Computer basics

This course will introduce you to several principles in computing for the new computer science and information technology students.  I will also cover:

Word processing: Introduction, general features of word processing; document formatting; printing; proof reading and spell checking; Mail merge; Spreadsheets; Introduction; advantages and applications. Definitions, worksheet and spreadsheet, power point, excel. Concepts, features and applications. Internet: Development, services, web browsers, search engines, simple hypertext markup language (HTML) documents. Social, cultural, and economics impacts on the use of ICT in society.