Microcomputers for Business

CIP 101 INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SYSTEMS AND TECHNOLOGY 3 credits / 3 hours lecture / 1 hour laboratory
(Formerly CIP 2308)
Prerequisite: MAT 1604 or higher; ESL 035 or ESL 091 or higher.
This course introduces the student to information systems as applied to business organizations and the management of those systems. The course will explore issues of security and the ethical use of technology in society as well as application of various software currently used in a business environment. Students will be expected to demonstrate proficiency in such software as word processors, spreadsheets, and database management and presentation programs.