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Fundamentals of Communication Software (NPTH 101)

This course develops the skills to format, design, and produce documents and presentations with Microsoft Word and PowerPoint within the context of developing skills to provide training and support to other users. Students will establish their ability to perform a number of Word tasks, such as creating and managing documents, formatting text, paragraphs and sections, creating tables and lists, applying references and inserting and formatting objects.  Students will demonstrate their ability to create and manage presentations, insert and format shapes and slides, create slide content, apply transitions and animations and manage multiple presentations.
Certifications: Microsoft Office Specialist: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Office Specialist: Microsoft PowerPoint

Computer Specifications

A computer with Windows 10 or higher is required with at least 16 GB of RAM and at least 20 GB of available hard drive space.
A Chromebook will not suffice for the PC Simulation software that is used in the course.