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BIT 11A COMPUTER KEYBOARDING AND DOCUMENT PROCESSING 2 Units

Touch control of the computer keyboard and preparation of basic business documents using word processing software. Basic keyboarding skills and numeric keypad operations with emphasis on keyboard mastery, development of technique, speed and accuracy. Total of 18 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Word 2010.

#0626                                 ONLINE TSCHIRGI T  
      Short Term: 10/24/11-12/17/11
No. 0626: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343 or slgasking@pasadena.edu.
#1383                                 ONLINE WHITCOMB S M
No. 1383: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202, where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall, or contact Dr. Gaskin at at 626-585-7343 or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.
#2034                                 ONLINE WURST S K   
      Short Term: 08/29/11-10/22/11
No. 2034: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202, where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall, or contact Dr. Wurst at 626-585-7353 or skwurst@pasadena.edu.

   #1079  7:45am-10:00am M       LecLab  R206   CHAMBERLAIN 
       &                 TBA             R202   CHAMBERLAIN 
#0392  8:30am-10:45am Th      LecLab  R206   CHAMBERLAIN 
      2.2 Hours TBA per week
    &                 TBA             R202   CHAMBERLAIN 
No. 0392: This section requires both scheduled hours as shown plus flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202, where an instructor is always available. TBA hours will be explained in the first class meeting. For all information about this course, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or call Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343 or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.
#2433  9:00am-11:15am Sat     LecLab  R206   DOBBINS C   
      2.2 Hours TBA per week
    &                 TBA             R202   DOBBINS C   
No. 2433: This section requires both schedeled hour as shown plus flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202, where an instructor is always available. TBA hours will be explained in the first class meeting. For all information about this course, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or call Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343 or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.
#0318  9:30am-11:45am Tu      LecLab  R206   WEBSTER G   
      6.8 Hours TBA per week
      Short Term: 08/30/11-10/18/11
    &                 TBA             R202   WEBSTER G   
No. 0318: This section requires both scheduled hours as plus flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202, where an instructor is always available. TBA hours will be explained in the first class meeting. For all information about this course, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or call Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343 or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.

BIT 11B ADVANCED COMPUTER KEYBOARDING AND DOCUMENT PROCESSING 2 Units

Recommended Preparation: BIT 11A.
Formatting and production of complex business documents, including proper grammar and punctuation, using word processing software. Development of technique, speed and accuracy. Recommended minimum keyboarding speed of 22 words per minute. Total of 18 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Word 2010.
#0368                                 ONLINE CHAMBERLAIN 
No. 0368: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. ONE on-campus meeting. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343 or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.
#0396                                 ONLINE OUTLAW M    
      Short Term: 10/25/11-12/17/11
No. 0396: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343 or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.
#0556  9:30am-11:45am Tu      LecLab  R206   WEBSTER G   
      6.8 Hours TBA per week
      Short Term: 10/25/11-12/13/11
    &                 TBA             R202   WEBSTER G   
No. 0556: This section requires both scheduled hours as shown plus flexible hours, which you can complete in R202 where an instructor is always available. TBA hours will be explained in the first class meeting. For all information about this course, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343 or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 25 SURVEY OF COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY IN BUSINESS 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Survey of business computer technology, business software environments, and commonly used business software applications, including word processing, spreadsheets, graphics and database management. Total of 54 hours lecture. Transfer Credit: CSU Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010
Sections #0397, #0198, #0334: These sections require scheduled hours as shown. For detailed information about these courses, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or call Dr. Wurst at 626-585-7353, or skwurst@pasadena,edu.

#1055                                 ONLINE GASKIN S    
No. 1055: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed information about the course go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or at slgaskin@pasadena.edu.
#0002                                 ONLINE WURST S K   
No. 0002: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number. or contact Dr. Wurst at 626-585-7353, or skwurst@pasadena. edu.
#1059                                 ONLINE WURST S K   
No. 1059: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed information about the course go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or at slgaskin@pasadena.edu.
#2977                                 ONLINE WURST S K   
No. 2977: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. ONE on-campus meeting. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number. or contact Dr. Wurst at 626-585-7353, or skwurst@pasadena.edu.

   #0397  9:00am-12:20pm F       Lecture R206   ADAMS B     
   #0198 10:10am-11:45am MW      Lecture R206   WURST S K   
   #0334 12:25pm- 2:00pm TuTh    Lecture R206   WEBSTER G   


This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010

BIT 104 BUSINESS SOFTWARE--ADVANCED MICROSOFT EXCEL 3 Units

Recommended Preparation: BIT 133A, BIT 133B
Advanced spreadsheet applications including working with multiple worksheets, using lists and analyzing list data, enhancing charts and data using What-If analysis tools , summarizing data, retrieving data from and exchanging data with other programs, and macro development. Total of 54 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010.
#2029                                 ONLINE SCOTT A     
No. 2029: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 105A BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT ACCESS LEVEL 1 1.5 Units

Introduction to database management concepts and software. Creating, updating, linking and extracting information from database files. Producing business reports and labels. Includes creation of tables, forms, queries, advanced forms and subforms. Recommended enrollment in or completion of BIT 107. Total of 27 hours lecture and 9 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010.
#2689                                 ONLINE GASKIN S    
      Short Term: 08/29/11-10/22/11
No. 2689: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 105B BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT ACCESS LEVEL 2 1.5 Units

Recommended Preparation: BIT 107 and BIT 105A.
Advanced relational database concepts, reports and queries. Includes exporting, macros, switchboard creation, data access pages, archiving, and XML. Total of 27 hours lecture and 9 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010.
#1422                                 ONLINE GASKIN S    
      Short Term: 10/24/11-12/17/11
No. 1422: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 106 BUSINESS SOFTWARE--COMPREHENSIVE MICROSOFT OFFICE SYSTEM 3 Units

Comprehensive overview of the Microsoft Office System applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access; integration of applications to create reports and presentations. Total of 54 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010.
#1019                                 ONLINE GASKIN S    
No. 1019: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 107 BUSINESS SOFTWARE--WINDOWS 1 Unit

Management of the environment and files within the Windows operating system. Concepts and terminology; end-user techniques for basic diagnostic and trouble-shooting procedures. Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Windows 7.
#1561                                 ONLINE GASKIN S    
      Short Term: 08/29/11-10/22/11
No. 1561: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.
#3448                                 ONLINE GASKIN S    
      Short Term: 10/24/11-12/17/11
No. 3448: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 108 MICROSOFT OUTLOOK AND PRODUCTIVITY TOOLS 1 Unit

Recommended Preparation: BIT 11A, BIT 105A, BIT 107, BIT 109, BIT 128A, BIT 133A.
Use and features of business productivity software and emerging business technologies including Microsoft Outlook, electronic document routing, organizers, calendars, meeting and facility schedulers; collaborative software; cross application integration. Total of 18 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010
#0988                                 ONLINE STROUP T    
      Short Term: 10/24/11-12/17/11
No. 0988: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 109 BUSINESS SOFTWARE--MICROSOFT POWERPOINT 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Corequisite(s): None
Recommended Preparation: BIT 107.
Concepts and use of presentation graphics software to plan and develop effective oral and written presentations for business. Creating graphics, transparencies, and computer slide shows for meetings, sales and business presentations. Assessing feedback on a presentation. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2007.

#3255                                 ONLINE VARGAS A    
No. 3255: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Ms. Vargas at 626-585-7551, or axvargas@pasadena.edu.
#3449                                 ONLINE VARGAS A    
    &                                 ONLINE VARGAS A    
No. 3449: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Ms. Vargas at 626-585-7551, or axvargas@pasadena.edu.


BIT 115 BUSINESS RECORDS SKILLS 2 Units

Recommended Preparation: ESL 122 or Engl 400 and BIT 107.
Introduction to records management concepts and database software using Microsoft Access. Records management systems for organizing business information, materials, and records by applying standard indexing rules and using manual and electronic filing systems (alphabetic, numeric, geographic, chronologic, and subject). Total of 36 hours lecture. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010.

#1460                                 ONLINE STROUP T    
      Short Term: 08/29/11-10/22/11
No. 1460: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where and is always available. For detailed course information, to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343 or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 122 INTERNET RESEARCH AND OFFICE COMMUNICATIONS 2 Units

Recommended Preparation: BIT 107 and BIT 11A.
Business research using the Internet and the use and features of office communications technologies including: Web meetings and conferencing, video conferencing, telephone systems, voice mail, e-mail, document and package mail systems, facsimile, duplicating systems, and teleconferencing. Composition of and etiquette for electronic communications. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Word 2007 or 2010.

#0455                                 ONLINE STROUP T    
No. 0455: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where and is always available. For detailed course information, to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343 or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 123 BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT FRONTPAGE AND PUBLISHER 3 Units

Recommended Preparation: BIT 107, BIT 128A and BIT 11A.
Use and features of office publication software to create newsletters, brochures, flyers and business stationery. Creation of Web sites suitable for publication on the World Wide Web. Overview of issues and methods dealing with Web page development. Total of 54 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Expression Web3 or Web4 and Microsoft Publisher 2010.

#3451                                 ONLINE PARKHURST D 
No. 3451: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 124 ADMINISTRATIVE BUSINESS PROCEDURES 2 Units

Recommended Preparation: BIT 107, BIT 11A, BIT 128A.
Administrative support procedures, task organization, time management, team concepts and skills, business travel and meeting arrangements, effective personal interactions to facilitate office work flow, and making ethical choices in the office. Simulated on-the-job training. Total of 36 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2007or 2010.

#1985                                 ONLINE OUTLAW M    
No. 1985: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 128A BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT WORD LEVEL 1 1.5 Units

Recommended Preparation: Enrollment in or completion of BIT 107 and BIT 11A.
Application of word processing concepts to create, edit, store, retrieve and print business documents. Includes formatting and organizing text; using clip art and tables; creating columns and special formats; using charts, special effects and styles; and tracking documents used in a group environment. Total of 27 hours lecture and 9 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010
#1568                                 ONLINE STROUP T    
      Short Term: 10/24/11-12/17/11
No. 1568: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.
#0577                                 ONLINE WHITCOMB S M
      Short Term: 08/29/11-10/22/11
No. 0577: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 128B BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT WORD LEVEL 2 1.5 Units

Recommended Preparation: Completion of BIT 11A, BIT 107, and BIT 128A.
Application of word processing concepts to create, edit, store, retrieve and print business documents. Includes complex tables and graphics; integration with other software; mass mailings; long documents; standardized forms and documents; Web page creation; and document management and XML. Total of 27 hours lecture and 9 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010
#1426                                 ONLINE WHITCOMB S M
      Short Term: 10/24/11-12/17/11
No. 1426: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 132 BUSINESS SOFTWARE - ADVANCED MICROSOFT ACCESS 3 Units

Recommended Preparation: BIT 105A and BIT 105B.
Application of complex Access skills using a business-focused case problem approach, integration of a database with a Web site, automation of database processing using macro groups, customizing queries and their results, and the development of reports that summarize business activities for the purpose of decision making and data analysis. Total of 54 hours lecture and 18 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010

#1963                                 ONLINE PARKHURST D 
No. 1963: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Dr. Gaskin at 626-585-7343, or slgaskin@pasadena.edu.


BIT 133A BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT EXCEL LEVEL 1 1.5 Units

Recommended Preparation: BIT 107.
Application of spreadsheet and graphics software to prepare budgets, record accounting information, and conduct financial analysis; includes formula creation, basic financial functions, and charting. Total of 27 hours lecture and 9 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010
#2364                                 ONLINE VARGAS A    
      Short Term: 08/29/11-10/22/11
No. 2364: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. One on-campus meeting. For detailed information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Ms. Vargas at 626-585-7551, or axvargas@pasadena.edu.
#1435                                 ONLINE VARGAS A    
      Short Term: 08/29/11-10/22/11
No. 1435: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Ms. Vargas at 626-585-7551, or axvargas@pasadena.edu.
#0872                                 ONLINE VARGAS A    
      Short Term: 08/29/11-10/22/11
No. 0872: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Ms. Vargas at 626-585-7551, or axvargas@pasadena.edu.


BIT 133B BUSINESS SOFTWARE-MICROSOFT EXCEL LEVEL 2 1.5 Units

Recommended Preparation: BIT 107 and BIT 133A.
Application of spreadsheet and graphics software to prepare budgets, record accounting information, and conduct financial analysis. Includes advanced financial functions, database, integration with other applications, PivotTables and PivotCharts, macros, Visual Basic and XML. Total of 27 hours lecture and 9 hours laboratory. Grading: Letter Grade Only

This course (all sections) uses Microsoft Office 2010.
#0400                                 ONLINE VARGAS A    
      Short Term: 10/24/11-12/17/11
No. 0400: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Ms. Vargas at 626-585-7551, or axvargas@pasadena.edu.
#0927                                 ONLINE VARGAS A    
      Short Term: 10/24/11-12/17/11
No. 0927: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Ms. Vargas at 626-585-7551, or axvargas@pasadena.edu.
#1453                                 ONLINE VARGAS A    
      Short Term: 10/24/11-12/17/11
No. 1453: This course has flexible hours, which you can complete either online or in R202 where an instructor is always available. For detailed course information, go to www.pasadena.edu/bit/fall and click on the section number, or contact Ms. Vargas at 626-585-7551, or axvargas@pasadena.edu.


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