James Pace High School
Career & Technical Education
Principles of Information Technology
Instructor Contact Information
Instructor: Frank Chavez
Conference hour: 2:20 pm – 3:10 pm Monday-Friday
A course to acquaint the student with the capabilities and potential uses of microcomputer. Topics covered include
operating systems, office automation, business applications, data base applications and expansion capabilities.
Shelly, Cashman, Vermaat Microsoft Office 2007: Introductory Concepts and Techniques,
Windows XP Edition
ISBN 13: 978-1-4188-4328-1
ISBN 10: 1-4188-4328-8
Six Weeks Grading:
Daily Work 33%
Each semester exam 25%
Safety Test, Syllabus, Course Outline, Dividers for Notes, Daily Work & Exams
No electronic devices No Cheating Total respect for Teacher and others No late work
No food/drinks in lab Come to class on time Do not leave classroom without permission
Stay in your seats until the bell has rung No profanity No down Loading Internet usage class related
Leave your work area clean No Chatting No Surfing No pornographic websites
Have an understanding of policy issues related to privacy, property rights germane to electronic commerce.
To expose students to practical examples of the computer for entry level positions in Business.
To improve students the proper etiquette to create documents, worksheets, presentations, and web pages
suitable for coursework, professional purposes and personal use.
To have students wanting to jump into next level of cyberspace instruction.
BISD does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability in
employment or provision of services, programs or activities.