Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Information Processing with Microcomputer Systems
0.5 Credit

An introduction to the concepts of microcomputer hardware and software applications in a hands-on environment. Topics include the history of technological innovation in microcomputer systems, design and operation, input/output devices, storage media and techniques, communications, operating systems, word processors, spreadsheets, presentation software, database management and system utilities.

Additional Course Information
BU115, BU155; registration in BA or BSc programs in Computer Science or Physics; Comp Sc 100 (U of Waterloo).
3 lecture hours, 1 lab hour