Description of Course
The Department of Computer Science conducts the Certificate in Professional Computer Applications (CPCA) that would enhance the knowledge and skills of the students in Computer Applications.
Pass in English Language at G.C.E (Ordinary Level) or an equivalent qualification.
CSC 1201 - Computer Applications:
Introduction, Computer Fundamentals, Working Model of the Computer, Hardware Basics (Components of a Computer), Mathematics for General Computing, How to Assemble a PC, Operating Systems, File Organization in Computer Systems, MSDOS Operating System, Windows XP Operating System, File & Disk Management in Windows, Study of Essential Software Provided with Windows Operating System, Installation of Software and Drivers in Windows XP, Operating Systems Installation, Other Operating Systems, Word Processing Applications, Creating Presentations, Working with Databases, Computer Networks, Internet & Internet Applications, Internet Connectivity to Home & Office, World Wide Web, E-mail System & E-mail Clients, Computer Viruses & Prevention Techniques, Basic Troubleshooting on Computers
CSC 1202 - General Office:
Introduction to Word Processing, Introduction to Microsoft Office 2007, Introduction to Microsoft Word 2010, Editing, Proofing and Formatting a Text, Page Formatting, Working with Illustrations, Working with Objects, Working with Macros, Working with Large Documents, More Tips to work with Word 2010, Introduction to Excel 2010, Performing Calculations on Data, Changing Document Appearance, Creating Charts and Graphics, Automating Repetitive Tasks with Macros, Introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint 2010, Working with Graphics, Images and Clips, Create Animations using PowerPoint 2010, Interfacing with Your Audience, Introduction to Database and Microsoft Access 2010, Working with Tables, Working with Forms, Create Queries to Selecting Records, Working with Reports, Introduction to Microsoft Visio, Introduction to Publisher, Working with Outlook Express, Introduction to MS OneNote, How to do an Assignment or a Research Project.
CSC 1204 - Web Applications: