OADM167 Basic Applications of Microsoft Outlook

Department of Business Studies: Office Administration

I. Course Number and Title
OADM167 Basic Applications of Microsoft Outlook
II. Number of Credits
1 credit
III. Number of Instructional Minutes
1000
IV. Prerequisites
None
Corequisites
None
V. Other Pertinent Information

Keyboarding skills and Windows familiarity recommended.
This course is offered only in the TOTAL Lab.

VI. Catalog Course Description
This course is designed for students wishing to master the fundamentals of Microsoft Outlook to compose and send emails, schedule appointments and meetings, manage contact information and tasks, and use notes.
VII. Required Course Content and Direction
  1. Course Learning Goals

    Students will:

    1. compose and send email messages;
    2. schedule appointments and meetings;
    3. demonstrate an understanding of contact information and tasks; and
    4. demonstrate an understanding of the use of notes, files, and folders.
  2. Planned Sequence of Topics and/or Learning Activities

    1. setting up Outlook
    2. organizing Outlook contacts
    3. maintaining the Outlook calendar
    4. recording tasks and writing notes
    5. managing Outlook files and folders
  3. Assessment Methods for Course Learning Goals

    The assessment of course learning goals is based on tests and a final applications project.
  4. Reference, Resource, or Learning Materials to be used by Student:

    See course syllabus.

Review/Approval Date - 1/08; Revised 1/2010; Revised 4/2013; New Core 8/2015