ITE 120 Principles of Information Systems

Provides an overview of the fundamentals of computer information systems. Focuses on the role of computers in business today including hardware, software, analysis, design and implementation of information systems. Includes an introduction to computer ethics, and business and personal security. Exposes students to techniques used in programming and system development. Utilizes a hands-on component for spreadsheets, databases, and Web design applications. Prerequisite: Readiness to enroll in ENG 111. ITE 115 recommended. Lecture 3 hours per week. Generally offered spring; occasionally summer.