Health, Physical Education and Recreation | Computers in PRST
R237 | 8217 | Dr. Craig Ross
This course offers students an introduction to computer applications
in parks, recreation, sports, and tourism. The primary emphasis will
be placed on computing using Microsoft Office XP including word
processing, spreadsheet, database, presentation, desktop publishing,
and world wide web computing skills.
Required Book List:
Special Package -- ISBN: 0-13-155118-3
(Don’t buy the package with ISBN: 0-13-192525-3.)
Publisher: Prentice Hall
1. “GO! with Microsoft Office 2003 Brief” By Shelley Gaskin
2. Explore IT 2002 (CD)
3. Train & Assess IT (CD)
This packet is available in the IU Bookstore.
Summary of Assignments:
The final grade will result from specific areas of student
responsibility. One's performance level in each will be represented by
a point value. The following is an approximate breakdown of the point
values placed on each area of course content:
General Concepts Exam 50 points
Word Exam 50 points
Excel Exam 50 points
Access Exam 50 points
PowerPoint, Publisher, GIS Exam 50 points
In-class and Homework Assignments
All in-class assignments will be worth 5 points each.
All homework assignments will be worth 10 points each.
The integrated project will be worth 90 points and will include a
document from each of the six units (15 points per unit).
Each student will give a five-minute presentation of their integrated
project. The presentation is worth 20 points.