Refer to your registering institution's course outline and calendar for complete information about course prerequisites.
In addition to your registering institution's prerequisites, we strongly recommend the following courses as additional prerequisites: Online Learner Success, Successful completion of Word Processing II, 40 nwpm keyboarding speed, or permission of registering college.
An introduction to Outlook, including hands-on training in the use of email for online communications, calendar for managing important dates and appointments, and contacts for the creation and maintenance of an address database.
Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:
Microsoft Outlook 2013, Benchmark Series. Denise Seguin. Paradigm Publishing, Inc., 2014. ISBN 978-0-76385-243-6.
Software: Current version of Web Browser software, Microsoft Office Outlook 2013, Windows 7 or 8. Students will require a suitable email account for use in Outlook, contact your instructor for more information.
Outlook will take approximately 30 hours to complete and is scheduled over a six-week period.
Your registering institution will assign a letter grade.
Withdrawing or Dropping Courses
If you wish to either withdraw from or drop a course, contact the Program Coordinator at your registering institution. See your institution's website for add, drop, and withdrawal dates.
Refer to your registering institution's course outline for further information about plagiarism, missed tests, appeal policies, and other institutional policies.
Week 1 - Chapters 1 and 2 Communicating and Managing Email Messages
Week 2 - Chapter 3 Using Calendar for Scheduling
Week 3 - Chapter 4 Managing Contacts
Week 4 - Chapter 5 Creating Tasks and Notes
Week 5 - Chapter 6 Customizing, Integrating, and Archiving Outlook Components
Week 6 Final Project