Jeff Curtis » Computer Applications

Computer Applications

Course Description

Computer Applications is a foundational course intended to teach students the computing fundamentals and concepts involved in the proficient use of common application software. Upon completion of this course, students will gain basic proficiency in word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and presentations. In addition, students will have engaged in key critical thinking skills and will have practiced ethical and appropriate behavior required for the responsible use of technology. 
Microsoft Word
  • Watermarks
  • Screen Shot
  • Formatting Toolbar
  • Standard Toolbar
  • Menu Bar
  • Setting Margins
  • Paragraph Spacing
  • Building Tables: Rows, Columns, Merge Cells, Split Cells, Sort
  • Format Borders and Shading 
  • Table Properties
  • Homerow
  • Top Row
  • Bottom Row
  • Punctuation
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint
Internet Research
OPEN HOUSE - Welcome to Collierville High School!  
Computer Applications
1.  Trivia:  What is the longest word that you can type on the keyboard using just one row?
2.  Teacher Introduction
3.  Parent Introduction
4.  Course Introduction - Class Website
5.  Bittersweet
6.  Questions?
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