2021-2022 College Catalog 
    Mar 22, 2023  
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CIS 1023 - Introduction to Computing*

3 Credits
Introductory course designed to give the student hands-on computer instruction. Hardware and software basics, mouse and keyboard shortcuts, managing files /folders, running multiple applications concurrently, cut-copy-paste techniques; software applications that learners use on a regular basis, including word-processing, spreadsheet, database, and presentations; use of internet, getting connected; learning to use features of the web browser, searching the web, downloading files and programs, and using e-mail.

Prerequisite: Basic keyboarding skills required or BUS 1103 Keyboarding I** strongly recommended

Course Level Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

1. Identify various computer types and computer system components. (GEO 3)
2. List the major functions of operating systems. (GEO 3)
3. Use common e-mail features. (GEO 1, 4)
4. Manipulate Windows operating system and manage files and folders. (GEO 3)
5. Create, edit, save, and print files using Microsoft Office applications. (GEO 2)
6. Use peripheral and cloud storage options including flash drives and Windows OneDrive. (GEO 3)
7. Demonstrate basic Internet search techniques to locate online information. (GEO 2, 3)

ACTS Equivalent Course Number: CPSI 1003

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