This is a comprehensive course to enhance a student's knowledge and ability to work with a computer. During the course of the year, students will work in various areas of technology and the wonderful aspect about this course is that every student can excel. This class is project based enabling the students to learn by doing with the use of technology. Creativity, collaboration, critical thinking and exploration is encouraged. Students will use a PC platform and iPads to create, which enables them to build on skills while seeing the differences between the two platforms. In addition, the class will cover CONFU guidelines, digital footprint, digital citizenship, web page, evaluations, info graphics, blogs, research, many apps and much more.
This is a continuation of Computer Science 689. During Computer Science 692 students will continue working with Microsoft products such as Excel and FrontPage. Excel is an electronic spreadsheet program that can be used for storing, organizing and manipulating data. Students will work with functions such as creating formulas and charts/graphs to create professional looking spreadsheets. FrontPage is Microsoft’s software for creating Websites. Students will learn how to create Websites using FrontPage and some HTML programming.