2014-2015 Catalog

INFO 1001 Information Systems and Literacy

4.5 - 0.0 - 4.5



Course Description

This course is a broad-based introduction to information technology systems and literacy concepts. Students are introduced to computer technology concepts and skills needed to be successful in their academic and professional lives. The course focuses on both technology and proficiency. Topics include computing devices, using the cloud, technology enhanced research, effective search techniques, office automation tools, security, and the Internet. For students who feel they have mastered the concepts taught in this course, an INFO 1001 competency test is available in the Testing Centers. NOTE: A basic understanding of computer systems is recommended prior to taking this course. Students desiring to take a basic introductory computer course should enroll in WORK 0900 Introduction to Microcomputer Technology.