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Summer 2012
Aug 30, 2015
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CSCI 120 - Introduction to Information Technology
An overview of computer concepts and Information Technology (IT). Applications of IT in various disciplines are illustrated and the role of information technology in contemporary society, including issues of intellectual property, ethics, privacy and security is discussed. Students are introduced to windowed environments, file management, problem-solving tools and a high-level programming language. Advanced concepts of word processing, spreadsheets, and presentation software required for effective communication, analysis, and design are explored. Note: Students cannot receive credit for both this course and 63.151 Personal Computer (PC) Fundamentals and Applications. Students in the IT minor who have taken 63.151 Personal Computer (PC) Fundamentals and Applications should take CSCI 108 HTML, JavaScript Programming and Web Site Development in lieu of CSCI 120 Introduction to Information Technology.
1.000 Credit hours
4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Non-Matriculated, Post-Baccalaureate, Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Independent/Directed Study, Lecture

Computer Science Department

Course Attributes:
Undergraduate Level Course

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