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Course Description

Computer Information Systems - CIS 105

Computer Orientation (1-0) 1 Cr. Hrs.

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

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Winter; 2018; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 1/8/2018

 105112844Computer Orientation 1Parker M$22.008/20/0OpenW  02:00 PM-04:07 PM AS220
 105216033Computer Orientation 1Cox V$22.0014/20/0OpenR  09:00 AM-11:07 AM RC150

Winter; 2018; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 1/8/2018

 105017719Computer OrientationOE/OE1Laird A$12.0019/31/0Open