Computer Information Systems
(1-0) 1 Cr. Hrs.
Section Start Dates
|Section No||Start Date
|017719||January 6, 2014
|112844||January 6, 2014
|112866||March 10, 2014
|216033||January 6, 2014
|216271||March 10, 2014
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This course is designed for students who have had little or no experience with computers. Topics covered in this course include introduction to the Windows-based operating systems and some word processing concepts. Basic word processing concepts will be introduced using the hands-on approach. Successful completion of this course meets the minimum requirement needed to qualify a student to use one of the college’s computers during open lab hours.
(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)
Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:
- Explain the physical characteristics of computers and the impact computers have on personal and business lives.
- Identify hardware and software components of a computer system.
- Explore appropriate applications for computer solutions.
- Explain the day-to-day operations of a computer in a work/home environment.