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as of 6/16/2019

FOUNDATIONS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Australia - University of Sydney - 'Australian Universities'
UC Course SubjectComputer Science
Number & Suffix: 6
Full UC Title: FOUNDATIONS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 
Transcript Title: FOUNDATNS INFO TECH 
UC QTR Units - Division: 6.0 - Lower Division 
Course Description: Information technologies (IT) and systems have emerged as the primary platform to support communication, collaboration, research, decision making, and problem solving in contemporary organizations. This introductory course prepares students from any academic discipline to develop the necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities to use information technology for solving a variety of problems. The main focus of this course is on modelling and problem solving through the effective use of IT. Students learn how to navigate independently to solve problems on their own and to fully apply the power of IT tools. They develop core skills related to general purpose computing, involving a range of software tools such as spreadsheets, database management systems, internet search engine, HTML, and JavaScript; undertake practical tasks including authoring an interactive website using HTML, JavaScript, and AJAX; and build a small scale application for managing information. In addition, the course addresses the many social, ethical, and intellectual property issues arising from the wide-spread use of information technology in our society. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: FOUNDATIONS OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 
Partner University Department: Information Technologies 
Partner University Course Number: INFO1003