Computer Information Systems

CIS 105

Computer Orientation

Course Description

This course is designed for students who have had little or no experience with computers. Topics covered in this course include introduction to the Windows-based operating systems and some word processing concepts. Basic word processing concepts will be introduced using the hands-on approach. Successful completion of this course meets the minimum requirement needed to qualify a student to use one of the college’s computers during open lab hours.


(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • None.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Explain the physical characteristics of computers and the impact computers have on personal and business lives.
  • Identify hardware and software components of a computer system.
  • Explore appropriate applications for computer solutions.
  • Explain the day-to-day operations of a computer in a work/home environment.

Course Schedule

  No of Weeks   Begins   
 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 01/12/2015

 105112844Computer Orientation 1Cox V$10.0012/20/0Open
W 02:00PM-04:07PMAS210
 105216033Computer Orientation 1Koelzer L$10.0011/20/0Open
R 09:00AM-11:07AMRC150

COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 03/16/2015

 105112866Computer Orientation 1Cox V$10.0015/20/0Open
M 05:00PM-07:07PMAS210
 105216271Computer Orientation 1Cesarz N$10.0017/20/0Open
W 07:00PM-09:07PMRC150

COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 01/12/2015

 105017719Computer Orientation OE/OE1Walker L$30.0015/31/0Open

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