#134 Computer Applications ½ credit

Computer Applications is a basic introduction to

computers and providesan overview of the use of

pre-written programs. Included in this class is

word processing, database, and spreadsheet

integration using Microsoft Office

(Excel, Word, and Access),

Photo manipulation of images generated by

students using a scanner, a digital camera,

and downloading from the Internet

using Photoshop, desktop publishing using

Publisher, audio and MIDI file

manipulation, and slide show presentations on

Powerpoint. Also included is

an introduction to the Internet ,including web browsing,

search engines, and creation of home pages.

#138 Computer Programming 1 credit

This is for students that are interested in computer

science and its applicationin many different professional

careers. Emphasis will be placed on developing

sound programming skills, problem solving and an

understanding of the fundamentalsof computer science.

Students will plan, organize, write and test their programs

on computers. The programming language used in this

course will primarily be JAVA. Algebra I, Algebra A,

or Structured Programming – BASIC is a pre-requisite.