Mt. San Jacinto College Computer Information Systems
CSIS 101 - Introduction to Computers and Data Processing
3.00 units | 54.00 hours of lecture
Pre-Req: Prerequisite: None.
May be taken as Credit/No-Credit.
Transfers to both UC/CSU

Course Description:

This course provides a general introduction to computers and information technology. Students will explore the information processing cycle, with an emphasis on understanding the role of input, output, processing, and storage in modern information systems. Topics for this class include the history of computers, and contemporary issues in information technology. Students will learn to use word processing, spreadsheets, and database applications as a tool for improving personal productivity in an organizational setting.