ACC 155 :: Excel for Busninesses
Spring 2013 @Kapiolani CC

CRN: 33628
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Calvin Tan
ctan@hawaii.edu
734-9261 (Ph)
734-9147 (Fax)
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 01/07/2013 - 05/10/2013
Course Requirements: Two weeks prior to the start of the semester, log into https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal with your UH username and password to check for announcements from your instructor.

Students are required to use Microsoft Office on Windows PC and have a basic familiarity with the Internet. ACC 155 students are expected to provide their own USB compatible high density electronic storage media of minimum size specified by instructor (minimum 128 MB).
Course Prerequisites: Prerequisite(s):
Credit or concurrent enrollment in ICS 100 or ICS 101.

Recommended Preparation:
ACC 202
Course Description: ACC 155 emphasizes the use of spreadsheets and databases as a tool for making business decisions. Students gain not only technical expertise and advanced spreadsheet skills, but also operating proficiency in the use of Microsoft Excel within the framework of a business information system. Basic Access will be introduced to students as an alternate tool to deal with data intensive situations. Accounting, business and computer knowledge are reinforced through application of these software tools to model building, trouble shooting, case studies, and team projects.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the Kapiolani CC bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/uhkcc/home.aspx. If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: Students are required to use Microsoft Office on Windows PC and have a basic familiarity with the Internet.

ACC 155 students are expected to provide their own USB compatible high density electronic storage media of minimum size specified by instructor (minimum 128 MB).

The Internet allows students to take a course at home using a personal computer. Familiarity with using a computer and basic Internet skills (browsing, sending e-mail, saving/sending files) is required. Students must have a computer with Internet access. Depending on the online course, students may be required to log in at a specific day and time or at anytime. Students taking an online course should always contact their instructor after registration or prior to the first day of class to get detailed information regarding the course.

Minimum Computer Hardware/Software Requirements:
http://www.hawaii.edu/its/swhw_info-stu.html

It is also required that you obtain a UH Email account. Please go to the following URL for more information: http://www.hawaii.edu/askus/563
Additional Notes: This ACC 155 class section (CRN 33628) is conducted on the Internet.

Prior to the start of the semester log into https://laulima.hawaii.edu/portal with your UH username and password to check for announcements from your instructor.
This class has a 16 week schedule and it is not self-paced.

Please check your MYUH portal account regularly for announcements about class cancellations, UH system announcements, and/or email.

For class information or other inquiries contact the program coordinator via email (ctan@hawaii.edu).
Updated: Thursday, October 25, 2012 11:23:24