BIT - OFFICE ASSISTANT (16-16.5 Units) ( Official )
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Program Type: Occupational Skills Certificate

Division: School of Career and Technical Education

Program Description:
The curriculum prepares students for positions such as general office assistant, receptionist, records clerk, and file clerk. Employees in these types of positions perform a variety of tasks including typing and document processing, greeting visitors, handling telephone calls, using office equipment, and managing business records.

An Occupational Skills Certificate is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective: Summer 2008

Required Units in the Major:    16-16.5

Required Courses
  Semester I (7-7.5 units)
BIT 011A - COMPUTER KEYBOARDING AND DOCUMENT PROCESSING (2.0 units)
  BIT 025 - SURVEY OF COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY IN BUSINESS (3.0 units)
  BIT 107 - BUSINESS SOFTWARE--WINDOWS (1.0 units)
  BIT 102 - SPREADSHEET BASICS (1.0 units)
  OR
  BIT 133A - BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT EXCEL LEVEL 1 (1.5 units)
  OR
  BIT 133B - BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT EXCEL LEVEL 2 (1.5 units)
  &
  Semester II (9 units)
BIT 011B - ADVANCED COMPUTER KEYBOARDING AND DOCUMENT PROCESSING (2.0 units)
  BIT 128A - BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT WORD LEVEL 1 (1.5 units)
  BIT 128B - BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT WORD LEVEL 2 (1.5 units)
  BIT 115 - BUSINESS RECORDS SKILLS (2.0 units)
  BIT 124 - ADMINISTRATIVE BUSINESS PROCEDURES (2.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  BUS 009 - INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS (3.0 units)