Introduction to Computer Information Systems - 3
Introduction to the concepts of computer information systems as problem-solving tools in business, economics, mathematics, the sciences and other disciplines. Includes the history of computing, computer hardware, operating systems computer networking and communication systems, the Internet, and ethical and societal implications of computer usage. An overview of personal computer applications software (word processing, spreadsheets, and personal database management systems) is also included. Recommended: Minimum one year of high school algebra or MATH BA and Reading Level 5 or 6. Hours: 54 lect. Offered: F, S, SS. CCS: Occupational Education. Transferable: UC, CSU and private colleges.