Jan 25, 2021  
2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog

AOT 254 - Office Simulation

Class: 3 Credits: 3
This course integrates a wide variety of skills and knowledge through practical work experiences in a simulated office environment.Teamwork as well as the use of technical and communication skills will be emphasized.

Prerequisite(s): Take AOT 260 , AOT 261  and AOT 142  with a minimum grade of “C”.
Corequisite(s): Take AOT 133  and AOT 263 .
Course Topics:
  • Checklist of proficiency in business tools and equipment
  • The role of professionalism and image in career growth
  • Office procedural standards
  • Teamwork and interpersonal skills
  • Administrative office environments

Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn Web site
Required Materials:
  • Computer with Internet access.
    View computer requirements for the online portion of the course
  • Word processing software (must be able to save Word format), and anti-virus software.
  • One (1) USB jump drive or SkyDrive account
  • D2L login and proficiency
  • This course utilizes Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook software applications. Access to Microsoft Office 2010 or higher software applications for successful completion of coursework is required.

Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A 90 - 100
B 80 - 89
C 70 - 79
D 60 - 69
F 0 - 59

Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Demonstrate proficiency in using software applications in multiple office projects.
  2. Recognize and implement administrative office procedural standards
  3. Project professionalism and a strong work ethic
  4. Work effectively in team project assignments
  5. Create properly formatted written communications
  6. Complete a 40-hour internship in an approved administrative office.

For SCC Online Courses:
If the course you are taking is online, please review the SCC Online Policies that include:

  • Required materials for all online courses
  • Mandatory Attendance Requirement
  • Proctored Exams

Face Covering Requirements:
All faculty, staff and students must wear a face mask/covering at all times (absent a medical condition) on all SCC campuses when safe social distancing measures are not possible or difficult to follow. For further details, refer to the Student Guidelines for Face Coverings and Social Distancing on the SCC Coronavirus COVID-19 Information page.
Standard SCC Course Policies:
Please review the Standard SCC Course Polices on the following topics:

  • Academic Integrity
  • Academic Misconduct
  • Add/Drop period
  • Appeals Process
  • Class Attendance
  • Classroom Behavior (traditional and online)
  • Classroom Conduct/Expectations
  • Lab Procedures (general SCC policy regarding this)
  • Online Confidentiality
  • Services For Students with Disabilities
  • Withdrawal Policy

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