|Description||This course introduces students to computers and technology. Students learn the basics of microcomputer windows, operating system software and application software. Students complete hands-on computer projects to gain experience using the operating system, e-mail, the internet, word processing, electronic spreadsheets, and basic presentation graphics software. After successful completion of this course, students will be familiar with business and personal computer applications and commonly used computer terminology. The history and future development of computing and technology are reviewed, as well as a look at the future of computers along with the legal, ethical and privacy issues associated with computers.