Course Title: Operate a spreadsheet application

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4172 Certificate IV in Food Science & Technology

Course Title: Operate a spreadsheet application

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 30

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Course Contact: Geoff Moss

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4842

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Course Description

This unit defines the competency required to correctly operate spreadsheet applications and perform basic operations.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAITU130A Operate a spreadsheet application


Create spreadsheets

Customise basic settings

Format spreadsheet

Incorporate objects and charts in spreadsheet

Print spreadsheets

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Assessments for this course consist of:
• Class activities
• Assignments
• Presentations
• Exam