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OCT 107 DOCUMENT PUBLICATION & DESIGN

OCT 107Document Publication and Design

Course Outline 

Course Number & Name:  OCT 107 Document Publication and Design

Credit Hours:  3.0             Contact Hours:  3.0          Lecture:  3.0       Lab:  N/A             Other:  N/A

Prerequisites:  OCT 106 or placement

Co-requisites:  ENG 096 and RDG 096                     Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: This course continues developing keyboarding skills with emphasis on formatting advanced business correspondence, reports, tables, electronic forms, medical office documents, legal office documents, using and designing miscellaneous office forms, designing office publications, designing Web pages and desktop publishing projects. In addition, students will be introduced to the popular software program, Microsoft Publisher.

Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:

  1. demonstrate improved speed and accuracy when operating the keyboard by touch;
  2. correctly word process a variety of advanced documents;
  3. utilize acceptable proofreading skills; and
  4. use correct language arts skills in composing and editing.