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BIS 1221 Specialized Computer Applications for Health Information Management

Introduces students to personal computer concepts including hardware, system software, application software, and the Internet. Learn the components of computer systems and develop a broad understanding of computer hardware and emerging technologies. Students will be introduced to Office application software (word processing, spreadsheets, presentation software, and databases,) and specific features of those applications for medical reports, narrating presentations, Autofilters, form creation and software integration will be applied.

Prerequisites: NONE

Course Outcomes
  • Create and format templates, reports, and forms in MS Word.
  • Create and format spreadsheets using specialized features in Excel like Autofilter, charts, and formulas.
  • Create database tables from data imported from other software programs. Export data from Access in different formats to import into other software programs.
  • Demonstrate use of email systems and use proper etiquette when communicating electronically.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Business and Public Services
  • Department: Business Information Systems
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Reindl Johnson
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: Windows, Office 365 and High Speed Internet Required
Course Fee: $22.50
Open Seats: 6
Section: 500
Open Seats: 6
Section: 500