Introduction to Computers

Course: DAT5194

This course is listed under the following fields of study:

This innovative website course familiarizes the student with fundamental computer concepts bringing the student with no or minimal computer skills to a level of comfort with concepts, jargon and most used applications. Upon successful completion participants are able to execute fundamental commands in MS-DOS and are able to use the most common functions of either MS Word or WordPerfect, and MS Excel or Lotus. Participants must have an Internet account and a computer with a wordprocessing and a spreadsheet package. Students may use this course as a substitute for DAT2312 Microcomputer Applications I.


Sections 841, 842, 843, and 844 require you to register in the month prior to the course start date.

Required Software

MS Word & MS Excel 2010, 2013 or 2016 required. Windows 7, 8 or 10 required. Software not included with course materials. This course does not support MACs.
Online LearningRequired Books for Online Learning
Section Date(s) ModePrice
800 Jan 10 - Apr 18Online$382.22 Register Online
841 Feb 1 - May 10Online$382.22 Register Online
842 Mar 1 - Jun 7Online$382.22 Register Online
843 Apr 3 - Jul 10Online$382.22 Register Online