CGS 1070  Basic Computer and Information Literacy credits: 1

This course is designed to develop computer competencies and literacy. It introduces general computer operations using current computing technologies and data storage techniques. An introduction to a word processing and a spreadsheet program is included. Further, the course will introduce students to the core concepts of computer literacy and essential techniques for locating, analyzing, organizing and presenting information. The course also provides strategies for using a variety of electronic resources while emphasizing internet ethics and security.