Full Title:Essential Office Applications
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:ADMN B7Z02
 
Credits: 5
Valid From:Semester 2 - 2019/20 ( February 2020 )
Module Delivered in 19 programme(s)
Module Description:This module will provide students with essential analytical, word processing and presentation skills in computing.
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. Create high quality documents, including professional letters, memos, leaflets and small brochures as well as multi-page documents such as reports or theses to a standard compatible with business requirements.
  2. Design spreadsheets to analyse a set of numerical data using calculations, formula, functions and charts.
  3. Create an interactive electronic slideshow that incorporates such features as pictures, tables, and animation that may be used to support a professional presentation.
 

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Word Processing
Editing, formatting, proofing and printing business documents to include mailmerge. Creating multi-page documents to include table of contents, indexes, footnotes and endnotes, citations, managing sources and creating a bibliography.
Spreadsheets
Understanding spreadsheet software. Working with formulas and functions. Formatting worksheets. Analysing data using formulas. Working with charts.
Graphics Presentation
Plan, create and format a presentation. Insert objects to include pictures, tables and charts. Create, modify and customise slide masters. Use slide show commands, transitions and animations to facilitate the smooth delivery of a professional business presentation.
Interactive eLearning
Where appropriate interactive eLearning tools will be employed in the delivery of this module.
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work100.00%

Full Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Continuous Assessment The Spreadsheet continuous assessment will comprise a series of independent challenges that will require critical thinking and application of the skills learned. 2 40.00 0 0 Week 6 0
Continuous Assessment The Presentation assessment will showcase MS PowerPoint skillset. 3 20.00 0 0 Week 9 0
Continuous Assessment The MS Word continuous assessment will comprise a series of independent challenges that will require critical thinking and application of the skills learned. 1 40.00 0 0 Week 13 0
No Project
No Practical
No End of Module Formal Examination
Reassessment Requirement
A repeat examination
Reassessment of this module will consist of a repeat examination. It is possible that there will also be a requirement to be reassessed in a coursework element.
Reassessment Description
A repeat assessment will be offered in the Autumn and will assess all learning outcomes.

DKIT reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment

 

Module Workload & Resources

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Practical No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Study No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Directed Reading No Description 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
Workload: Part Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Practical No Description 2.00 Every Week 2.00
Independent Study No Description 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Directed Reading No Description 4.00 Every Week 4.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
Resources
Recommended Book Resources
  • Lambert, J. 2013, Microsoft Word 2013 Step By Step, 1 Ed., Microsoft Press [ISBN: 0735669120]
  • Frye, C. 2014, Microsoft Excel 2013 Step By Step, 1 Ed., Microsoft Press [ISBN: 0735681015]
  • Lambert, J. 2013, Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 Step by Step, 1 Ed., Microsoft Press [ISBN: 0735669104]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources
  • Website: www.office.com
  • Website: drive.google.com
  • Website: www.dropbox.com

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
DK_BDMCP_7 BA in Digital Marketing, Communication and Public Relations 1 Mandatory
DK_BPROC_8 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Public Relations and Online Communication 1 Mandatory
DK_HCYWO_7 Bachelor of Arts in Community Youth Work 2 Mandatory
DK_BCULA_7 Bachelor of Arts in Culinary Arts 1 Mandatory
DK_BHPMG_7 Bachelor of Arts in Hospitality Management 1 Mandatory
DK_BPREL_7 Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations and Online Communication (Exit Award) 1 Mandatory
DK_HSEAE_7 Bachelor of Arts in Sport, Exercise and Enterprise 2 Mandatory
DK_BMRKT_8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) in Marketing 1 Elective
DK_BBSMA_D Bachelor of Business in Business and Management 2 Mandatory
DK_HELWS_F Certificate in Business in English Language and Western Society and Culture 1 Mandatory
DK_BCSAM_6 Certificate in Sales and Marketing 2 Elective
DK_HCULA_6 Higher Certificate in Arts in Culinary Arts 1 Mandatory
650 Higher Certificate in Arts in Event Studies 1 Mandatory
653 Higher Certificate in Arts in Hospitality Skills (Exit Award) 1 Mandatory
DK_HHOST_6 Higher Certificate in Arts in Hospitality Studies 1 Mandatory
DK_HCYWO_C Higher Certificate in Arts in Youth Studies 2 Mandatory
DK_BBSMA_C(?) Higher Certificate in Business in Business and Management 2 Mandatory
DK_KCOMB_6 Higher Certificate in Science in Computing and Business 2 Mandatory
DK_ASEE_C Higher Certificate of Arts in Sport, Exercise and Enterprise 2 Mandatory