MICROSOFT IMAGINE ACADEMY
EXCEL / ACCESS
HONORS CREDIT CAN BE EARNED BY CONTRACT
RACE CREDIT CAN BE EARNED FOR THIS COURSE
Microsoft Excel and Access
Course Number: BM20
Recommended Maximum Enrollment: 30
Hours of Instruction: 135 (block) 150 (regular)
Students in Microsoft IT Academies benefit from world-class Microsoft curriculum and cutting edge software tools to tackle real-world challenges in the classroom environment. The first part of the class is designed to help you use the newest version of Microsoft Excel interface, commands, and features to present, analyze, and manipulate various types of data. Students will learn to manage workbooks as well as how to manage, manipulate, and format data. In the second part of the class, students will learn how to create and work with a database and its objects by using the new and improved features in newest version of Microsoft Access. Students will learn how to create, modify, and locate information as well as how to create programmable elements and share and distribute database information. Mathematics is reinforced. Work-based learning strategies appropriate for this course include cooperative education, internship, service learning, and job shadowing. Apprenticeship is not available for this course. Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills through authentic experiences.
This course can help prepare students for the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) in Excel and/or Access.
ALL ASSIGNMENTS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON CANVAS.