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Course Description

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Computer Information Systems - CIS 215

Advanced Software Applications

3 Credit Hours
3 Lecture Hours

Course Description

This course is designed for students who have a working knowledge of the computer and word processing, spreadsheet and database packages. Advanced features of the software are developed building on a foundation of a beginning software applications course.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Construct various Word documents using a template.
  • Create a form letter and merge information from a data source in Word.
  • Customize data in an Excel template.
  • Analyze data with Excel's database tools.
  • Apply Business Decisions with logical operators in Excel.
  • Create forms and reports with related tables in Access.
  • Enhance a PowerPoint presentation with advanced tables, charts and animation techniques.
  • Create custom shows in PowerPoint.
  • Deliver custom shows in PowerPoint.
  • Construct templates, photo albums and web pages in PowerPoint.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Winter; 2022; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/10/2022

 215112823Adv Software AppMC3Enteshary A21/24/0Open$52.00R  02:00 PM-04:52 PM HS840

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday