Syllabus

ENGG 1203 – Introduction to Computers
Syllabus – Spring 2017
Instructor: Dr. Aiman Abu Samra, Office: B226, ext.2873
Email: aasamra@iugaza.edu.ps
Website: http://site.iugaza.edu.ps/aasamra/
Textbook: Using Information Technology, A Practical Introduction to Computers & Communications, BRIAN K. WILLIAMS | STACEY C. SAWYER, 11e, 2015
Grading Scheme:
• Lab 30 %
• Quizzes 20%
• Final exam 50 %
Course Contents:
• Chapter 1 Introduction to Information Technology
• Chapter 2 The Internet & the World Wide Web
• Chapter 3 Software: Tools for Productivity & Creativity
• Chapter 4 Hardware: The CPU & Storage
• Chapter 5 Hardware: Input & Output
• Chapter 6 Communications, Networks, & Cyberthreats
• Chapter 7 Personal Technology
• Chapter 8 The Era of Big Data
• Chapter 9 The Challenges of the Digital Age