay not transfer
to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
OfficePublications
COT 217
1.00 - 3.00
Prerequisite: IS 101 or the equivalent.
This course introduces students to basic techniques of desktop publishing andWeb page publishing in an office. Studentswill learn how to
plan and design a publication, format text, workwith art, use styles, andworkwithmultiple pages. The coursewill also cover the creation
andmaintenance of simpleWeb sites, including using links, tables, frames, and forms.
ExecutiveOfficeProcedures
COT 240
3.00
Prerequisite: BUS106 or BUS 108; orAccuplacer/WritePlacerminimum score of 6; or with instructor approval.
Administrative professionalsmust possess specific skills to succeed in and adjust to a diversifiedworkforcewith ever-emerging
technologies. Topics covered in this course prepare students in today's dynamicworkplace and include:workplacemail, records
management, telecommunications (including technology and etiquette), written and verbal business communication, event planning, travel
arrangements, skills formultitasking and prioritizing, proofreading skills, business ethics, and customer service. This coursemay not
transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).
Internship inComputer/OfficeTechnology
COT 290
1.00 - 6.00
Prerequisite: None
Acourse designedwherein studentswill apply knowledge and skills to real on- the-job situations in a program designed by a company
official and a faculty advisor tomaximize learning experiences. Available to studentswho have completedmost Core andMajor
requirements and haveA2.5G.P.A. Contact the instructor for the application, screening, and required skills evaluation. Up to six semester
hour creditsmay be earned on the basis of 75 hours of internship for one credit. This coursemay be repeated for up to six credits. This
coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education
(NSHE).
COMPUTERENGINEERING
Introduction toComputer Engineering
CPE 201
4.00
Prerequisite: CS 135R; MATH 127 or higher or qualifyingSAT,ACT, orAccuplacer scores.
This coursewill introduce you to the fundamentals of number systems, binary arithmetic, Boolean logic and logic functions.We study the
minimization of logic functions as sums of products, combinational circuits, sequential (state)machines, registers and register transfer,
counters,memory and programmable logic devices.Youwill receive hands-on experience in laboratory experiments.
COMPUTER INFORMATIONTECHNOLOGY
Personal Computer Basics
CIT
95
3.00
Prerequisite: None
This course provides a hands-on, activity based learning experience that covers computer terminology, workingwith files, and protecting
against computer viruses. It explores the Internet, teaches how to e-mail, and share pictures via e-mail, and how to do searches. Students
will create a documentwithword processing software and a basic budgetwith spreadsheet software. An overview of other computer
applications such as data bases and presentationswill be included. GradedPass/Fail
WordProcessing
CIT
105R
1.00 - 3.00
Prerequisite: None
This beginning course is designed for peoplewho are at an entry level andwant to learn a general overview ofword processing using
MicrosoftWord, aswell as be productivewith simple tasks. Document creation, editing, saving and retrieving files, printing, spell
checking, formatting, search and replace, thesaurus, and special effectswill be covered. This coursemay not transfer to a baccalaureate
degree of art or sciencewithin the universities in theNevadaSystem ofHigher Education (NSHE).

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