Apr 21, 2024  
Fitchburg State University 2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
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BSAD 1700 - Introduction to Computer Information Systems for Business


3 cr. 3 hr. Day course offered every semester. Also offered evenings.

This course introduces the student to computer information science and its applications. The student develops literacy in the computer and its uses. The laboratory work includes an introduction to word processing, spreadsheets databases, and the fundamentals of programming with BASIC. No previous knowledge of computers is required or presumed. Credit is not awarded for both BSAD 1700, Introduction to Computer Information Systems for Business and CSC 1100 - Computer Applications . See Business Administration department chair for alternate course selections. Q

Prerequisite(s):  

i. Adjusted high school GPA of 2.7 or higher (associated with a high school graduation no more than two years from semester of enrollment) OR

ii. ‘passing’ score on Quantitative and Analytical Skills or Advanced Algebra and Function Accuplacer placement exam OR

iii. Successful completion of MATH 0300  [Quantitative Prep.] or MATH 0500   [Algebraic Prep.] OR

iv. Successful completion of a credit bearing mathematics course



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