Course Title: Use advanced features of computer applications

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4197

Course Title: Use advanced features of computer applications

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 40.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2011,
Term1 2012

Course Contact: program Administration - Adam Lovell

Course Contact Phone: 03 9925 4976

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course allows students to use a number of computer applications employing advanced features. This course is co-delivered with ICAU1129A and ICAB4060A

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

This course is assessed with the competencies Operate a Word Processing Application (ICAU1129A) and Identify Physical Database Requirements (ICAB4060A).

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAU3126A Use advanced features of computer applications


1.  Manipulate data

2.  Access and use support resources

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to use three computer applications to their full capacity employing advanced features and import/export facilities.

Overview of Assessment

Assessments  include:

Development of a portfolio of documents demonstrating competence in various software packages.