Computer Applications & Cyber-Security
This course introduces the essential technical and professional skills required for students to study, work, and communicate in an emerging web-based culture. Having a fundamental understanding of how corporations primarily communicate and function is critical in today's global economy.
Students explore ethical issues related to the influence of computers, Internet technology, and Social Networking to develop teamwork and communication skills that will enhance their employability. The focus of the course is the introduction of the skills related to information technology basics, Internet fundamentals, network systems, computer maintenance and troubleshooting, computer software applications, database development, email correspondence, digital security, graphics, Web page design, and interactive multimedia.
This class is recommended for any student that wants to gain a better understanding of technology and the increased role it plays in our personal lives as well as the impact on today's global economy.