Health, Physical Education And Recreation | Microcomputer Applications in Physical Education (3cr )
P200 | 6413-6416 | Haven


CLASS MEETING:
One 50 minute period three times per week

COURSE CONTENT:
Students will learn the basics of microcomputer application programs for the
Windows NT and compatible machines using the STC cluster in HPER 154.
Software covered in the course will be Windows NT 4.0, Netscape, Word, Excel
and PowerPoint.  Fully licensed versions of each program will be provided in
the cluster and in most public clusters on campus.

OBJECTIVES:
After successfully completing the class student will be able to:

1.  Use Windows NT for normal "housekeeping" functions like formatting,
creating,
copying, deleting and renaming files, creating and using sub-directories,
using
selected Windows accessory programs.

2.  Use Netscape, Student Locker, E-mail and other IU provided utilities,
create and publish a personal web page.

3.  Use Word to create, retrieve, save and print documents including the
use of special formatting, search and replace, spelling and thesaurus
features,
headers, footers, footnotes and endnote features and importing graphics into
documents.  Students will create a project using these features.

4.  Use Excel to create, retrieve, save and print spreadsheets including use
of labels, formulas and functions, formatting, limited data management
functions
and graphing.  Students will create a project using these functions.

5.  Use PowerPoint to create, edit, save and print presentation graphics
including text, charts, graphs and images.  Students will use these features
to
produce a project.

6.  Use Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Netscape to create three projects, which
integrate all above applications.

REQUIREMENTS:

I.  	Required texts.

1.  Hutchinson and Coulthard, Microsoft Windows NT 4.0, Irwin McGraw-Hill,
Boston, 1997, ISBN 0-256-26338-8.

2.  Harris, Robert, WebQuester, A Guidebook to the Web, Dushkin/McGraw-Hill,
Guilford, Connecticut, 2000, ISBN 0-07-235083-0.

3.  Johnson, Yvonne, Projects for Microsoft Word 2000, Addison-Wesley,
Reading, MA, 2000, ISBN 0-201-45896-9.

4.  Koneman, Philip A., Projects for Microsoft Excel 2000, Addison-Wesley,
Reading, MA, 2000, ISBN 0-201-45898-5.

5.  Toliver, Pamela R., Projects for Microsoft PowerPoint 2000,
Addison-Wesley, Reading, MA, 2000, ISBN 0-201-45902-7

II.	Required packet of assignments.
III.	Required pack of 10 disks.
IV.	Grading:
	Daily assignments (8 @ 100 points)	800 points
	Tests (4 @ 200 points)	800 points
	Projects (3 @ 300 points)	900 points

Grading Scale
	96-100%	A
	90-95%	B
	80-89%	C
	70-79%	D

V.	Attendance:	Students are allowed three unexcused absences.
Additional unexcused absences affect final grade.
			NOTE:  This class may meet with a section of K506
				The instructor reserves the right to change
this course description from semester to semester.