Computer Concepts focuses on: basic terminology, computer literacy, hardware, operating systems, structured design techniques, ethics and virus protection and prevention. Students get hands-on practice with the Windows operating system and application software. MS Office is taught using Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint.
SKILLS NEEDED: Windows basic skills. Awareness of mouse functions and usage. Email proficiency. Keyboarding experience. Basic understanding of files, folders and directories.
Please note: Upon completion of this course, with a grade of B or higher, completed units may be transferred to Palomar College for college credit.