Catalog 2020-2021 
    May 19, 2022  
Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BTE 120 Business Computer Management

3 credits
This course will develop skills to manage desktop productivity tools and systems. Content includes file management–archiving, storing, security, and sharing. Additional content includes cookies, FTP, e-mail, and use of internet.

Prerequisites: ABED 040  (or placement into MATH 087  or higher) and ABED 046  (or placement into ENGL 093  or higher)

Course Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • Manage business file systems to create, organize, store, and retrieve files electronically
  • Share, archive, and secure files electronically
  • Implement and explain established computer system policies
  • Maintain and improve computer performance
  • Download and upload files from various locations using appropriate software
  • Demonstrate how to select options and use an e-mail account
  • Use the internet/intranet for information retrieval and sharing
  • Use a Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Download, configure, and implement preventative maintenance applications
  • Use the computer to perform operating system tasks

Program Outcomes
This course teaches to the following program outcomes:

  • be prepared for entry-level positions as a business support professional
  • carry out office administration procedures and management support using office technology

Total Hours: 40 Theory (Lecture) Hours: 20 Guided Practice (Lab or Clinical) Hours: 20