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eSyllabus Palo Alto College COSC1301 045 2012 Spring Course: Section: Term: Computer Science/Computer Info Systems JANSMA, JOHN 2104863318 [email protected] Ozuna Learning Center - 116D Microcomputer Applications 79052 3 0 Department: Instructor: Phone: Email: OfficeLocation: Course Title: CRN: Lec. Hrs. per wk: Lab. Hrs. per wk: Credit Hours: Overview of computer information systems. Introduces computer hardware, software, data, procedures, systems and human resources, and explores their integration and application in business and other segments in society. The fundamentals of computer problem-solving and programming in a higher level programming language may be discussed and applied. Specific topics may be varied to reflect emerging technological changes. Provides a foundation for further study in computer science or computer information systems. Course Description (e-catalog): Reading Basic Skills Prerequisite: READ 0301 Math Basic Skills Prerequisite: MATH 0301 PREREQUISITES, CO-REQUISITES and OTHER REQUIREMENTS: none TEXTBOOKS (including ISBN#) and REQUIRED MATERIALS/RECOMMENDED READING: The course is divided into 6 distinct modules: Module1 covers computer fundamentals; Module 2 is on Hardware; Module3 is on Software; Module4 is on Networking and the Internet; Module5 is on the Computer and Society and Module6 is titled ‘You and your computer’. Additionally, proficiency in using Microsoft Office is also addressed. [You can use ‘Open Office’ s/w if you wish … but submissions must then be in Microsoft format. For example, the Word assignments must be submitted using document type .doc and Excel assignments must be submitted with document type xls .] Course content is primarily from the Internet. COURSE CONTENT: Identify the components of a computer system; use common applications; explain the impact of computers on society; identify computer careers; identify fundamental programming structures; identify ethical use of computers; and use basic operating system functions. STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES / PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES: HOW YOUR GRADE WILL BE COMPUTED: Grades will be based upon the traditional scale of: 90 - 100 A 80 - 89 B 70 - 79 C 60 - 69 D 00 - 59 F METHODS OF MEASUREMENT (grade requirements): 2/22/2012 Page 1 of 6
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Palo Alto College COSC1301 045 2012 Spring Course: Section: Term: Exams and Lab Assignments will be weighted as follows: Best 3 of 4 grades from the 4 exams 75% (25% each)* Best 5 of 6 assignment grades 25% (5% each) 2/22/2012 Page 2 of 6
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Palo Alto College COSC1301 045 2012 Spring Course: Section: Term: STUDENT RESPONSIBILITIES: A. Attendance: Effective Spring Term 2010, student absences will be recorded from the first day the class meets. Regular and punctual attendance in all classes and laboratories, day and evening, is required. Students
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2012 for the course ACCT 167 taught by Professor Leung during the Spring '11 term at Mt. SAC.

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Syllabus(22) - eSyllabus Palo Alto College Course: COSC1301...

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