Course Info

Welcome to CSCI 104, section 1, 2 and 6, Fall 2019. In this class we will study the interaction of computer hardware and software. We will put emphasis on the application of microcomputers, the use of productivity software (word processing, spreadsheet management, file management, and presentation software), Internet applications, and electronic mail applications. Students with credit for CSCI 100 may not take this course to fulfill degree requirements.

This course is designed to be a first course in the use of microcomputer productivity software and a brief introduction to computer science. There will be a brief overview of the field of Computer Science and the general topics associated with CS. Throughout the course we will discuss features of the Windows operating system. After the introduction the students will then be exposed to:

You will need a copy or access to a copy of MS Office or Office 365.  Office is available on all Edinboro Computer labs.

Edinboro University provides students with a copy of Office 365 and the desktop version (Office 2019).  This can be downloaded and installed on your computer for use in this course.  The link for Microsoft Office account is

Office 365 Account

Install Office Tutorial

Login with your Edinboro credentials and click "Install Office" to download and install Office apps on your laptop or personal computer.
Office 365

Office 365 is a subscription service.  MS Office 2019 is the desktop software that you can purchase for your computer and have forever.  Your subscription to Office 365 is already provided by Edinboro University so you do not need to purchase Office 2019.  To read more about Office 365 vs Office 2019.

How To Geek

If you have any problems you need to call the Edinboro help desk at (814) 732-2111 or use the link: Help Desk

Objectives

Schedule

Time MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
9:00 CSCI 104-001
9:00 to 9:50
  CSCI 104-001
9:00 to 9:50
  CSCI 104-001
9:00 to 9:50
10:00 CSCI 104-002
10:00 to 10:50
  CSCI 104-002
10:00 to 10:50
  CSCI 104-002
10:00 to 10:50
11:00          
12:00 Office Hours
11:50 to 1:30
  Office Hours
11:50 to 1:30
Dept. Meeting
12:30 to 1:30
 
1:00          
2:00 CSCI 312-001
2:00 to 2:50
CSCI 104-006
2:00 to 3:15
CSCI 312-001
2:00 to 2:50
CSCI 104-006
2:00 to 3:15
CSCI 312-001
2:00 to 2:50
3:00   Office Hours
3:30 to 5:10
     
4:00          

The best way to reach me is via email stalukder@edinboro.edu, but please do not expect email replies on the same day or weekends. It is very important that you send email from an edinboro.edu address and identify yourself, your course, and the section that you are in. Please do not use the D2L email or messaging facility, which is sometimes unreliable.

Please Remember

Our goals are for you to succeed in this course and to teach you skills and concepts that will contribute to your success in life. To this end, here's some advice that you may find particularly useful: I am the instructor of record for this class. Only the instructor of record can properly grade coursework and issue midterm and final grades.