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Course Descriptions

General Education Courses (Computer Literacy)

*Course has been approved by the Kansas Board of Regents for transfer as a direct equivalent at all public postsecondary institutions in Kansas.

CED 101 Computer Essentials 2 Cr Hrs

This course is designed to develop students’ computer literacy, keyboarding skills and to meet the needs of students in the associate degree programs and technical certificate programs. The student will learn from hands-on experiences basic skills in file management utilities, word processing, spreadsheets, and graphical presentations in the Windows environment.

CED 115 Computer Applications 3 Cr Hrs*

Introduces students to the fundamental concepts and operations necessary to use computers. Emphasis is placed on basic functions and familiarity with computer use. Topics include computer terminology, introduction to the Windows environment, networking, word processing, spreadsheets and databases. Prerequisite: Students are encouraged to complete a self-assessment to determine skill set prior to enrolling in this course.

CED 120 Advanced Computer Applications 3 Cr Hrs

This course enhances computer literacy and meets the needs of students in associate degree and/or certificate programs. The students will learn from hands-on experiences, advanced skills in word processing, spreadsheet applications, and graphical presentations in the Windows environment. Prerequisite: CED 115 Computer Applications or acceptable prior experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, or consent of the dean

 

*Course has been approved by the Kansas Board of Regents for transfer as a direct equivalent at all public postsecondary institutions in Kansas.

Contact
To get started, new students may contact:

Dalisa Turner
Admissions Counselor
dturner@watc.edu
316.677.1626 (SSC)

crystal Current students may contact:

Crystal Thomsen
Academic Coach
General Education
cthomsen@watc.edu
316.677.1747 (SSC)