Managing Computer Applications
This course provides managers and emergent professionals in all sectors of the
economy with the essential computer application knowledge, competencies, and
skills needed in most work settings. This course addresses topics important in
improving productivity through effective use of computer technology. During the
course, students will develop a Strategic Management Plan (SMP) for a selected
topic that can be implemented in a work setting they have selected.
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
Improve computer management
decision making through independent research via the Internet.
Formulate a realistic view of
technology and its impact on management and the workplace.
Evaluate computer application
Understand developments in
technology that can be used to select the best features of computer systems
important to an efficient work environment.
Develop a procedure to
upgrade software, hardware, and management practices that will improve
Analyze the most effective
functions in software application packages that enhance workplace productivity.