This course is designed to provide a basic overview of current business and information systems and trends, and to introduce students to fundamental skills required for today's business and academic environments. Emphasis is placed on developing fundamental computer skills. The intention of this course is to prepare students to be successful both personally and professionally in an information based society. Digital Information Technology includes the exploration and use of: databases, the internet, spreadsheets, presentation applications, management of personal information and email, word processing and document manipulation, HTML, web page design, and the integration of these programs using software that meets industry standards.
This is a hybrid course which means students will receive both online and classroom content and assignments. This course meets the requirements for the practical arts credit and the online credit which are both needed for graduation.
No programs are to be downloaded to the schools computers according to the Marion County School Board Policy and my syllabus. This includes adding them to your school computer from a USB drive. If you are found doing this, you will be in violation of district and school policies and be subject to loosing your computer priviledges on any computer on campus and any other disciplinary measures issued by the school.