This course is designed to assist with administrative and general office duties in a support capacity. This course explores and expands the core competencies in the areas of personal and professional development and promotes application of higher level office procedures tasks and communications skills through the use of technology.
AOT includes advanced word processing and spreadsheet skills, database creation and maintenance, digital publishing, soft skills, and proofreading. Programs covered will include Word, Excel, Access, and Power Point. Students will be doing a variety of projects both individually and with partners.
It allows students to use training software and materials to prepare to take the Microsoft Certified Application Specialist certification. Some students may sit for the certification exams at this level with teacher approval.