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
		Package includes:

		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:

Exams
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.		

Integrated Project
The integrated project will be worth 90 points and will include a
document from each of the six units (15 points per unit).

Class Presentation
Each student will give a five-minute presentation of their integrated
project.  The presentation is worth 20 points.