BIM 109: Internet Communications

Credits 1 2 Lab Hours 22 44
This course will introduce the functions of Outlook 2021 and other online communications and the fundamental use and sharing of online documents and data.
Quarters Offered
Course Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course, students should be able to demonstrate the following knowledge or skills:

  1. Demonstrate the mastery of general terminology and activities required to manage email and electronic calendar using good email practices
  2. Apply general terminology and activities required to work and communicating using online communications tools other than email (social media, websites, video conferencing, and mobile devices)
Institutional Outcomes
IO1 Communication: Students will write, speak, and present information effectively by creating professional documents that would be used in an office or medical office environment
IO3 Human Relations/Workplace Skills: Students will be able to demonstrate teamwork, professionalism, and/or workplace specific skills.
Course Content Outline
  1. Module 1 = Microsoft Outlook messaging, attachments, calendars, tasks, contacts, and notes
  2. Module 2 = Online Communications using social media, conferencing, and mobile devices
Department Guidelines
The syllabus must contain evaluation/grading guidelines, class environment/expectations/rules, course learning outcomes, and a disability services statement. A schedule must be provided to students that contains content covered (text chapters, topics, etc.), tentative test dates (to include final date/time). If an LMS or similar site is used for the course, it must be created following the Quality Matters (QM) principals outlined in the QM workbook questions. These documents should be reviewed with the BIM instructor at least two weeks prior to class start.