Students will be able to use a computer and its peripherals to complete tasks. They will develop word processing skills, create electronic presentations, create and use databases, and create and use spreadsheets. Students will gain Internet skills including browsing, searching, emailing, researching, and presenting. They will learn and demonstrate basic Internet safety and ethics while engaging in various forms of online communication.
Students are strongly encouraged to either take each semester of this sequence or to otherwise master the concepts covered in this class. These skills are strongly aligned to academic success as well as being able to function well in a work environment involving even the basic levels of technology.