Introduction/ Course Objectives

The course introduces students to information and communication technologies and their application in the workplace. Students will get basic understanding of computer software, hardware, and associated technologies. They will also learn how computers are used in the workplace, how communications systems can help boost productivity, and how the Internet technologies can influence the workplace.

Course Code: ISL-812

Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisites:  None

Course Syllabus

Introduction to Computers, The Internet and World Wide Web, Application Software, The System Unit, Input Devices, Output Devices, Storage, System Software, Communications, Databases, Computer Security and Safety, Ethics, and Privacy.



DiscoveringComputers by Gary B. Shelly & Misty E. Vermaat, Course Technology; 1st Edition (January 25, 2011)

Course Assesment:

  • Mid Term Exam: 30 Marks
  • Final Term Exam: 50 Marks
  • Sessional: 20 Marks
    • Assignment: 10 Marks
    • Project & Presentation: 10 Marks

Class Schedule: BS-ISL 8th Reg (Monday: 8:00 - 09:00 AM)(Tuesday: 8:00 - 09:00 AM) (Wednesday: 8:00 - 09:00 AM)

Course Material