SWI511 - Software Integration

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Subject Title
Software Integration

Subject Description
In SWI511, students will continue to improve their ability to work effectively in Excel, Access, Word, and PowerPoint, producing complex spreadsheets and databases as required, and developing on-screen presentations in order to analyze data in typical business situations. As well, students will develop skills that involve the integration of the Microsoft software applications.

Credit Status
SWI511 is a required credit for all School of Office Administration students enrolled in the one-year accelerated Executive Diploma program.

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

1. Determine the correct computer software program to use to complete tasks in a business environment and apply the necessary computer skills to complete these tasks.

2. Prepare relevant business documents used in today’s business environments by applying software integration techniques such as embedding, linking, copying, pasting, importing, and exporting data using Microsoft Office software.

3. Develop critical-thinking skills by completing several business-related independent projects.

4. Demonstrate an attitude of professionalism, as evidenced by an ability to meet deadlines, complete assignments and perform tests and in-class assignments as scheduled.

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.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Use a variety of thinking skills to anticipate and solve problems.

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

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

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

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

Cheating and Plagiarism
Each student should be aware of the College's policy regarding Cheating and Plagiarism. Seneca's Academic Policy will be strictly enforced.

To support academic honesty at Seneca College, all work submitted by students may be reviewed for authenticity and originality, utilizing software tools and third party services. Please visit the Academic Honesty site on http://library.senecacollege.ca for further information regarding cheating and plagiarism policies and procedures.

All students and employees have the right to study and work in an environment that is free from discrimination and/or harassment. Language or activities that defeat this objective violate the College Policy on Discrimination/Harassment and shall not be tolerated. Information and assistance are available from the Student Conduct Office at student.conduct@senecacollege.ca.

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 Disabilities Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.