Academic Catalog

CEIT100 COMPUTER APPLICATIONS IN EDUCATION

Course Code: 4300100
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(2-2)
ECTS Credit: 4.0
Department: Computer Education And Instructional Technology
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Lecturer Dr. MHRA BANU GNDOAN
Offered Semester: Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Information systems in education and introduction to computers. Evolution of computers. Components of computer systems: the CPU, input-output devices, auxiliary storage devices, microcomputers, operating systems and environments, Telecommunications and computer networks. Internet fundamentals. Computer Literacy. Wordproccessor applications. Data presentation applications Managing numbers: spreadsheets. Impact of computers on society, computer ethics, security.