Tentative Course Calendar - Fall 2006
Subject to Change

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We Need AC ASAP!!!!

Dates: Material to be covered Notes
August 28th - September 15th

September  4th - Last day to Drop

November 3rd - Last day to withdrawal

What's the difference between a drop & withdraw?

Official Calendar

- Introduction to the class
- Go over course syllabus
- Logging in and checking e-mail
- Making sure your have an account
- Roll - Important because of the 1st day attendance policy where a student will be dropped if not in attendance on the 1st day of class.

Computer Concepts - Booklet
  • Overview of Computer Science

    • Software/Programming

    • Internals of a Computer

    • Operating Systems

    • Networks

    • Internet

  • Computer Literacy

  • E-Mail

Windows XP Assignment - We'll work on this Fridays in class

Review for exam
Exam 1 - Computing Concepts, Friday September 15th.

September 18 - October 6th Word - Chapter 1, 2, 3 and 4

 Begin Working on:
 - Hands On Exercises for the chapter we are currently working on
 - Practice exercises that were assigned (see link below)

Exam 2 - Microsoft Word
Sample Exam

Ms Word Assignments
Word Chapter 1
Word Chapter 2
Word Chapter 3
Word Chapter 4
October 9th - 27th PowerPoint - Chapter 1, 2, 3 
 - Do Hands On exercises for these chapters
 - Begin working on Assignment 2.

MS PowerPoint Assignments
PowerPoint Chapter 1 Notes
PowerPoint Chapter 2 Notes
PowerPoint Chapter 3 Notes

Front Page Notes

October 30 - November 17th


Front Page  - Booklet
Internet/Web Browsing
 - Web Page Development

A link to Tech & Comm's explanation on how to edit your page from home.


\\storage1\dfs\webstorage\h768281g\index.htm <- this is a sample of what you would type into front page to open up the index file.  What will change is the name of the file.  In this case it's index.htm, but your 2nd page might be page2.htm

Her URL will be:


Web Page Assignment - Due: November 15th

Exam 3 - Power Point & Front Page will be Friday the 17th.  You will have to make a small PowerPoint slide show and a web page that you will have to post to your web account.  You then send me an e-mail with the PPT file attached and the URL of your exam web page.  Sample Exam

Start Excel
- In class we will be going over examples, when done start the hands on exercises.
Internet 1

Web Page FAQs

Excel Chapter 1 Notes
Excel Chapter 2 Notes
Excel Chapter 3 Notes

November 20th - December 8th Last Exam - Probably on the 6th or 8th.
  • Excel - One spreadsheet with many features, similar to your practice exercises, know the if & vlookup statements

Excel Assignment

Excel Chapter 4 Notes
Final Exam Week
  • 8:00 Class Final exam is 8:00am Monday December 11th
  • 9:00 Class Final exam is 8:00am Wednesday December 13th