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Computer Essentials

Course Section: COMP-1000-0914

Availability (updated hourly):
Limited seats available

In this course, students are introduced to the fundamentals of various software programs and information processing systems used in today's workplace and educational environments. Students develop the skills necessary to understand and efficiently use common workplace productivity tools. The main areas of focus include: operating systems, e-mail and groupware, word processing, spreadsheets, electronic presentation software, and the integration of these technologies.

Additional Information

Credit Related Information:
Credit course for the following programs: Accounting Technology, Administrative Assistant, Aircraft Turbine Technician, Automotive Technology, Bioscience Technology, Business Administration, Cabinetmaking Wood Manufacturing, Carpentry, Computer Networking Technology, Construction Electrical, Construction Technology & Management, Culinary Arts, Electronics Engineering Technology, Electromechanical Technology, Energy Systems Engineering Technology, Environmental Applied Science Technology, Golf Operations, Heating Ventilating & Air Conditioning Technology, Heritage Retrofit Carpentry, Industrial Electrical Technology, International Hospitality Management, Legal Administration, Marketing & Advertising Management, Occupational Health & Safety Technology, Pastry Arts, Plumbing Pipefitting, Precision Machinist, Sport & Recreation Management, Kinesiology, Tourism & Travel Management, Welding Fabrication, Wildlife Conservation Technology, Wind Turbine Technology.


This course will be delivered on-line in a distance format. There will be no face to face classes.

Course Cost

45 hour(s)

Course Details
Start Date End Date Location
Sep 14, 2021 Dec 9, 2021 Off-Site
Day(s) From To Room
Tuesday Thursday 6:00:00 PM 8:00:00 PM

Please note: Students are only able to register for a course after they have completed any of the pre-requisites listed above.

Please note: If English is not your first language, you are required to meet Holland College’s English proficiency requirements prior to commencing studies. Recognized English proficiency tests can be found at the following link: Language Skills