Course Title: Use technology in the workplace

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4210

Course Title: Use technology in the workplace

Portfolio: BUS

Nominal Hours: 50.0

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


650T TAFE Business


Term2 2009,
Term1 2011

Course Contact: Clem simonetto

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 5426

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This Unit of Competency covers using computers and associated devices and office technology to achieve outcomes required in the workplace.
The office technology used will include Microsoft Office packages, Internet and email applications.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites and co-requisites.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

FNSICGEN302B Use technology in the workplace


Access and enter information from/into the computer

Clarify the function that the equipment fulfils

Save files/data and produce computer reports as required

Undertake routine maintenance of computers and associated devices

Use and maintain other workplace equipment

Use manuals and online help to solve computing problems

Learning Outcomes

Refer to the performance elements in part A and the performance criteria in Part B

Overview of Assessment

Competency Based Assessment
Students will be provided with more than one opportunity to demonstrate competence.

Assessment Methods
Assessment for competency in this course will require students to present a variety of in class exercises in MS Word (Introduction), MS PowerPoint (Introduction) & MS Excel (Introduction) throughout the course. The student must demonstrate an understanding of all elements of a competency to be deemed competent.