Digital Information Technology

High School / Electives

This course is designed to introduce information technology concepts and careers. Students will explore the impact that modern information technology has had on the world, people, and industry. The content includes understanding of basic computer hardware and software, hands-on Microsoft Office 2010 training, and integration of core education skills. Beginning this year, Microsoft Office Certification will be a major impetuous of this course. Students will be able to receive industry certification in the following Microsoft Office products: Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, and Access. Microsoft industry certifications are some of the most rigorous, in-depth, and challenging exams any student can undertake. Successful completion of the certification process will give our students a highly competitive edge in today’s job market. Completion of this course includes preparation for the Microsoft Office Industry Certification Exams: Word 2016, Excel 2016, PowerPoint 2016, and CompTIA A+. Credits 1.0