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Introduction to Computer Applications

Introduction to Computer Applications is a one semester elective course designed to familiarize students with computers and their applications.  It also emphasizes the use of computers and technology throughout high school, college, and future careers.

Students will learn fundamental concepts of computer hardware and software and become familiar with a variety of computer applications, including word-processing, spreadsheets, databases, and multimedia presentations.  Students will investigate Internet-based applications, work with email and learn how to browse the web.  Coursework includes activities that explore social and ethical issues related to computers.

All courses are written to California Department of Education
standards and to national standards, as applicable.

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