This course introduces students to the essential technical and professional skills required in the field of Information Technology (IT). Through hands-on projects and written assignments, students gain an understanding of the operation of computers, computer networks, Internet fundamentals, programming, and computer support. Students also learn about the social impact of technological change and the ethical issues related to technology. Throughout the course, instructional activities emphasize safety, professionalism, accountability, and efficiency for workers within the field of IT.
Semester A covers:
- Introduction to Information Technology
- IT and Computer Hardware
- Operating Systems and Application Software
- Networks and the Internet
- HTML and the Web
- General Workplace Skills