Business Computer Information Systems
From Switched On Schoolhouse

Business Computer Information Systems
From Switched On Schoolhouse

Publisher: Alpha Omega Publications
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$89.06

Equip your child for the future with Switched-On Schoolhouse Business Computer Information Systems from Alpha Omega Publications! This Christ-centered homeschooling course for grades 9-12 offers an in-depth look at essential technology skills with dynamic, multimedia-rich lessons on word processing, telecommunications, presentation technology, desktop publishing, computer operating systems, and more.


Better than learning with a textbook, Switched-On Schoolhouse Business Computer Information Systems is packed with appealing video clips, cutting-edge animations, and interactive learning games. Plus, automatic grading, advanced lesson planning, a built-in calendar, customizable lessons, and easy-to-view assignment screens are included, so you can spend more time teaching. Prepare your child for success in the modern world with Switched-On Schoolhouse Business Computer Information Systems!

This is a one year course that is suitable for any high school grade. The only recommended prerequisite is keyboarding.  The following units are covered - 

Unit 1 – Communication Skills  that include three sections called Effective Communication Skills,  Desirable Workplace Skills, Habits, and Attitudes, Using Written Information.

 

Unit 2 – Business Technology that includes 2 sections called Overview of Business Technology and Business Solutions (Business solutions, emerging technology, technical terms, etc.)

 

Unit 3 – Word Processing that includes 2 sections called Keyboarding Skills (your student will be required to take a timed test at the end of this section) and Creating Business Documents (business letters, resumes, newsletter, research papers, business reports, etc). 

 

Unit 4 – Spread Sheets that includes 3 sections called Spreadsheet Basics, Spreadsheet Formulas, and Spreadsheet Applications (the four projects in this third section include a personal budget, estimating income taxes, business spreadsheets, balance and profit-and-loss statements)

 

Unit 5 – Databases that include 2 sections called Database  Basics and Database Features (working with queries, importing and exporting data, creating business reports).  This unit also includes a semester review and a semester exam.

 

Unit 6 – Telecommunications Technology that includes 3 sections called The Telecommunications Industry, Using and Choosing Telecommunications Technology from email -- and beyond,  Doing It Right (email ethics, work habits, netiquette, etc). 

Unit 7 – Desktop Publishing Technology that includes 3 sections called Desktop Publishing, an Introduction,  Desktop Publishing Procedures, (design planning and considerations)  and Using Desktop Publishing  (your student will complete an instruction manual as a final project).

 

Unit 8 – Presentation Technology that includes 3 sections called An Introduction to Presentation Technology, Presentation Guidelines (working with text, graphs, and special effects)  and Presentation Planning.  In this last section your student will create a presentation.

 

Unit 9 – Computer Networks that includes 3 sections called An Introduction to Networking, Networking Basics, and Choosing a Network.    

 

Unit 10 -  Computer Operation Systems  that include 3 sections called An Introduction to Operation Systems,  Types  of Operation Systems (Mac, Windows, Linux), and Using the Operation Systems   This last unit will wrap up with a project to customize your Desktop.  It also includes a semester exam.

Alpha Omega Publications allows you to have up to five students working in SOS at once.

Please contact SOS Technical Support at 1-866-444-4498 to determine if your disk is defective. We have to have an approval to replace a defective disk. 
  
This item is not returnable once it is opened.  
Book Title Business Computer Information Systems
From Switched On Schoolhouse
Publisher: Alpha Omega Publications

Equip your child for the future with Switched-On Schoolhouse Business Computer Information Systems from Alpha Omega Publications! This Christ-centered homeschooling course for grades 9-12 offers an in-depth look at essential technology skills with dynamic, multimedia-rich lessons on word processing, telecommunications, presentation technology, desktop publishing, computer operating systems, and more.


Better than learning with a textbook, Switched-On Schoolhouse Business Computer Information Systems is packed with appealing video clips, cutting-edge animations, and interactive learning games. Plus, automatic grading, advanced lesson planning, a built-in calendar, customizable lessons, and easy-to-view assignment screens are included, so you can spend more time teaching. Prepare your child for success in the modern world with Switched-On Schoolhouse Business Computer Information Systems!

This is a one year course that is suitable for any high school grade. The only recommended prerequisite is keyboarding.  The following units are covered - 

Unit 1 – Communication Skills  that include three sections called Effective Communication Skills,  Desirable Workplace Skills, Habits, and Attitudes, Using Written Information.

 

Unit 2 – Business Technology that includes 2 sections called Overview of Business Technology and Business Solutions (Business solutions, emerging technology, technical terms, etc.)

 

Unit 3 – Word Processing that includes 2 sections called Keyboarding Skills (your student will be required to take a timed test at the end of this section) and Creating Business Documents (business letters, resumes, newsletter, research papers, business reports, etc). 

 

Unit 4 – Spread Sheets that includes 3 sections called Spreadsheet Basics, Spreadsheet Formulas, and Spreadsheet Applications (the four projects in this third section include a personal budget, estimating income taxes, business spreadsheets, balance and profit-and-loss statements)

 

Unit 5 – Databases that include 2 sections called Database  Basics and Database Features (working with queries, importing and exporting data, creating business reports).  This unit also includes a semester review and a semester exam.

 

Unit 6 – Telecommunications Technology that includes 3 sections called The Telecommunications Industry, Using and Choosing Telecommunications Technology from email -- and beyond,  Doing It Right (email ethics, work habits, netiquette, etc). 

Unit 7 – Desktop Publishing Technology that includes 3 sections called Desktop Publishing, an Introduction,  Desktop Publishing Procedures, (design planning and considerations)  and Using Desktop Publishing  (your student will complete an instruction manual as a final project).

 

Unit 8 – Presentation Technology that includes 3 sections called An Introduction to Presentation Technology, Presentation Guidelines (working with text, graphs, and special effects)  and Presentation Planning.  In this last section your student will create a presentation.

 

Unit 9 – Computer Networks that includes 3 sections called An Introduction to Networking, Networking Basics, and Choosing a Network.    

 

Unit 10 -  Computer Operation Systems  that include 3 sections called An Introduction to Operation Systems,  Types  of Operation Systems (Mac, Windows, Linux), and Using the Operation Systems   This last unit will wrap up with a project to customize your Desktop.  It also includes a semester exam.

Alpha Omega Publications allows you to have up to five students working in SOS at once.

Please contact SOS Technical Support at 1-866-444-4498 to determine if your disk is defective. We have to have an approval to replace a defective disk.     This item is not returnable once it is opened.