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CIS 105 Introduction to Information Systems:  

This course provides an overview of microcomputer applications including a brief introduction to computer concepts, computer operating systems, software and hardware. It introduces the student to word-processing, spreadsheets, the Internet, graphics, and database software. Included is the creation of web pages, integration of the applications, and hands-on introduction to Microsoft Windows commands, files, features and functions

Information Systems


CIS 107 Microcomputer Applications in Business I

Quarter:  Winter 2006, Arlington Campus  http://www.strayer.edu/

Instructor: Prof. Mort Anvari (202) 294-4230 morteza@anvari.net

Class Web Sites: http://www.anvari.net/cis107.htm

Book Web site:    http://www.prenhall.com/grauer/


CIS 107- Course Syllabus  http://www.anvari.net/cis107/CIS107 Syllabus.doc   

1-   Word PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 1.ppt   Microsoft Word 2002, : What will Word Processing do for me?

2-   Word PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 2.ppt   Gaining Proficiency: Editing and Formatting

3-   Word PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 3.ppt   Enhancing a document: The Web and Other Resources

4-   Word PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 4.ppt   Advanced Features: Outlines, Tables, Styles, and Sections

5-   Word PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 5.ppt   Desktop Publishing: Creating a Newsletter

6-   Word PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 6.ppt   Creating a Home Page: Introduction to HTML

7-   Word PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 7.ppt   Workgroups, Forms, and Macros

8-   Excel PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 1.ppt   Introduction to Microsoft EXCEL: What is a Spreadsheet?

9-   Excel PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 2.ppt   Gaining Proficiency: Copying, Formatting, and Isolating Assumptions

10- Excel PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 3.ppt   Spreadsheets in Decision Making: What if?

11- Excel PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 4.ppt   Graphs and Charts: Delivering a Message

12- Excel PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 5.ppt   Consolidating Data: 3-D Workbooks and File Linking

13- Excel PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 6.ppt   A Financial Forecast: Workgroups, Auditing, and Templates

14- Excel PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 7.ppt   List and Data Management: Converting Data to Information

15- Excel PowerPoint Lecture Chapter 8.ppt   Automating Repetitive Tasks: Macros and Visual Basic


Information SystemsNetworkingNetwork DesignNet InfrastructureInterNetworkingNetwork SecurityNet Security DesignIntranet-InternetOffice ProductivityWeb DevelopmentNet Architect & AnalData CommunicationBusiness Data CommEnterprise Net MangArchitecture and OSOperating SystemsModeling TheoryEnterprise ModelingSystem AnalysisProject ManagementStudents ProjectsNetworking

Professor Morteza Anvari


CIS 105 Syllabus Summer of 2008 

Essential Intro to Computers

Introduction to Windows XP

MS Word Chapter 1

MS Word Chapter 2

MS Word Chapter 3

MS Word Web Feature

MS PowerPoint Chapter 1

MS PowerPoint Chapter 2

MS PowerPoint Web Feature

MS Excel Chapter 1

MS Excel Chapter 2

MS Excel Chapter 3

MS Excel Web Feature

MS Access Chapter 1

MS Access Chapter 2

MS Access Chapter 3

MS Access Integration Feature

MS Outlook Chapter 1

MS Office 2007 Integration






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Start - End Date





Microcomputer Applications in Business I


 04:30pm - 07:30pm



01/09/2006 03/27/2006