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Introduction to Computers and Office Productivity Software


Learning Objectives

In this course, you will learn the following essential computer skills for the digital age:

  1. Major hardware components of a computer system
  2. Different types of software on a computer system
  3. Photo Editing using GIMP
  4. Word processing applications, including MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint

Electronic Certificate

An electronic certificate of completion will be granted to who has completed the course with a passing grade of 50 percent.

Course Staff

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Prof. Kenneth W T Leung
Computer Science and Engineering
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Prof. LEUNG is a Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at HKUST. He has been teaching a variety of computer science courses at all levels. He is the project leader of "Flipping the Classroom with iPad", a Teaching Development Grant (TDG) Project under Center for Education Innovation in 2015-2016. Dr. Leung uses interactive and collaborative in-class activities that stimulate critical and creative thinking in his classes. He has received numerous positive comments about his teaching style and skills from students in his teaching evaluations.