Computer Concepts by
MS Office 2007: Projects by Cram
Understand the fundamental parts of a computer system.
Understand digital basics, Operating systems and file management.
Understand basic concepts of the Internet including the creation of a home page.
Understand basic concepts of networking including wired and wireless technologies.
Understand and use MS Windows with OS VISTA.
Create projects using Microsoft Word 2007, Excel 2007 and PowerPoint 2007
Be able to use Blackboard as a communication tool.
Course Format is lecture/discussion/demonstration and hands on lab activities.
My office hours are before and after class in H319 and by appointment.
Student tutoring is
All assignments, lab assignments and papers need to be submitted on time. Work that is submitted one class late will be accepted, but marked down one full letter grade. After that, late work will be not accepted.
Attendance is mandatory for all class meetings and activities. Class participation as well as attendance will count in the Class/Lab participation part of your grade.
The University's network and various computer labs are available for computer work.
Cell phones and other modes of individual digital communication are not to be used during class.
All assignments need to be completed on the software products demonstrated in class.
Exams need to be taken on the date indicated on my web page. Makeup exams will generally not be given.
Honesty and integrity is
expected from all students. Work that is not the student's will be given
a grade of 0.
Final Grade Breakdown:
Productivity Assignments 30%
Home Page 10%
Class/Lab Participation 10%
Final Exam 20%