This course is designed to provide an introduction to information technology concepts and careers as well as the impact information technology has on the world, people, and industry and basic web design concepts.  The content includes information technology career research; operating systems and software applications; electronic communications including e-mail and Internet services; basic HTML, DHTML, and XML web commands and design; emerging technologies, and Web page design.  If taken as part of the Information Technology program (8207300), after successful completion of this course, students will have met Occupational Completion Point A, Information Technology Assistant, SOC Code 15-1041.

Students may require acces to a computer after school or during weekends for additional remediation. Software applications are completed through web based online simulation software and students may need to download Adobe Flash or Google Chrome (free of charge) in order to use the needed software. Practice and remediation are encouraged to ensure success in this class for Industry Certification.