ETEC 1101. Electronic Technology in the Educational Environment. 2 Hours.
This course is an introduction to using personal computers to communicate with individuals and organizations and to access, store, and analyze information. Emphasis is on exploring the role of technology in present and future learning experiences. Topics include the digital divide, virtual communities, telecommuting, job search and readiness, e-commerce, globalization, privacy versus security, and intellectual property in cyberspace. Students will sue their practical technology skills to create word-processed documents, an electronic presentation, and a web page.