Computer Applications (514)Grade 9, 10, 11, 12 1/2 credit Semester Course 6 pds. per cycleThis course is for students who are uncomfortable with and have limited access to technology outside of school. Students will learn basic fundamental keyboarding by touch using word processing. Content would be focused on keyboarding skills, an introduction to Microsoft: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Students will observe the importance of these programs in school and the workforce. An emphasis will be placed on proofreading and improving keyboarding speed and accuracy. All of these skills are essential in the workforce and academic setting. The skills developed will be used in other courses throughout your high school career.