Introduction to Computers
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Every day computers impact how individuals work and live. At college, at work and at home, computers are helping people to do their work faster, more accurately and in some cases, in ways that previously would not have been possible. Computers, through the use of local area networks, wide area networks, intranets and the Internet have become a major communication tool for their users.
The Hospitality and Tourism Industry Administrators use computers in many different ways, but there are certain applications that the potential manager needs to know.
This course will give the student a basic understanding of a current version of the operating system most widely in use today, and an introduction to the use of word processing, spreadsheets, presentation software, email and Internet browsers.