Welcome to ICS101 Introduction to Computer and Information Technology
Instructor: Dr. Seung Hwan Kang (Ken)
2 / 2011
Tuesday 10:00-12:00 p.m. PC317
Thursday 10:00-12:00 p.m. PC301
ICS101 Introduction to Computer and Information Technology 3 (2-2-0) credits
ICS101 Introduction to Computer and Information Technology 0 (2-2-5) credits
This course introduces students to the concepts of computer technology and information system for the role of business-information processing system. It discusses social and ethical issues in computing. Knowledge of appropriate application software and tools will be required for course-work, including Word processing, Spreadsheets, Internet tools and Web browser.
On completion of this course the students will be able to:
- Understand basic operations and concepts of computers as they relate to information communication, human beings, and society.
- Analyze the ethical, cultural, and societal issues related to technology.
- Know how a computer system is developed for personal and organizational uses.
- Use computer-technology as a tool in terms of productivity, communications, research, problem solving and decision making.
- Develop positive attitudes toward computer and information technology uses that support lifelong learning, collaboration, personal pursuits, and productivity.
- Williams, B. and Sawyer, S. (2010) Using Information Technology, Complete Edition, 9th ed., McGraw-Hill, New York, NY. (required)
- Shaffer, A., Carey, P., Finnegan, K., Adamski, J., Ageloff, R., Zimmerman, S. and Zimmeman, B. (2008) New Perspectives on Microsoft Office 2007, First Course, Windows Vista Edition, 1st edn, Thomson & Course Technology. (recommended)
All other subject materials will be posted via e-Learning (http://elearning.payap.ac.th)
09 – 12 noon, Wednesday, 26th October 2011
100 marks (100%)
Part A – 50 Multiple Choice Questions (1 mark each)
Part B – 30 True / False Questions (1 mark each)
Part C – 4 Short-Answer Questions (5 marks each)
You must score at least 60%