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ICS 105: Computer and Information Literacy Exam Preparation (3 credits)

Course Description

By the end of the course, the student will be able to: Use and understand computer and information literacy terminology; Manage computer files; Send, receive, and reply to e-mails, including attachments; Find information using appropriate search tools; Evaluate information sources; Create, save, edit, and print documents such as e-mails, word processing, and spreadsheets. The four parts of the Computer and Information Literacy exam are administered during this course. (3 hours lecture)

Pre-Requisite(s): Placement into ENG 22 or higher or consent of instructor.


Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the course, the student will be able to:

  • Pass the Computer and Information Literacy Exam required for the AA degree at WCC.
  • Use E-mail to send and receive messages with attachments.
  • Navigate a computer's file management system and perform basic file management tasks.
  • Create, edit and format word processing documents such as a college research paper.
  • Identify what information is needed for a given situation, and find, evaluate and use information ethically.
  • Use a spreadsheet to make simple computations and create a graphical display of data.

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page last updated: August 13, 2012

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