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ABT-102 Keyboarding II

Online, 1 credit


This course is designed to help students improve their keyboarding speed. The software program used for this course analyzes students' keyboarding techniques and prescribes practice that helps them to key faster.


Prerequisite(s):

  • Take ABT 020 and ABT 100

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ABT-120 Job Search

Online, 1 credit


This course is designed to help students develop effective job search skills for today's competitive and changing job market. Topics include self-assessment, employability skills, networking, resumes, cover letters, applications, interviews, portfolios, and using the Internet for job search and career planning.


Prerequisite(s):

  • Take ABT 020.
  • Take ABT 116 and ABT 148.

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ABT-126 Presentation Software

Online, 1 credit


Using PowerPoint presentation software, students will apply appropriate design concepts to present data and information in a colourful and well-organized format. Students will learn how to use design templates, apply various attributes and include a variety of objects to create, modify, save, and deliver presentations.


Prerequisite(s):

  • Take ABT 020.
  • Take ABT 101.
  • English prerequisite for Applied Business Technology Program.

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ABT-135 Electronic Databases

Online, 1.5 credits


This course introduces you to the Microsoft Access data management system. It will focus on planning, designing, and creating a database to meet the information management needs of today's workplace. You will learn terminology, database concepts, and features of relational databases, and will use various commands and features to create tables, queries, forms and reports. You will enter data, work with calculations, extract information, generate, and print reports.


Prerequisite(s):

  • Take ABT 020.
  • Take ABT 101.

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ABT-145 Electronic Spreadsheets

Online, 1.5 credits


This course is designed to introduce students to many of the features available in Microsoft Excel, together with some of the numerous uses to which a spreadsheet can be put in the workplace.


Prerequisite(s):

  • Take ABT 020.
  • Take ABT 101 and ABT 147.

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ABT-146 Advanced Electronic Spreadsheets

Online, 1.5 credits


This course provides an advanced knowledge of electronic spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel. Students will learn to use spreadsheets for advanced applications in today's workplace. Exercises include using advanced formulas and functions to perform calculations, filter and format data, linking to Excel data for Mail merge, and developing a custom Excel application.


Prerequisite(s):

  • Take ABT 020.
  • Take ABT 101 and ABT 145.
  • English prerequisite for Applied Business Technology Program.
  • Math prerequisite for Applied Business Technology Program.

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ABT-161 Accounting I

Online, 2 credits


This course provides an introduction to manual accounting. Emphasis is placed on fundamental accounting principles and their application in day-to-day business situations. This course is based on a service business organized as a sole proprietorship.


Prerequisite(s):

  • Take ABT 020.
  • Take ABT 147.
  • English prerequisite for Office Administration Program.
  • Math prerequisite for Office Administration Program.

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ABT-162 Accounting II

Online, 3 credits


This course is a continuation of Accounting I and is designed to provide additional knowledge in common accounting systems including sales, purchases, taxes, inventory, and payroll. The concepts are presented in the context of a merchandising business.


Prerequisite(s):

  • Take ABT 020.
  • Take ABT 147 and ABT 161.
  • English prerequisite for Applied Business Technology Program.
  • Math prerequisite for Applied Business Technology Program.

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ABT-165 Computerized Accounting

Online, 2.5 credits


This course complements the manual accounting course. Using Simply Accounting software for Windows, Computerized Accounting provides the student with hands-on practice at converting a manual accounting system to a computerized one. The course covers recording transactions in the General Ledger, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, financial statements, payroll, project costing, inventory, reporting and graphing, and account reconciliation.


Prerequisite(s):

  • Take ABT 020.
  • Take ABT 101, ABT 161 and ABT 162.

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