|CAH 105||Computer Applications|
|CAS 103||Online Learning with Canvas|
|CAS 115||Introduction to Computing|
|CAS 121||Word I|
|CAS 125||Word II|
|CAS 130||Excel I|
|CAS 135||Excel II|
|CAS 151||Access I|
|CAS 155||Access II|
|ARC 141||Architectural Reporting|
|ARC 181||Introduction to AutoCAD|
|CIT 105||Fundamentals of Information Technology|
|DSN 239||CAD II|
|ECS 110||Computer Essentials for the ECE Professional|
|ENV 245||Environmental Law II|
|HS 110||Computer Applications for Human Service Professionals|
|NSS 105||IT Essentials II|
|GTC 123||Macintosh Operations & Image Acquisition|
|MDP 121||Photoshop, Compositing and Retouching|
The computer literacy requirement is to assure CPTC graduates possess basic computer skills necessary for success in today’s work environment.
The following are the basic skills needed to meet the computer literacy requirement.
Student will be able to manage and organize files and directories/folders and know how to duplicate, move, rename, find, and delete files and directories/folders.
Student will be able to complete tasks commonly associated with creating, formatting and finishing word processing documents.
Student can locate and evaluate information on the Internet. Student uses browsing application and search engines
Student can use email or other electronic communications software to send and receive messages.
Understand the security and ethical issues associated with the use of computers and the Internet
The computer literacy requirement can be met in the following means:
The program in which the student is pursuing his/her degree requires sufficient computer instruction to meet the requirements.
Example: Students in the Pharmacy Technician program are required to complete CAH 105 Computer Applications.
Student successfully completes one or more relevant computer courses at CPTC.
Example: Students successfully completes CAS 115 Introduction to Computing<
Student has completed training prior to enrolling at CPTC that provides sufficient knowledge to meet the requirements. Student is able to provide documentation such as a class transcript or certificate of completion.
Example: Student has sufficient computer coursework in high school or other educational training to satisfy the requirement.
Student presents a portfolio of work successfully completed during course work at CPTC that demonstrates the student has met the requirement.
Example: Student has not completed any computer courses but can show sufficient knowledge through completed coursework and use of Blackboard or other online tools.
Student receives a passing score on a computer literacy test.
Example: Prior to being awarded a degree, the student takes and passes a test of sufficient rigor to satisfy the requirement.
The challenge test will determine if you successfully meet the criteria for computer literacy.
You will have 60 days from the registration date to complete the tests. There are two chances to pass the series of tests. If you pass the first time, you do not need to complete the optional training or the retest.