Curriculum Guideline

Basic Office Skills

Effective Date:
Program Code
CNOADA
Discontinued
No
Program
Faculty
Commerce & Business Administration
Department
Office Administration
Credential Type
Certificate
Transcript Title
Office Admin - Office Asst Cit
Date of First Offering
Start Term
201530
End Term
201930
Institutional Unit
Office Administration
Credential
Certificate in Office Administration - Basic Office Skills
Length of Program
Two semesters
Credits
15.00
Admissions Requirements
  1. General College Admission Requirements (excluding Language Proficiency Requirement).
  2. English 11 with a grade of "C" or better or the following exemptions:
    • EN 12 "P"
    • EN LIT 12 "P"
    • TPC 12 "P"
    • COMM 12 "C+"
  3. Strong English skills are required. Students who do not meet the English requirement may be interested in upgrading English skills while taking keyboarding courses.
Curriculum Framework

Graduation Requirements

Effective for Summer 2017 graduation, a minimum of 50% of the required program courses must be taken at Douglas College.

Course Title Credits

OADM 1103 (with a B+ or better) OR OADM 1303

Introduction to Keyboarding (with a B+ or better) OR Keyboarding Skill Development

3
OADM 1240 Business Commununications and Procedures 3
OADM 1241 Office Relations and Productivity Skills 3
OADM 1244 General Office Skills 3
OADM 1246 Computer Applications I   3
    15

Successful completion of all courses with a "C" or better is required for graduation. Students using OADM 1103 as a program requirement, instead of OADM 1303, must obtain a grade of “B+” or higher in OADM 1103