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2017-2018 Course Catalog 
2017-2018 Course Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CAPL 1000 - Computer Literacy

Credits: 1
Hours/Week: Lecture 1Lab None
Course Description: This course is designed to provide students with the beginning skills and basic computer concepts needed in todays world. In a hands-on lab environment, students will be introduced to the computer and its terminology. Topics include computer system overview, basic exploration of some popular software packages, and managing computer files. Restriction: Closed to students who have earned credit in CAPL 1010  OR CSCI 1020 .
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): None
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: OFFT 0092

Major Content
  1. Computing Fundamentals
  2. Introductory Software Applications
  3. Online Connections

Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course students will be able to:

  1. Identify the computer components.
  2. Identify and use features of the operating system.
  3. Identify peripheral devices.
  4. Create and modify basic word processing documents.
  5. Modify existing spreadsheets.
  6. Modify existing presentation files
  7. Utilize components of a course management system.
  8. Organize and use an e-mail program, add contacts, and manage appointments.

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