This course will explore the relationship between software applications and advanced computer usage. Topics to be covered include security procedures (personal and corporate), internet, utilities, and basic maintenance and installation procedures of software. Included in the course will be the integration of data created by various software applications. This course assumes that students are familiar with the fundamentals and some advanced features of Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Office Word 2007, and Microsoft Office Excel 2007. The objectives of this course are to offer a comprehensive presentation of Microsoft Office Word 2007 and Microsoft Office Excel 2007; to expose students to practical examples of the computer as a useful tool; to acquaint students with the proper procedures to create and enhance documents, worksheets, databases, and presentations suitable for coursework, professional purposes, and personal use; to help students discover the underlying functionality of Office 2007 so they become more productive.