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Computer Information Systems

Offered to Grades 11-12
0.5 Credit (Semester or Summer Term)

Prerequisite:
Keyboarding and Applications

This course is a high school elective that explores the use of technology applications in both business and personal situations. The course provides key knowledge and skills in the following areas:

  • Communication skills
  • Business technology
  • Word processing applications
  • Spreadsheet applications
  • Database applications
  • Telecommunications technology
  • Desktop publishing technology
  • Presentation technology
  • Computer networks
  • Computer operating systems

The course is intended to help students arrive at the following understandings:

  • Effective communications skills and productive work habits can increase employees’ success.
  • Technology solutions can help employees be more productive and effective.