ECS111 - Email and Calendaring Software

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Subject Title
Email and Calendaring Software

Subject Description
In this subject, students will focus on the development and mastery of email and calendaring software. 

Credit Status
This is a required credit for all students enrolled in the Office Administration--Executive, Health Services and Legal programs.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1.     Communicate with internal and external stakeholders by creating, sending and receiving email.
2.     Manage electronic calendars by creating, editing and organizing appointments and meetings.
3.     Track tasks to completion by creating and organizing electronic to-do lists and tasks.
4.     Compose email communication that meets professional business standards.
5.     Demonstrate an attitude of professionalism, as evidenced by an ability to meet deadlines, complete assignments and tests as scheduled online.

Essential Employability Skills
Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfils the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.

Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

Show respect for diverse opinions, values, belief systems, and contributions of others.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.

Academic Integrity
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Please visit the Academic Integrity website to understand and learn more about how to prepare and submit work so that it supports academic integrity, and to avoid academic misconduct.

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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Accessibility Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.