Tompkins Cortland Community College

CAPS141 - Presentation Software


An introduction to the operation and uses of presentation software. Topics parallel the objectives used for the Microsoft Office User Specialist (MOUS) Core Exam in PowerPoint and include creation of a presentation, insertion and modification of text, insertion and modification of visual elements, modification of presentation formats, customizing slide formats, printing presentations, working with data from other sources, management and delivery of presentations, and workgroup collaboration. Students taking this course in an online format should have access to a computer with PowerPoint. Prerequisites: RDNG 116 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in MATH 090 and ENGL 100 if required by placement testing; familiarity working in a Microsoft Windows environment is recommended. 1 Cr. (2 Lec., 2 Lab. for 5 weeks) Fall and spring semesters.