CSC1402 Foundation Computing (FOSCI)

Semester 1 (ONC)Toowoomba (EXT)Toowoomba

Semester 2 (ONC)Toowoomba (EXT)Toowoomba

Semester 3 (EXT)Toowoomba

Units 1.0 (Information Technology not els) Band 2


This course will provide students with effective practical skills in using a range of computing applications. Students will learn to choose the most effective applications for specific tasks. In particular, students will gain experience in the use of applications to benefit both their course of study at university and their subsequent careers. Students will be expected to produce high quality documents. In addition to practical skills, students will learn about fundamental computer concepts and the role of computers in our society. Issues involving awareness of how computers impact upon society, such as ethics and privacy, will also be covered. Students must have access to the Internet.