Program Objectives:
  • Provide students with the skills and knowledge needed to design document formats for business correspondence and to translate business correspondence.
  • Teach students the basic functions of spreadsheet software and advanced functions of word processing software.
  • Train students to carry out common accounting tasks manually and electronically; use database and presentation software.
  • Instruct students to manage administrative information and use telecommunications tools.
  • Teach students to understand an identify various approaches to quality time management.
  • Help students practice oral and written communication skills in both English and French.


Course Name

Hours

Credits

Secretarial

  

The Occupation and the Training Process

15

1

Proofreading

75

5

Word Processing

90

6

Quality Writing English

60

4

Customer Service

60

4

Document Management

60

4

Produce Spreadsheets

30

2

Design Presentation

30

2

Business Texts

60

4

Business Correspondence 

75

5

Translation into French

75

5

Tables & Charts

60

4

Visual Design of Documents

90

6

Business Texts in French

90

6

Update Information Published on Digital Media

30

2

Follow-Up on Business Correspondence

75

5

Carry-Out Activities Related to the Organization of Meetings and Events

60

4

Produce Reports

60

4

Provide Technical Support

30

2

Coordinate Multiple Tasks

45

3

Entering the Workforce

30

6

Accounting

  

Occupation & Training

152

Researching Information

30

4

Calculations Related to Source Documents

30

2

Processing Source Documents

75

4

Handling Cash

45

3

Business Legislation

45

3

Professional Relationships

30

2

Communicating in French

75

5

Payroll

30

2

Processing Data

60

4

Daily Tasks

75

4

Efficiency 

75

5

Cost of Goods and Services

60

5

End-of-Year Tasks

75

5

Year-End Tasks

75

5

Income Tax Returns

60

4

Accounting Systems

45

3

Career Development

30

2

Entering the Work Force

120

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