# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Computer Information Systems, Advanced Common Career Technical Core Correlation by Task

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Common Career Technical Core Correlation by Task

In this course, the following tasks/competencies reinforce the standards listed beside them. Teachers may identify additional reinforcements in locally developed instructional materials.

Task/Competency Number Task/Competency Statement Standards
39 Compare advanced features of a word processing program to determine the best tools to use for a given task. Common Career Technical Core: IT12
46 Compare features and functions of various spreadsheet programs to determine the best software for an individual’s or organization's needs. Common Career Technical Core: IT12
57 Evaluate features of various database programs to determine the best software for an individual’s or organization's needs. Common Career Technical Core: IT12
65 Enhance multimedia presentation layout, according to principles of effective design. Common Career Technical Core: IT1
66 Enhance a multimedia presentation with advanced features (e.g., color, transitions, animations, timing, backgrounds, graphics, charts, graphs). Common Career Technical Core: IT1
67 Incorporate visual elements (e.g., scanned images, digital photography, video images, streaming, downloadable images from the Internet). Common Career Technical Core: IT1
68 Incorporate audio elements (e.g. music and voice recordings, digital audio [.wav] files, streaming, MIDI interface files). Common Career Technical Core: IT1
70 Proofread and edit multimedia presentations. Common Career Technical Core: IT1 ♦ IT9
71 Create handouts and other visuals (e.g., transparencies, speaker's notes, outline, CD/DVD, memory key). Common Career Technical Core: IT1
72 Deliver a multimedia presentation, according to the principles of effective communication. Common Career Technical Core: IT1
75 Determine appropriate desktop publishing products based upon the purpose of the publication, intended audience, output format, and time and cost constraints. Common Career Technical Core: IT12
90 Proofread, edit, and test a Web site for functionality. Common Career Technical Core: IT9
91 Critique a Web site, according to accepted Web design principles. Common Career Technical Core: IT9
94 Evaluate workstations, equipment, software, and supplies for design, layout, and purchase. Common Career Technical Core: IT11 ♦ IT12
95 Maintain and upgrade workstations, equipment, software, and supplies. Common Career Technical Core: IT-SUP2 ♦ IT11 ♦ IT12
96 Analyze software problems to obtain assistance via electronic and hard-copy references and documentation. Common Career Technical Core: IT-SUP3
97 Troubleshoot hardware problems (e.g., proper connections, scanner, printer, speakers, auxiliary drives). Common Career Technical Core: IT-SUP3 ♦ IT11
98 Explore tools (e.g., defragmenter, file compression, scan disk, diagnostic) to manage the operating system. Common Career Technical Core: IT-SUP7 ♦ IT12
99 Demonstrate (or explain) how to install software and customize defaults. Common Career Technical Core: IT-SUP7
100 Back up/restore programs and data files. Common Career Technical Core: IT7
102 Scan storage devices and equipment for viruses and spyware, and disinfect as needed. Common Career Technical Core: IT8
103 Install peripherals (e.g., scanner, digital camera, fax machine, modem). Common Career Technical Core: IT11
106 Investigate security issues related to Internet technology (e.g., viruses, firewalls, spam, system backup, passwords, wireless devices, data encryption). Common Career Technical Core: IT8
112 Explain the importance of network security (e.g., ethics, rights). Common Career Technical Core: IT8
127 Comply with copyright and patent laws pertaining to scanned images and documents, electronic clip art, recorded sounds, recorded and scanned photography, trademarks, and other elements adapted for use in desktop publishing, multimedia, and Web documents. Common Career Technical Core: BM2 ♦ IT4
128 Analyze situations where scanned/digitized audiovisual elements, documents, and electronic graphs may be used legally but are ethically questionable. Common Career Technical Core: BM2 ♦ IT4
129 Comply with policies regarding acceptable use of technology. Common Career Technical Core: BM2 ♦ IT4
130 Investigate computer crime and privacy issues related to Internet technology. Common Career Technical Core: BM2 ♦ IT4
131 Apply concepts of security, integrity, courtesy, and confidentiality related to information and communication systems and intellectual property. Common Career Technical Core: BM2 ♦ IT4
132 Investigate the design of Web sites for accessibility and accommodation of special needs (i.e., Americans with Disabilities Act, multilingual). Common Career Technical Core: BM2 ♦ IT4
136 Successfully complete an industry certification examination representative of skills learned in this course (e.g., MOS, IC3, NOCTI). Common Career Technical Core: BM3
137 Explore domestic and international job opportunities (using the Internet, newspapers, and other sources). Common Career Technical Core: BM3
138 Update résumé. Common Career Technical Core: BM3
139 Add representative work samples to portfolio, including résumé format suitable for online posting. Common Career Technical Core: BM3
140 Use electronic sources to research a company in preparation for a job interview. Common Career Technical Core: BM3
141 Participate in a mock interview. Common Career Technical Core: BM3
142 Compose an interview follow-up letter. Common Career Technical Core: BM3
143 Identify criteria for evaluating self-performance. Common Career Technical Core: BM3
144 Prepare a letter of resignation. Common Career Technical Core: BM3
145 Explore career and college options for lifelong learning. Common Career Technical Core: BM3
146 Investigate new and emerging technological trends in the workplace (e.g., video/teleconferencing, workgroup computing, telecommuting, virtual office, voice recognition, electronic calendars and task lists). Common Career Technical Core: BM3 ♦ IT6
147 Identify potential employment barriers for nontraditional groups and ways to overcome the barriers. Common Career Technical Core: BM3