The purpose of the
course is to enable students learn the basic skills of using a computer as a
central tool for pursuing their studies. It provides a general introduction to
the broad aspects of computer systems, how it works, a brief history of the
computers and the basic components of a computer. In addition, students will be
grounded in the proper use of the Internet for research.
To provide the
basic skills in computer packages and the latest technological developments
fundamental to the field of Engineering
By the end of this
course, the student should be able to:
- Describe how
a computer works.
computer skills in engineering fields.
the computer system.
A student on
completing this course is expected to:
the various parts of a computer systems and what each does.
the various Operating Systems.
major software applications and what they do.
internet for various research and networking.
different parts of a computer.