Office Skills - Fundamentals

Program Info

Year Established
2008
Program Code
OFFSKILLS.CA
Degree Type
Certificate of Achievement
Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development: 313-845-9645, bepdinfo@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211
Faculty Contact
Diana Baran: 313-317-1583, dbaran@hfcc.edu, Liberal Arts Building, Room: K-326

Program Description

Description

Prepares students to provide basic administrative support under the supervision of office managers, administrative assistants, secretaries, and other office personnel. Students will learn computer keyboarding; the Windows operating system; and the basics of the Microsoft Office Suite of Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint. Students will review the language arts and learn business grammar and the basic principles underlying business communication to create effective business documents.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  1. Compose effective written communication for a business environment.
  2. Demonstrate effective non-verbal and verbal communication skills for a business environment.
  3. Identify effective organizational skills in a business environment.
  4. Use word processing software at an advanced level.

Program Requirements

Minimum Total Credit Hours
18.00
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.