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| AGRI106 syllabus
|COURSE NUMBER: ||AGRI106|
|COURSE TITLE:||Computing Applications in Agriculture|
|IAI CODE(S):|| IAI 913|
|SEMESTER CREDIT HOURS:||3|
|STUDENT ENGAGEMENT HOURS:||135|
Introduction to computer hardware, file manipulation, printer, and the use of word processing, electronic presentations and communications, graphics, spreadsheet, database management, and web development software. Also includes solution of agriculture data-related problems and use of prepared software and templates.
STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES:
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Effectively operate the computer keyboard, mouse, and other input peripheral devices.
- Effectively use an operating system to manage files.
- Effectively use word processing software.
- Effectively use spreadsheet software.
- Effectively use database management software.
- Effectively use graphics and presentation software.
- Effectively use electronic communication software such as email, google suite, and web page development.
TEXTBOOK / SPECIAL MATERIALS:
- Introduction to the computer, hardware, and peripherals
- Operating system and file management
- Word Processing
- Microsoft Word
- Microsoft Excel
- Database Management
- Microsoft Access
- Herd Management Software
- Farm Management Software
- Graphics and Presentations
- Microsoft Powerpoint
- Electronic Communication
- Google Suite
Marquee: MS Office 365 – Cirrus Edition, Paradigm
See bookstore website for current book(s) at https://www.dacc.edu/bookstoreEVALUATION:
Chapter Homework, Quizzes, Unit Exams, Final Exam
||90% or above|
||59% and below|
|STUDENT CONDUCT CODE:||Membership in the DACC community brings both rights and responsibility. As a student at DACC, you are expected to exhibit conduct compatible with the educational mission of the College. Academic dishonesty, including but not limited to, cheating and plagiarism, is not tolerated. A DACC student is also required to abide by the acceptable use policies of copyright and peer-to-peer file sharing. It is the student’s responsibility to become familiar with and adhere to the Student Code of Conduct as contained in the DACC Student Handbook. The Student Handbook is available in the Information Office in Vermilion Hall and online at: https://www.dacc.edu/student-handbook|
|DISABILITY SERVICES:||Any student who feels s/he may need an accommodation based on the impact of a disability should contact the Testing & Academic Services Center at 217-443-8708 (TTY 217-443-8701) or stop by Cannon Hall Room 103. Please speak with your instructor privately to discuss your specific accommodation needs in this course.|