Jan 31, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog

CGS 1060 - Computer Concepts

Credit Hours: 3.0

Prerequisite(s): None
Corequisite(s): None

This course is designed to provide individuals with no previous computer science or information technology coursework insight into the world of computer technology and cybersecurity. It includes the history of computers and how technology has impacted our world, a survey of professions in the IT field, the basic components of computers and computer terminology, how operating systems work, how the Internet works and how to manage a digital lifestyle, and how to manage data on a computer and in the Cloud. Various careers in computer programming, computer forensics and security, and networking will be discussed as well as software development, computer science, artificial intelligence, and web development.

Parallel: College Transfer (A.A. and A.S)