Credits: 0.5
Term: Fall 2017
Prerequisites:



Course Description:

Dive into an exciting course that will provide you with the foundational skills needed for exciting careers like game development, military defense, web design, and software engineering! You will explore Microsoft Office online applications, web design, emerging technologies, operating systems, project management, communication methods, Information Technology careers, and much more in this course. Learn about your strengths and how they relate to different career paths.



Topics & Concepts:
Module 1 Digital Survival Kit
  • 01.00 Introduction
  • 01.01 Computer Parts and Pieces
  • 01.02 The Secret Life of Files
  • 01.03 Computer Upkeep
  • 01.04 Networks and What They Do
  • 01.05 Module One Post-Test
Module 2 The Digital Water Cooler
  • 02.00 Introduction
  • 02.01 Explore Office Online
  • 02.02 Email Basics
  • 02.03 Word Basics
  • 02.04 Layouts and Design Theory
  • 02.05 Proofing Before Sending
  • 02.06 Discussion-Based Assessment
  • 02.07 Module Two Project
Module 3 Work IT Out
  • 03.00 Introduction
  • 03.01 Be Ethical
  • 03.02 Success in the Workplace
  • 03.03 Emerging Technologies
  • 03.04 Project Protocol
  • 03.05 Module Three Post-Test
Module 4 Data Driven
  • 04.00 Introduction
  • 04.01 Spreadsheet Basics
  • 04.02 Formatting, Formulas, and Functions
  • 04.03 Data Delivery
  • 04.04 Electronic Warehouses
  • 04.05 Discussion-Based Assessment
  • 04.06 Module Four Project
  • 04.07 Segment One Exam


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