Computer Information Systems 1221

Introduction to Spreadsheets
Excel 2007 Section
3 credit hours


CIS 1221 is an introductory spreadsheet course using Excel 2007. Topics include spreadsheet basics, formatting and printing, formulas and functions, charting, and data management. No prior knowledge of spreadsheet software is required; however a working knowledge of Windows is required.

Course Prerequisite

The course prerequisite is CIS 1150, or CIS 1110, or CIS 1130 or consent of instructor. A working knowledge of Windows, Internet experience, and software know-how are essential.

Necessary Equipment

In addition to the textbook, you will need to use a computer on which you have Internet access and Excel 2007 installed.

Tests and Exams

Chapter tests will be taken online. The 3 Exams must be taken in a proctored setting usually at the Testing Lab on-campus. Out of area students should contact the instructor.

Should I Take Microsoft Excel Online?

If you have never before enrolled in an online course, visit the COD web site, Succeeding in Internet Courses, to determine if this method of study works for you. The Self Assessment Survey will also guide you in your decision.

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