Eng 101 - Introduction to Computers

Instructor: Dr. Suzan Üsküdarlı
Time:
  • Section 1-4 Lecture: [34] Monday 11:00 - 12:50
  • Section 1 Lab: [56] Monday 14:00 - 14:50
  • Section 2 Lab: [78] Monday 14:00 - 14:50
  • Section 3 Lab: [56] Tuesday 14:00 - 14:50
  • Section 4 Lab: [78] Tuesday 14:00 - 14:50
Classroom: HKD301
Office Hours: Tuesday 16:00-18:00

Required Text Books:

Introduction to Computers , by
   Computer Science Dept. (Will be arranged through us.)

Reference Text Books:

Overview

This is a computer literacy course that introduces the fundamentals of computers and basic computer applications. The aim is to familiarize and empower the student with computer skills they can use throughout and beyond their education. Computer application like word processing, spreadsheets, databases, electronic presentations, and designing web pages will be covered. Hands-on applications with these applications will be carried out with lab sessions and assignments. Students with no prior experience should expect to expend significant effort on their assignments. This is a computer literacy course that introduces the fundamentals of computers and basic computer applications. The aim is to familiarize and empower the student with computer skills they can use throughout and beyond their education. Computer application like word processing, spreadsheets, databases, electronic presentations, and designing web pages will be covered. Hands-on applications with these applications will be carried out with lab sessions and assignments. Students with no prior experience should expect to expend significant effort on their assignments.

Rules

Syllabus

Date Topic Resources
25-9-2006 Introductions &Computers in Education -
2-10-2006 History of Computers
9-10-2006 Text Processing Chapter 4
16-10-2006 Inside the Computer Chapter 1,2
23-10-2006 Holiday (Seker Bayramı)
30-10-2006 Midterm Exam
6-11-2006 Computer Applications Chapter 6
13-11-2006 Midterm Exam 1 Chapter 6
20-11-2006 Databases: Definition and Concepts Chapter 7
27-11-2006 Internet and its applications
4-12-2006 Midterm Exam 2 -
18-12-2006 Web Page Design Concepts Chapter 10
25-12-2006 Electronic Presentations Chapter 8
18-12-2006 Web Page Design Concepts Chapter 10

Grading

Work Percent
Project 1 & 2 10
Lab exam 1-5 10
Midterm 1 and 2 10
Final Exam 10
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