The purpose of the course is
to enable students to 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. Therefore the course shall provide both practical and theoretical
sessions so as to attain basic hands for students to fit into the currently
technological driven era.
The Objectives of the course
unit are to:
students with basic knowledge about computer organization;
students with skills of using common office applications;
students to different operating systems;
students with skills of how to use the Internet;
students with knowledge about common text editors in different operating
the end of the Course, a student shall be able
the various parts of computer systems and what each does.
the various Operating Systems.
major software applications and what they do.
the internet for various research and networking.
different parts of a computer.