Scheduling Plan & Sequencing Suggestions

Computer Business Office Technology (CBOT) Scheduling Plan by Semester & Term

Times will be adhered to as much as possible (check course schedule for exact course offerings and times)

DL = Distance Learning (online), F2F = Face to Face (in person)

*Core course for certificate or A.S. degree, **Selected unit course A.S. degree, ***Advisory course,

View CBOT Scheduling Plan pdf

Course Name Fall Winter Spring

Summer

CBOT 100*** Keyboarding(1 unit) DL
(Semester, & 2nd 8 weeks)F2F (Wed. 11-12)
DL DL
(1st 8 weeks& 2nd 8 weeks)F2F (Wed. 11-12)

DL

CBOT 131* Introduction to Word Processing (3 units) DL
F2F (MW 12:45 – 2:05)
  DL
F2F (MW 12:45 – 2:05)

DL

CBOT 132* Advanced Word Processing (3 units) F2F (MW 9:30 – 10:50)   DL

 

CBOT 302* Records Management (2 units)     DL (2nd 8 weeks)

 

CBOT 333* Business Desktop Publishing (Publisher) (3 units) DL   DL

 

CBOT 305* Legal Office Procedures* (3 units) DL   DL

 

CBOT 312** Keyboarding Speed Development** (1 unit) DL DL DL

DL

CBOT 334* Admin. Operations & Office Procedures (3 units) DL   DL

 

CBOT/CBIS 337* Presentation Design/PowerPoint* (3 units) DL   F2F (MW 9:30 – 10:50)

DL

CBOT 350**** (1 unit) TBD   TBD

 

CBOT 351**** (1 unit) TBD   TBD

 

CBOT 360* Intro to Word (1 unit) TBD   TBD

 

CBOT 361* Intro to PowerPoint (1 unit) TBD   TBD

 

****Concurrent Enrollment course, TBD = To Be Det

CBOT Sequencing Suggestions

Administrative Assistant/Secretarial

 Degree/Certificate Name: Computer Business Office Technology (CBOT): Administrative Assistant/Secretarial

Certificate Requirements: Certificate = 29 units (Certificate *core and **selected units required)

Associate in Science Degree: A.S. Degree = 29 units for Certificate plus 31 units (need 60 units total counting degree & certificate with 21 GE plus electives per General Education Requirements) Note: Always meet with your counselor to verify courses required.

First Year****

First Semester - Fall Second Semester - Spring
Course Title Units Course Title Units
CBOT 131* Introduction to Word Processing(MW 12:45 – 2:05 or online) 3 CBOT/CBIS 337* Pres. Design PowerPoint(MW 9:30 – 10:50 or in Fall & Summer online) 3
BUS 107** Human Relations in Business (online) 3 CBOT 333* Business Desktop Publishing (Online) 3
CBOT 100*** Keyboarding (Wed. 11-12 or online) 1 BUS 160* Business Communications (Online Spring or in person in Fall Lompoc Wed. nights (6:30-9:35) 3
GE General Education course or electives 3 GE General Education course 3
GE General Education course or electives 3 GE General Education course 3
GE General Education course or electives 3      
  Total 16   Total 15

Second Year

Fall Spring
Course Title Units Course Title Units
CBOT 132* Advanced Word Processing(MW 9:30 – 11:00 or online in Spring) 3 CBOT 302* Records Management(2nd 8 weeks online) 2
CBIS 141* Excel – Comprehensive (Tues 1-2:20 or online in Spring and Summer) 3 CBOT 334* Admin. Operations/Office Proc. (Online) 3
GE General Education course 3 ACCT 317** Bookkeeping 1 (MW 8:00 – 9:20) 3
GE General Education course 3 GE General Education course 3
GE General Education course 3 GE General Education course 3
  Total 15   Total 14

*Core Certificate course, **Selected Unit Certificate recommended course (you choose selected units), ***Recommended depending on Keyboarding Speed ,****If your first semester is not Fall, adjust as necessary, all courses except for CBOT 302 are offered every semester. If you prefer in person classes, note that CBOT 132 and CBIS 141 are offered in person only in Fall and CBOT/CBIS 337 is offered in person only in Spring. CBOT 131 is always offered in person and online. Course sequences are suggestions; however, it is highly recommended you start with CBOT 131 your first semester and it is always offered in person and online).

Legal Secretarial

Degree/Certificate Name: Computer Business Office Technology (CBOT): Legal Secretarial

Certificate Requirements: Certificate = 30 units (Certificate *core and **selected units required)

Associate in Science Degree: A.S. Degree = 30 units for Certificate plus 30 units (need 60 units total counting degree & certificate with 21 GE plus electives per General Education Requirements) Note: Always meet with your counselor to verify courses required.

First Year****

First Semester - Fall Second Semester - Spring
Course Title Units Course Title Units
CBOT 131* Introduction to Word Processing(MW 12:45 – 2:05 or online) 3 BUS 110* Business Law (in person or online various times and sections) 3
BUS 107** Human Relations in Business (online) 3 CBOT 305* Legal Office Procedures 3
GE General Education course 3 BUS 160* Business Communications (Online or in person in Fall in Lompoc Wed. nights (6:30-9:35) 3
GE General Education course or electives 3 GE General Education course 3
GE General Education course or electives 3 GE General Education course 3
      BUS 369** Employment Law (Saturday 8 hour class) .5
  Total 15   Total 15.5

Second Year

Fall Spring
Course Title Units Course Title Units
CBOT 132* Advanced Word Processing(MW 9:30 – 11:00 or online in Spring) 3 CBOT/CBIS 337** Pres. Design PowerPoint (MW 9:30 – 10:50 or in Fall & Summer online) 3
PLGL 101* Intro to Paralegal Studies (Tues. nights) 3 PLGL 107** Ethics for Paralegals (2 Saturdays Spring or Fall) 1
GE General Education course 3 CBOT 334* Admin. Operations/Office Proc. (Online) 3
GE General Education course 3 BUS 375** Patents & Copyrights (Saturday 8 hours) .5
GE General Education course 3 GE General Education course 3
      GE General Education course or electives 3
      CWE** Cooperative Work Experience 1
  Total 15   Total 14.5

*Core Certificate course, **Selected Unit Certificate recommended course (you choose selected units), ***Recommended depending on Keyboarding Speed ****If your first semester is not Fall, adjust as necessary, all courses except for CBOT 302 are offered every semester. If you prefer in person classes, note that CBOT 132 and CBIS 141 are offered in person only in Fall and CBOT/CBIS 337 is offered in person only in Spring. CBOT 131 is always offered in person and online. Course sequences are suggestions; however, it is highly recommended you start with CBOT 131 your first semester and it is always offered in person and online).

Word/Information Processing

Degree/Certificate Name: Computer Business Office Technology (CBOT): Word/Information Processing

Certificate Requirements: Certificate = 24 units (Certificate *core and **selected units required)

Associate in Science Degree: A.S. Degree = 24 units for Certificate plus 36 units (need 60 units total counting degree & certificate with 21 GE plus electives per General Education Requirements) Note: Always meet with your counselor to verify courses required.

First Year****

First Semester - Fall Second Semester - Spring
Course Title Units Course Title Units
CBOT 131* Introduction to Word Processing(MW 12:45 – 2:05 or online) 3 CBOT/CBIS 337* Pres. Design PowerPoint(MW 9:30 – 10:50) 3
BUS 101** Introduction to Business (in person or online various times and sections) 3 BUS 160** Business Communications (Online or in person in Fall in Lompoc Wed. nights (6:30-9:35) 3
CBOT 100*** Keyboarding (Wed. 11-12 or online) 1 CBOT 333* Business Desktop Publishing (Online) 3
GE General Education course or electives 3 GE General Education course 3
GE General Education course or electives 3 GE General Education course 3
GE General Education course or electives 2      
  Total 15   Total 15

Second Year

Fall Spring
Course Title Units Course Title Units
CBOT 132* Advanced Word Processing(MW 9:30 – 11:00) 3 CBOT 334* Admin. Operations/Office Proc. (Online) 3
CBIS 141** Excel – Comprehensive (Tues 1-2:20 or online in Spring or Summer) 3 GE General Education course 3
GE General Education course 3 GE General Education course 3
GE General Education course 3 GE General Education course 3
GE General Education course 3 GE General Education course 3
  Total 15   Total 15

*Core Certificate course, **Selected Unit Certificate recommended course (you choose selected units), ***Recommended depending on Keyboarding Speed

****If your first semester is not Fall, adjust as necessary, all courses except for CBOT 302 are offered every semester. If you prefer in person classes, note that CBOT 132 and CBIS 141 are offered in person only in Fall and CBOT/CBIS 337 is offered in person only in Spring. CBOT 131 is always offered in person and online. Course sequences are suggestions; however, it is highly recommended you start with CBOT 131 your first semester and it is always offered in person and online).

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