(F, S) An introductory course designed to explore the basic knowledge and terminology of computers and their various applications. The course will provide students with hands-on experience in productivity tools such as word processing, multimedia presentations, spread sheet, and database technology. Students will learn how to communicate and collaborate with others using web technology. The course will also provide students with the knowledge and skills required to use the internet. Students will be able to search for information and resources in support of a life-long learning endeavor. Prerequisite: None.