At the end of the course, students should be able to:

1.      explain basic components of computers and other computing devices;

2.      describe the various applications of computers;

3.      explain information processing and its roles in the society;

4.      describe the Internet, its various applications and its impact;

5.      explain the different areas of the computing discipline and its specializations; and

6.      demonstrate practical skills on using computers and the internet.