Computing 201

IT Security (you must complete a minimum of 1 course to gain credit for this track)
Courses:

Title: IT Security II (Instructor Led)
NOTE: If prompted, log in with full UNCW email address and password.

Topics:

  • The UNCW Responsible Use Policy
  • Identity theft
  • Personal information security threats associated with Web 2.0 (Social Networking collaboration media)
  • Methods to protect personal information online
  • Common Internet resources used by hackers
  • Peer to peer file sharing  and legal alternatives to illicit sites
  • How to set up the email security questions
  • The Computrace theft reporting process
  • Strong password creation
  • Phishing scams and how to identify bogus websites
  • Spyware removal and antivirus protection
  • SPAM settings

Title: IT Security for Application Developers Only (SkillPort CBT Curriculum) - PDF

NOTE: Link above will take you to the Quick Start Guide (PDF) for this program.

Topics:

  • ITIL V3 Foundation Syllabus v4.2: ITIL and the Service Lifecycle
  • Fundamentals of Software Testing and Testing throughout the Software LifeCycle
  • Configuration Management, Risks, and Incidents in Software testing

Title: IT Security for System Administrators Only (SkillPort CBT Curriculum) - PDF

NOTE: Link above will take you to the Quick Start Guide (PDF) for this program.

Topics:

  • Server Troubleshooting and Disaster Recovery for Server+
  • Windows Server 2003: Security Basics and IIS Security and Firewalls
  • Security in a Linux Environment and Linux Networking Services

Title: IT Security for Network Administrators Only (SkillPort CBT Curriculum) - PDF

NOTE: Link above will take you to the Quick Start Guide (PDF) for this program.

Topics:

  • CISCO BCMSN: Implementing Spanning Tree, Implementing Inter-VLAN Routing and Implementing High availability In a Campus Environment

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Microsoft Productivity (you must complete ALL of these courses to gain credit for this track)

Title: Windows 7/Microsoft Office 2010 (Instructor Led)
NOTE: If prompted, log in with full UNCW email address and password.

Topics:

  • Know where to purchase a personal copy of Windows 7 and Office 2010 for your own use.
  • Use the newest features of Windows 7 including:
    • SNAP
    • Taskbar
    • Search
    • Snipping Tool
    • Problem Steps Recorder (PSR)
  • Use the newest features of Office 2010 including:
    • Screen clipping
    • Outlook Jump Lists
    • Outlook Social Networking
    • PowerPoint Broadcast
    • PowerPoint Video

Title: Office 2010 - New Core Features (SkillPort CBT)

NOTE: Link above will take you to detailed SkillPort instructions. To access the class, log in to SkillPort CBT through mySeaport and search for the class title.

Topics:

  • Using the new Backstage view feature when creating content in Microsoft Word 2010
  • Using the new and enhanced data analysis features in Microsoft Excel 2010 to highlight key information
  • Identify new features for data sharing and working remotely with Microsoft Excel 2010
  • Using key new features in PowerPoint 2010 to enhance your presentations

Title: Intro to SharePoint at UNCW (SkillPort CBT)
NOTE: If prompted, log in with full UNCW email address and password.

Topics:

  • Access the UNCW SharePoint server
  • Navigate to your departmental SharePoint site
  • Work with documents in your Shared Documents Library
  • Work with Calendar entries
  • Work with Team Discussion Posts
  • Manage Announcements
  • Manage Links
  • Set up your computer to access SharePoint without having to log in
  • Surveys
  • Custom lists

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Web Publishing (you must complete 2 of these courses to gain credit for this track)

Title: Adobe Contribute
NOTE: If prompted, log in with full UNCW email address and password.

Topics:

  • Perform the basic operations of updating a UNCW departmental Web page including:
    • Content Updating
    • Picture Insertion
    • Table Insertion
  • Post content based on current ADA standards

Download Handout Here (PDF)

Title: Adobe Photoshop Web Images (Instructor Led)
NOTE: If prompted, log in with full UNCW email address and password.

Topics:

  • Utilize Photoshop’s “Save for the Web” functionality
  • Prepare digital images that meet the UNCW Web requirement standards
  • Maintain appropriate file types for all online images.

Download Handout Here (PDF)

Title: Web Content Management (Instructor Led - Contact Lynn Allen at allenl@uncw.edu to register)

Topics:

  • Post appropriate content on your departmental website
  • Work in the new Web page template design interface
  • Format content in Web appropriate standards
  • Request that your departmental website template be updated to the new look and feel
  • Insert appropriate Web tags as necessary

Title: Web PDF Documents (Instructor Led)
NOTE: If prompted, log in with full UNCW email address and password.

Topics:

  • Create PDF Documents from any program with the ability print
  • Turn those PDF documents into form fillable versions with the following field types:
    • Text Fields
    • Radio Buttons
    • Check Boxes
    • Combo Boxes
    • List Boxes
  • Configure these PDFs for deployment on the Web (non authenticated)

Download Handout Here (PDF)

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