Tentative Computer Lab Schedule

Fluency With Information Technology

CS 1000

Fall 2013

 

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Week

Dates

Lab

Unit Topics

Assignments/Quizzes

1

9/4-9/6

Lab 2

Introduction, Lab Schedule, Policies, WMICH Accounts

Help Desk-UNIX Accounts

2

9/9-9/12

Lab 1

GoWMU, WMU WebMail, WestCat

Assignment 1 Parts 1, 2

 

 

Lab 2

Internet Explorer 1A, Mozilla Firefox

Assignment 1 Part 3

3

9/16-9/19

Lab 1

Windows 7 1A, 1B

Assignment 2 Parts 1, 2

 

 

Lab 2

Office 1A, 1B,

Quiz 1-Chapter 1, Careers In IT, IT Education

4

9/23-9/26

Lab 1

Word 1A, 1B

Assignment 3 Part 1

Quiz 2-Chapter 3, Internet, How It Works

 

 

Lab 2

Proficiency Test 1, Part 1: Internet, WMU WebMail, WestCat

 

5

9/30-10/3

Lab 1

Proficiency Test 1, Part 2: Windows 7

Quiz 3-Chapter 5, OS, File Mgt, System Software

 

 

Lab 2

Word 2A, 2B

Assignment 3 Part 2

6

10/7-10/10

Lab 1

Word 3A, 3B

Assignment 3 Part 3

Quiz 4-Chapter 4, Application Alternatives, MS Office, Multimedia, Language Generation

 

 

Lab 2

Excel 1A, 1B

Assignment 4 Part 1

Quiz 5- PC History, Chapter 2, Hardware Alternatives, Computer Generations, Computer Parts, Inputs/Outputs, Secondary Storage

7

10/14-10/17

Lab 1

Excel 2A, 2B

Assignment 4 Part 2

Quiz 6-Chapter 6, Under Hood, Buying/Upgrading

 

 

Lab 2

Proficiency Test 2: Word

 

8

10/21-10/24

Lab 1

Excel 3A, 3B

Assignment 4 Part 3

Assignment 5

 

 

Lab 2

Access 1A, 1B

Assignment 6 Part 1

9

10/28-10/31

Lab 1

Access 2A, 2B

Assignment 6 Part 2

Quiz 7- IS Elements/Flow, System Design Phases

 

 

Lab 2

Proficiency Test 3: Excel

 

10

11/4-11/7

Lab 1

Access 3A, 3B

Assignment 7, Parts 1, 2

 

 

 

Lab 2

PowerPoint 1A, 1B

Assignment 8 Part 1

Quiz 8- DB Benefits, DB Organization, DBMS Models, Information System Types

11

11/11-11/14

Lab 1

PowerPoint 2A, 2B

Assignment 8 Part 2

Quiz 9- Programming Steps, Programming Languages

 

 

Lab 2

Proficiency Test 4: Access

 

12

11/18-11/21

 

Lab 1

PowerPoint 3A, 3B

Assignment 8 Part 3

Quiz 10-Chapter7, Networking and Security

13

11/25-11/27 Labs held until noon 11/27

Lab 1

Integration 1A, 1B

Assignments 9, 10 Parts 1, 2

Quiz 11-Chapter 8, Multimedia Devices, Emerging Technologies

 

11/28-12/1

 

Thanksgiving Recess

 

14

12/2-12/5

Lab 1

Proficiency Test 5: PowerPoint

 

 

 

Lab 2

Proficiency Test 6: Integration

Quiz 12- Chapter 9, Ethics, Privacy, Security

15

12/10

No Labs

Final Exam in Lecture Room (See the Course Syllabus for the scheduled time of the Final Exam for your Lecture Section on page C-5.)