2011-2013 Undergraduate Catalog

Course Descriptions

Technical Administrative Skills
City College

TASK 115 Keyboard Applications/Ten Key
[formerly CTBU 115 Keyboard Applications/Ten Key]
3 cr.  (1 lec/4 lab/wk) (F, Sp)
Applies keyboarding skills to the formatting of various kinds of business correspondence.  The ten-key component develops the skill to operate the computer numeric ten-key pad by the touch method.  Students will continue building speed and improving accuracy on both keyboards.

TASK 145 Records Management
[formerly CTBU 131 Records and Information Management]
3 cr.  (3 lec/wk)  Prerequisite:  CAPP 120. (F, Sp)
Applies concepts of file storage and retrieval and ARMA basic rules for the four most commonly used filing systems:  alphabetic, numeric, subject, and geographic.  Emphasis is also placed on electronic file management.  The student will learn the basics of database management through design, control, organization, and accuracy.

TASK 202 Machine Transcription
[formerly CTBU 113 Transcription]
3 cr.  (1 lec/4 lab/wk)  Prerequisites:  TASK 115, CAPP 154. (F, Sp)
Develops the ability to produce business correspondence using dictation/transcription equipment.

TASK 230 Office Career Success
[formerly CTBU 133 Office Applications]
3 cr.  (3 lec/wk) (F, Sp)
Presents practical strategies to enhance job search and career management skills through the study of contemporary workplace issues including current business practices, globalization, communications, and human relations.  Career-building assignments including skills and interest assessment assist students in achieving immediate and future goals.

TASK 292 Independent Study
V1-8 cr.

TASK 294 Seminar/Workshop
[formerly CTBU 292 Seminar]
V1-3 cr.
Provides students with the opportunity to intensely study a wide variety of topics pertinent to the field of Business and Information.

TASK 294 Seminar/Workshop
[formerly CTBU 293 Workshop]
V1-3 cr.
Provides students with the opportunity for experiential study in the varied areas of Business and Information.

TASK 298 Internship/Cooperative Education
[formerly CTBU 296 Cooperative Education/Internship]
V1-9 cr.  (45 hours/credit)
Provides university credit for a sophomore work experience in the area of Business and Information Technology, supervised by faculty.  Learning agreement must be completed prior to registration (restricted).

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