Catalog: 2013–2014 Catalog Year
CA 146: Microsoft Outlook: Intermediate
- Name: Microsoft Outlook: Intermediate
- Discipline: Computer Applications (CA)
- Units (Credits): 0.5
- Schedule History: See when this course was offered over the last three years.
- Transfer Information: Courses with numbers 100 to 299: This course is designed to apply toward a WNC degree and/or transfer to other schools within the Nevada System of Higher Education, depending on the degree chosen and other courses completed. It may transfer to colleges and universities outside Nevada. For information about how this course can transfer and apply to your program of study, please contact a counselor.
- Academic Division: Career and Technical Education
Prerequisites and Recommended Courses
- Prerequisites: basic knowledge of Windows
I: Catalog Course Description
Introduces the student to Outlook, an integrated system of software tools that perform a variety of distinct functions. It is a personal organizer, appointment book, address book, activity log, and task manager, all in one. Learn to create/manage: inbox, calendar, contacts, tasks, journal, and notes. Learn how to use the same piece of information, such as an address, many times in many different ways without having to re-enter it each time.
Note: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree. Non-applicable towards an AA or AS Degree.
II: Course Objectives
Outlook is an integrated system of software tools that perform a variety to distinct functions. It is your personal organizer, appointment book, address book, activity log, and task manager, all in one. Learn to create/manage; Inbox, Calendar, Contacts, Tasks Journal, and Notes. Learn how to use the same piece of information, such as an address, many times in many different ways without having re-enter it each time.
Topics covered include:
- Access MS Outlook
- The standard outlook window
- The menu bar
- The tool bar
- The outlook shortcuts
- The status bar
- Outlook components
- Work with mail
- Work with task list
- Work with a journal, notes, and categories
- Files and file management.
III: Course Linkage
Linkage of course to educational program mission and at least one educational program outcome.
CA 146 promotes the Student Learning Outcomes of ensuring that students:
- Demonstrate college-level skills in reading, writing, and oral communication to a level that is appropriate to their degree and/or emphasis.
- Have adequate problem solving, creative reasoning, and critical thinking skills.
- Utilize effective and efficient learning skills, including locating and evaluating sources of information.
- Possess the skills and are able to perform the tasks necessary for meaningful employment and career enhancement.
- Know the subject matter to a level that is appropriate for the emphasis of their degree.