[Updated for Fall 2017 Semester]

BUSINESS CAREERS FINANCE & BUSINESS - INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

 

Accounting Clerk/Bookkeeper
Basic Computer Specialist/General Office Clerk
Computer Specialist/Administrative Assistant
WANT TO JUST TAKE A CLASS?
Computer Lab

Typing Test

ORIENTATION:
for classes listed on this page:
November 6, 2017.
Prerequisite for entrance to the
Business Careers Program: LAC Appraisal Testing and Department Assessment Test required before registration into program..

 

 

ACCOUNTING CLERK/BOOKKEEPER

 

Learn basic accounting concepts on verifying the accuracy of invoices and other accounting documents. Also on how to update and maintain, accounting journals, ledgers and records and reports detailing financial business transactions both manual and QuickBooks. (380 hours after General Office Clerk - see below.)
Prerequisite: Completion of General Office Clerk (see below) or placement by Business Education orientation assessment and ability to type a minimum of 35 words per minute. L.A.C. Appraisal Testing required before registration into program. Cost: $75 per class. Students provide books. CLICK HERE FOR FINANCIAL AID INFO.

 

Accounting Clerk/Bookkeeper Gold Certificate
1200 clock hours (Note: Financial Aid is available with concurrent enrollment in either the General Office Clerk Program or Administrative Assistant Program.)

 

PRINCIPLES OF ACCOUNTING WITH QUICKBOOKS PRO

  Course No Days Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  63301.013 TTh 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm Willow Center, 100 R. Sibaja
  August 15, 2017 - December 21, 2017

 

ADVANCED ACCOUNTING
Prerequisite: Successful completion of general accounting or recommendation by instructor.

  Course No Days Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  63302.013 TTh 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm Willow Center, 100 R. Sibaja
  August 15, 2017 - December 21, 2017



 
 

BASIC COMPUTER SPECIALIST/GENERAL OFFICE CLERK (850 clock hours)

 

This program provides an instructional format that allows students to attain basic level office concepts, procedures, and technology commonly used in an office setting. These courses allow students to develop skills in keyboarding, enhance verbal and written communication skills, basic math, as well as, attain the basics of computerized word processing, spreadsheet and presentations. Students will have the opportunity to learn customer service/soft skills to prepare them for employment. This is a 2 semester program. Prerequisite: L.A.C. Appraisal Testing required before registration into program. Cost: $495 per semester. Textbook required. CLICK HERE FOR FINANCIAL AID INFO.

  Course No Days Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  93100.019 M - Th 8:00 am - 3:00 pm Willow Center, 100 C. Barela
  August 14, 2017 - December 21, 2017
 

Prerequisites:
  • Intro to computer or computer knowledge
  • MS Officel (Recommended)

Program Courses Required:
(Not all courses offered every semester,
see instructor for details.)

  • Microsoft - comprehensive course in:
    • Word
    • Excel
    • Publisher
    • PowerPoint
  • Applied Office Skills, including Outlook
  • Employment Skills/Soft Skills
  • Business Math
  • Business English








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COMPUTER SPECIALIST/ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT (1000 clock hours)

 

Prepares students for a higher level position in an office or business. Program is designed to give skills needed to be a productive worker. Students will learn from beginning to advance word processing, spreadsheet, desktop publication, presentations and database skills. Learn how to work with deadlines, office equipment, and customer service, while working independently and as a team. This is a 2 semester program. Cost: $495 per semester. Students provide books. CLICK HERE FOR FINANCIAL AID INFO.

  Course No Days Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  63200.019 M - Th 8:30 am - 3:00 pm Willow Center, 98/104 A. Yoshioka
  August 14, 2017 - December 21, 2017
 

Prerequisites:
  • Intro to computer or computer knowledge
  • Minimum typing speed of 35 wpm
  • Basic Microsoft Word and Excel (Recommended)

Program Courses Required:
(Not all courses offered every semester,
see instructor for details.)

  • Microsoft - comprehensive course in:
    • Word
    • Excel
    • Access
    • PowerPoint
    • Publisher
  • Applied Office Skills, including Outlook
  • Employment Skills/Soft Skills
  • Business Math
  • Business English
  • Adobe Suite (Basic)









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WANT TO JUST TAKE A CLASS? INDIVIDUAL CLASSES ARE AVAILABLE!

All classes in this section will take place from August 14, 2017 - December 21, 2017.

 

INTRO TO COMPUTERS/MICROSOFT OFFICE
This course is designed for the novice who wishes to learn the basic operations of the computer. The intro portion will cover everything from the components, maintenance to the computer to creating documents and graphics using Microsoft Windows. Advancing into basic Microsoft Office. Applications covered will include: Word, Excel, Outlook, Publisher and PowerPoint. This is a lecture/hands-on and practice class. Student will need some computer knowledge. Cost: $75 per class.

 

Intro to Computers/Microsoft Office
Part 1: 63500.011 - Intro to Computer (8/14/17 - 9/7/17)
Part 2: 63600.011 - Microsoft Office (9/11/17 - 12/22/17)

  Course No Days Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  - M - Th 8:00 am - 10:00 am Willow Center, 99 R. Manriquez
  63500.013 M 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Willow Center, 100 C. Barela
 
 

BASIC MICROSOFT EXCEL
This fundamental Excel class is designated for the novice. Learn how to create spreadsheet with text and formulas. Class will include basic function commands, formatting, charts and simple calculations. Cost: $75.
Prerequisite: Basic computer skills.

  63611.013 MW 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Willow Center, 98 -
 
 

BASIC MICROSOFT WORD
This class is designed for working adults with some experience in Microsoft Word. Courses will include basic review, merging documents, creating tables, report techniques, headers/footers, working with themes and much more. Advanced techniques will be included. Cost: $75. Prerequisite: Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Word.

  63641.013 T 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Willow Center, 98 -
 
 

BASIC MICROSOFT POWERPOINT
Basic Microsoft PowerPoint is a presentation program designed to introduce those wanting to learn how to create dynamic presentation. This class includes text creation, inserting pictures/clipart, animation, sound, and more. Great for office and home projects. Cost: $75. Prerequisite: Basic computer skills.

  63621.013 Th 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Willow Center, 98 -
 
 

INTRO TO COMPUTER GRAPHICS/ADOBE SUITE
Learn to use the most powerful programs in industry, Adobe Suite. Components will include Photoshop (photo enhancement), Illustrator (drawing), and InDesign (publication/layout). (CS5). Cost: $75 or part of the Administrative Assistant Program. Prerequisite: Student must be computer literate.

  63410.012 MW 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm Willow Center, 99 R. Manriquez
 
 

INTRO TO MAYA 3D/ANIMATION
Students will learn how to create 3D and 3D animation using industry standard software. Lean to design characters, models and effects – rendering images into 3D form or computer generated 3D animation. AutoDesk Maya is the tool of choice for those in film, television, and game development in the design industry. Publication and industrial manufacturing companies use Maya as one of their primary program in 3D models. (Maya 2015) Cost: $75. Prerequisite: Student must be computer literate.

  63460.012 MT 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm Willow Center, 99 R. Manriquez
  63460.112 TTh 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Willow Center, 99 R. Manriquez
 

COMPUTER LAB

 

Computer lab is designed for review of course work and practice skills. Contact instructor for details.
Prerequisite: Concurrent enrollment in a CTE Business course. Must be computer literate with keyboarding skills. Cost: Free for concurrent enrolled students.

  Course No Days Time Location & Room No. Teacher
  63109.019 M - Th 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm Willow Center, 100 A. Yoshioka
  63210.019 TTh 10:15 am - 12:15 pm Willow Center, 99 R. Manriquez
 

 

 

TYPING TEST
Register in Willow Center Office. Cost: $10
63900.012   M-Th   1:00 pm - 3:00 pm   Willow Center, Rm. 100
For more information call: (626) 934-2844.





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