INTERNATIONAL BURCH UNIVERSITY
Faculty of Economics and Social Sciences
Department of Management
2016-2017

SYLLABUS
Code Name Level Year Semester
CEN 137 Computer Literacy and Skills Undergraduate 1 Fall
Status Number of ECTS Credits Class Hours Per Week Total Hours Per Semester Language
Compulsory 5 2 + 2 50 English

Instructor Assistant Coordinator
Adnan Novalić, Senior Teaching Assistant Enis Gegic Adnan Novalić, Senior Teaching Assistant
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In this course students will learn basic computer architecture, learn to use most common software used in business correspondence and learn to use basic internet and cloud technologies.

COURSE OBJECTIVE
The aim of this course is to prepare you for the information age and to have information at the entry level of this field that you have sufficient knowledge in the field of information and communication technologies.

COURSE CONTENT
Week
Topic
  1. Computer Basics
  2. Computer System
  3. Software Basics, Internet, Cloud
  4. Office Suites
  5. Microsoft Word I
  6. Microsoft Word II
  7. Microsoft Word III
  8. Midterm Exam
  9. Midterm Exam
  10. Microsoft Word IV
  11. Microsoft Excel I
  12. Microsoft Excel II
  13. Microsoft Powerpoint I
  14. Microsoft Powerpoint II
  15. Project Presentations

LABORATORY/PRACTICE PLAN
Week
Topic

    TEACHING/ASSESSMENT
    Description
    • Interactive Lectures
    • Excersises
    • Presentation
    • Assignments
    Description (%)
    Method Quantity Percentage (%)
    Midterm Exam(s)130
    Presentation110
    Term Paper120
    Attendance15
    Final Exam135
    Total: 100
    Learning outcomes
    • The definition of information and communication technologies and their daily reflection.
    • The basic hardware and software components that make up a computer.
    • The role and purpose of the operating system during the operation of the computer.
    • Data processing, transfer and storage processes in the computer.
    • Usage of word processing software, namely Microsoft Word.
    • Usage of worksheet software, namely Microsoft Excel.
    • Usage of presentation software, namely Microsoft Powe Point.
    • Learn about Internet and how to use Internet efficiently and securely.
    TEXTBOOK(S)
    • Computers: Tools for an Information Age, 8th Edition, H.L. Capron and J.A. Johnson

    ECTS (Allocated based on student) WORKLOAD
    Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load
    Lecture (14 weeks x Lecture hours per week)14228
    Laboratory / Practice (14 weeks x Laboratory/Practice hours per week) 0
    Midterm Examination (1 week)122
    Final Examination(1 week)122
    Preparation for Midterm Examination166
    Preparation for Final Examination188
    Assignment / Homework/ Project122
    Seminar / Presentation122
    Total Workload: 50
    ECTS Credit (Total workload/25): 2