OIS: Office Information Systems Professional---Bilingual---Basic

Certificate of Achievement
Career/Technical (Major Code: 02042)

The curriculum is designed to prepare students to work in an automated office environment in a bilingual (English/Spanish) or multicultural setting. Students will gain comprehensive training in word processing, filing and records management, machine transcription, business communications, and in the integrated electronic office including knowledge of email, Internet office applications, and management information systems software. Students will gain preparation for Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification and may desire to pass a certifying examination. 

Program Student Learning Outcome Statement

  • Student will work in an office setting interacting with supervisors, co-workers, and the public in a variety of ways, including receiving, clarifying, and providing information and direction in both English and Spanish.
  • Student will interact properly with people of diverse backgrounds at work and in the community providing quality customer service in both English and Spanish.
  • Student will utilize and computer/Internet documents such as reports, tables, statistics, and reference materials to produce clear, accurate, and organized documents.

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation.”

Students who complete this program will have acquired the necessary analytical tools to successfully secure gainful employment in the field of study.

For more information regarding the data provided for this program and what it means to you as a student, please feel free to visit our SWC Gainful Employment website at: www.swccd.edu/gainfulemployment.

Program Requirements
BUS 73KEYBOARDING SPEED AND ACCURACY I1
BUS 74KEYBOARDING SPEED AND ACCURACY II1
BUS 181SPANISH COMPUTER SKILLS FOR INTERPRETATION AND TRANSLATION3
BUS 200AMICROSOFT WORD: BEGINNING2.5
BUS 206FILING AND RECORDS MANAGEMENT2.5
BUS 210BUSINESS ENGLISH3
SPAN 216SPANISH FOR BILINGUALS II *5
Total Units18