Digital Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) materials are now available for download from the Microsoft IT Academy member’s website! The full catalog of MOAC courseware is available as free digital e-books, enabling you to share or print PDF versions with your students. Supplemental instructor materials — including lecture notes, PowerPoint presentations, test item files, and solutions or lab set up guides — are also available for digital download (or as print versions for a fee).
The materials cover three topic areas:
- Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) training: curriculum materials that help students prepare for MOS certification exams, suitable as standalone courses or paired with eLearning for remediation or accelerated learning
- Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) training: curriculum materials for use in the classroom to help students prepare for MTA certification exams
- .NET application development: a set of three .NET courses that provide foundational .NET development skills.
Use this Teacher Quick Start Guide MOAC to help you access the digital MOAC content!
The Microsoft Official Academic Course series (MOAC) is an integrated program of e-books, lab manuals, and instructor resources designed for classes that are taught over a period of 6 to 16 weeks. MOAC provides everything academic instructors need to plan, prepare, and conduct hands-on classes. The courses are designed for students preparing for entry-level information and communications technology positions and for the following certification exams:
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) and Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA)
The Microsoft Official Academic Course (MOAC) series, published by John Wiley and Sons in partnership with Microsoft, delivers a complete learning and teaching framework developed specifically for use in an academic setting.