Skip to main content
Photo of a student studying in a library

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.

Prerequisites

(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

Fall; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 8/28/2017

 105142839Computer Orientation 1Pearlman A$22.0010/20/0OpenF  08:00 AM-10:07 AM AS900
 105246263Computer Orientation 1Baron T$22.0013/20/0OpenW  05:30 PM-07:37 PM RC150

Fall; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 8/28/2017

 105047717Computer OrientationOE/OE1Walker L$12.0026/31/0Open 

Spring; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 5/8/2017

 105122872Computer Orientation 1Towner M$22.009/20/0OpenT  05:30 PM-07:37 PM AS900

Summer; 2017; COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS; No of Weeks : 7; Begins : 7/3/2017

 105132859Computer Orientation 1Towner M$22.0014/20/0OpenT  06:00 PM-08:07 PM AS310