TestOut Digital Literacy Pro

Course Outline (v1.0)

Course Specifications

Tentative Outline (03/10/2022)

1.0 Course Overview

1.1 Chapter Overview

1.2 Living in the Digital World

1.3 Computer Technology Overview

2.0 Keyboarding

2.1 Chapter Overview

2.2 Keyboarding Skills

2.3 Letter Practice

2.4 Word Practice

2.5 Sentence Practice

3.0 Hardware

3.1 Chapter Overview

3.2 Hardware Chapter Overview

3.3 Peripheral and External Devices

3.4 Motherboard

3.5 Internal Components

4.0 Operating System and File System

4.1 Chapter Overview

4.2 Operating Systems

4.3 File Systems

5.0 Application Software

5.1 Chapter Overview

5.2 Application Software

5.3 Human-Computer Interaction

5.4 Common Application Functionality

6.0 Word Processing

6.1 Chapter Overview

6.2 Word Processing Software

6.3 Fonts

6.4 Formatting

6.5 Tables

6.6 Images

7.0 Spreadsheets

7.1 Chapter Overview

7.2 Spreadsheet Software

7.3 Spreadsheet Structure and Terminology

7.4 Data Entry

7.5 Formulas and Functions

7.6 Charts and Tables

8.0 Presentation

8.1 Chapter Overview

8.2 Presentation Software

8.3 Slides

8.4 Lists, Tables and Images

8.5 Animations

8.6 Presenting

9.0 Other Common Applications

9.1 Chapter Overview

9.2 Common Applications

9.3 Email Software

9.4 Calendaring Software

9.5 Database Software

9.6 Digital Media Software

10.0 Network, Cloud and Online Collaboration

10.1 Chapter Overview

10.2 Computer Networks

10.3 Networking Devices and Cables

10.4 Networking Protocols

10.5 Cloud

10.6 Online Communication and Collaboration

11.0 Internet, Social Media and IoT

11.1 Chapter Overview

11.2 The Internet

11.3 Online Search

11.4 Social Media

11.5 Internet of Things (IoT)

12.0 Mobile Technology

12.1 Chapter Overview

12.2 Mobile Operating Systems

12.3 Mobile Apps

12.4 Mobile Connection Types

12.5 Basic Security Settings

13.0 Digital Citizenship

13.1 Chapter Overview

13.2 Be Competent

13.3 Be Aware

13.4 Be Responsible

13.5 Be Ethical

13.6 Be Part

13.7 Be Safe

14.0 Programming Fundamentals

14.1 Chapter Overview

14.2 Programming Overview

14.3 Computational Thinking

14.4 Data Operators

14.5 Functions

14.6 Conditions

14.7 Loops

14.8 Arrays

15.0 Career Pathways

15.1 Chapter Overview

15.2 IT/IS Careers

15.3 Programming Careers

15.4 Engineering Careers

15.5 Data Careers

15.6 Digital Media Careers

15.7 Cybersecurity Careers

15.8 Career Preparation