ICP111 - Intro. to Computers and Presentation Software

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Subject Title
Intro. to Computers and Presentation Software

Subject Description
The main focus of ICP111 will be on introducing the student to graphic presentation software. Through the use of practical examples, students will learn the proper procedures for creating presentations in Microsoft PowerPoint suitable for course work, professional purposes, and personal use. No computer experience is assumed.

Credit Status
ICP111 is a required credit for all School of Office Administration students enrolled in the one-year accelerated diploma programs.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Use the My.Seneca portal and Windows Explorer.

2. Create and Edit a Presentation.

3. Enhance a Presentation with Illustrations and Shapes.

4. Customize a Presentation with Custom Backgrounds and SmartArt Diagrams.

5. Work with Information Graphics.

6. Collaborate On and Deliver a Presentation.

7. Demonstrate an attitude of professionalism, as evidenced by an ability to meet deadlines, complete assignments and perform tests and in-class assignments as scheduled.

Essential Employability Skills
Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfils the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.

Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Locate, select, organize, and document information using appropriate technology and information systems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

Show respect for diverse opinions, values, belief systems, and contributions of others.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.

Cheating and Plagiarism
Each student should be aware of the College's policy regarding Cheating and Plagiarism. Seneca's Academic Policy will be strictly enforced.

To support academic honesty at Seneca College, all work submitted by students may be reviewed for authenticity and originality, utilizing software tools and third party services. Please visit the Academic Honesty site on http://library.senecacollege.ca for further information regarding cheating and plagiarism policies and procedures.

Discrimination/Harassment
All students and employees have the right to study and work in an environment that is free from discrimination and/or harassment. Language or activities that defeat this objective violate the College Policy on Discrimination/Harassment and shall not be tolerated. Information and assistance are available from the Student Conduct Office at student.conduct@senecacollege.ca.

Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Disabilities Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.