Information Technology Period Two

This page will be used by the students in Information Technology (Period 2) to contribute and collaborate on what we work on in class.'

Course Description: Information Technology

Information Technology will provide students with knowledge in each of the following areas: (1) Word Processing, (2) Spreadsheets, (3) PowerPoint, and (4) Internet Basics & Research on the Net. Emphasis will be on the mastery of the keyboard, the ability to use spreadsheets for various applications, and the ability to use the design templates, and to create impressive presentations.

Course Outline:

Essential Introduction to Computers
Microsoft Word
-Creating and Editing a Word Document
-Creating a Research Paper
-Creating a Cover Letter and Resume
--Creating Business Letters and Memos
Microsoft Excel
-Creating a Worksheet and an Embedded Chart
-Formulas, Fuctions, Formatting, and Web Queries
-What-If Analysis, Charting, and Working with Large Worksheets
Microsoft PowerPoint
-Creating and Editing a Presentation
-Creating a Presentation with Illustrations and Shapes
Internet Basics
-Proper Search Techniques
Windows Movie Maker Introduction
Final Exam
-Integration of all programs used throughout semester