• North Carolina Career and Technical Education
    Adapted CTE Course Blueprint

    Business, Finance, and IT Education (BFIT)

    Microsoft Word and PowerPoint (Office 2016)
    Summer 2017
    Course Description: Students in Microsoft IT Academies benefit from world-class Microsoft curriculum and software tools to tackle real-world challenges in the classroom environment. In the first part, students will learn to use the newest version of Microsoft Word interface, commands, and features to create, enhance, customize, share and create complex documents, and publish them. In the second part, students will learn to use the newest version of Microsoft PowerPoint interface, commands, and features to create, enhance, customize, and deliver presentations. English language arts are reinforced. Work-based learning strategies appropriate for this course include cooperative education, internship, service learning, and job shadowing. Apprenticeship is not available for this course. Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills through authentic experiences. Content in this course aligns with the following industry credential: the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) in Word and/or PowerPoint, http://www.microsoft.com/learning/en/us/certification/mos.aspx. Hours of Instruction: 135-180
    Recommended Maximum Enrollment: 30
    Prerequisite: N/A
    Career Cluster(s): Foundational: AR, BM, IT
    Enhancement: AG, AC, ED, FN, GV, HL, HT, HU, LW, MN, MK, ST, TD
    Completer: N/A
    Aligned Credential or Certification:
    Microsoft Office Specialist - Word 2016 (Core and/or Expert) AND
    Microsoft Office Specialist - PowerPoint 2016 Work-Based Learning Cooperative Education
    Internship
    Service Learning
    Job Shadowing.
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    2016 Unit Titles/Essential Standards and Indicator Statements
    (The Learner will be able to:) Course Weight RBT Designation Local Use
    Total Course Weight 100% Dates Days
    1.00 Understand word processing software application skills using Microsoft Word 2016. 30%
    1.01 Understanding Word 8/26-8/27 2
    1.02 Basic Editing 8/28-8/29 2
    1.03 Character Formatting 8/30&9/3-9/4 3
    1.04 Paragraph Formatting 9/6-9/9 2
    1.05 Managing Text Flow 9/10-9/11 2
    1.06 Creating Tables 9/12-9/13&9/16 3
    1.07 Working with Themes, Style Sets, Backgrounds, Quick Parts, and Text Boxes 9/17-9/18 2
    1.08 Using Illustrations and Graphics 9/19-9/20 2
    1.09 Formatting a Research Paper 9/23&9/24-9/25 3
    2.00 Understand advanced word processing skills using Microsoft Word 2016. 20%
    2.01 Managing Document Changes 9/26-9/27 2
    2.02 Advanced Editing and Formatting 9/30-10/1 2
    2.03 Protecting and Sharing Documents 10/2-10/4 3
    2.04 Customizing Documents 10/7-10/8 2
    2.05 Using Macros, QuickParts, and Content Links 10/9-10/11 3
    2.06 Using Fields, Forms and Indexes 10/14-10/15 2
    2.07 Performing Mail Merges 10/16-10/18 3
    3.00 Understand presentation software application skills using Microsoft PowerPoint 2016. 50%
    3.01 PowerPoint Essentials 10/22-10/23 2
    3.02 Presentation Basics 10/24-10/25 2
    3.03 Working with Text 10/28-10/30 2
    3.04 Designing a Presentation 10/30-11/1 3
    3.05 Adding Tables to Slides 11/4-11/5 2
    3.06 Using Charts in a Presentation 11/6-11/7 2
    3.07 Creating SmartArt Graphics 11/8&11/12 2
    3.08 Adding a Graphics to a Presentation 11/13-11/15 3
    3.09 Using Animation and Multimedia 11/18-11/19 2
    3.10 Securing and Sharing a Presentation 11/20-11/21 2
    3.11 Delivering a Presentation 11/22&11/25-26 3

    Testing Review Date Days
    Objective 1.0 12/2-12/3 2
    Objective 2.0 12/4-12/5 2
    Objective 3.0 12/6&12/9 2
    Objective 1.0-3.0 12/10-12/13 4

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