CSCI 101 Introduction To Computers

A broad survey course covering current and emerging technologies in the computer and information technology fields. Computer hardware concepts, including peripheral, communication, and networking hardware, will be covered. Various computer software will be explored, including: operating systems, browsers, search engines, email, word processing, spreadsheets, database management and presentation software. Best practices for troubleshooting, maintenance and internet safety will be explored. Ethical issues will be evaluated. Fall, Spring.