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This is an introduction to the fundamental ideas of computers and their implementation:
office applications (word processor, spread sheet, presentation and database), elementary
website design, blogging, Internet use for research (hardware, software, early pioneers
of the computing industry, common terminology, etc.) and some elementary programming.
Instructors may include other appropriate topics. Both Windows and MAC OS will be
utilized. (Not open to those with credit in CSC 151.)
This is an introduction to the fundamental ideas of computers and their role in society.
Students learn of the historical origins of computers, the development of computers
since WWII, their uses and impact in society, emerging technologies, and the implementation
of computers: operating systems, software applications, the Internet, and an introduction
to some elementary programming: e.g., HTML, SQL (Databases and Electronic Health Records),
advanced spreadsheet formulas. Electronic medical records (EMRs) are a digital version
of the paper charts in the clinician's office. Electronic Health Records (EHRs) focus
on the total health of the patient by focusing a broader view of all aspects of a
patient's care. This course has a great deal of emphasis on databases including practical
hands-on experience using (EMR/EHR) software.
This is an introduction to computer programming using a modern language: program structure,
procedures, functions, loops, if-then-else, arrays and records.
This course presents an opportunity to study a selected topic in computer science.
Topics originate with faculty or students
Course transfers in as a computer science core elective.