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Fall 2017 Catalog 
Fall 2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DA 103 - Introduction to Information Technology

Credit Hours: 4

Overview of how information technology is used in everyday life. Topics include the history of computers, hardware, software, data, information, networks, telecommunications, e-commerce, systems development, specialized information systems, the personal and social impact of computers, and current topics in IT.

Course Outcomes
Upon completion, the student will be able to:

  • use a microcomputer;
  • use the Internet for research;
  • explain the function of each component of a computer;
  • demonstrate an understanding of Information Technology terminology and applications; networking; SDLC; and e-commerce; and
  • list the uses of computers in society: business, education, retail, health care, etc.

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