IS 110

Spreadsheet Skills and Business Analysis

Information Systems Marriott School of Business

Course Description

Basic spreadsheet skills focusing on features in MS Excel such as basic functions, logic and reference functions, statistical functions, what-if analysis, and charting to solve complex business problems. No technical background is necessary.

When Taught

All Semesters/Terms

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

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1

Fixed

1

Fixed

1

Fixed

0

Note

This course can be completed with online instruction, attendance is optional. Also offered by BYU Independent Study; enroll anytime throughout year; one year to complete; additional tuition required; register at is.byu.edu.

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Methods

Learning Outcome

<p>Build appropriate spreadsheet models of business problems to make rational, data-driven managerial recommendations effectively solving those problems.</p>

Title

Critical Thinking

Learning Outcome

<p>Manipulate spreadsheet models of business problems to examine the robustness of proposed solutions to those solutions.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>