Computer technology and related social issues. Hardware, software, applications in diverse areas. Problems concerning computerized services, data banks, governmental controls. Problem solving using software packages (such as hypertext, spreadsheets, word processing, database, presentation graphics, etc.). Credit not allowed for both CS 100 and MIS 200. Credit not applicable toward major or minor in computer science. (3 credit hours)
One year of high school algebra or MATH 095.
Discovering Computers 2004 by Shelly, Cashman and Vermaat.
Office XP Introductory Concepts and Techniques by Shelly, Cashman and Vermaat.
Four exams will be given throughout the semester. There will be six lab sessions, six in-class exercises and six assignments to be completed outside of class.