Computer Applications & Occupational Technology Courses

Register for classes using WebAdvisor. Review the searchable online Class Schedule for class dates and times. Course descriptions are available in the Catalog. All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to review academic program requirements and discuss their long-range academic plan.

A sampling of courses for this discipline includes (not a complete list):

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  • CAOT/CS-101A Computer Applications Fundamentals
  • CAOT-104 Basic Keyboarding
  • CAOT-110A/B/C Beginning Keyboarding
  • Two students laughing while working in computer lab.CAOT-111 Intermediate Keyboarding
  • CAOT-112 Advanced Keyboarding
  • CAOT-147 Computer Applications in Biology
  • CAOT-148 Computer Applications in Biotechnology
  • CAOT-150 Computer Applications in Chemistry
  • CAOT-160 Social Media and Digital Citizenry

Textbooks, Online Access Codes, Other Supplies and Resources

Most Ohlone College classes require the purchase of a textbook, and some classes require the purchase of online access codes (also known as keys) or other supplies. Most of these purchases are available at the Ohlone College Bookstore.

Students may also be required to pay additional fees for access to online resources that are not available through the Ohlone College Bookstore. Please check with the instructor.

More at Textbooks: Information and Purchasing, including Online Orders, Newark Center Textbooks and Supplies, Book Buybacks, and Textbook Costs.

Student Learning Outcomes

Administrative Assistant with Supervisory Focus AA Degree

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of computer office skills such as e-mail, file storage, and file sharing.
  2. Show intermediate to advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite applications: Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of Web searches and other Internet usages.
  4. Demonstrate keyboarding skills at a minimum of 60 wpm.
  5. Demonstrate knowledge of basic English and math skills.
  6. Demonstrate ability to create correspondence at a level requiring no supervision.
  7. Show ability to proofread office documents using basic editing skills.
  8. Demonstrate knowledge of leadership and supervisory theory.