2020-2021 Catalog Summer Update [Archived]

BUS 219 Electron Comm & Docum Mgmt

(Contact Hours: 3) This course is designed to provide students with concepts and applications associated with effectively and efficiently using the Internet, Email, and Adobe Acrobat. Topics such as history of the Internet, use of various Internet tools, Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, electronic document distribution, and Web search tools are all covered. Subjects such as electronic communication, credible search engines and search techniques, and essentials of e-mail and its many task management tools within an organization are covered. Students gain a deeper understanding of the why and how of Internet use as well as coverage of social, legal, security, and ethical issues related to the technology. Adobe Acrobat software is utilized allowing students to create forms for online distribution, to integrate with other programs, and to convert to PDF. PREREQUISITE: Writing and Reading -- minimum benchmarks will be enforced. BUS 106, BUS 108, and BUS 109 or BUS 103 is recommended.