Computer Skills Assessment

 

These results are tabulated by the instructor based on performance and portfolio assessment of student work at end of course of study.

Task: I can…

 

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Know most

 

Know all

 

General computer skills

 

 

 

 

  • Start and shut down a computer

 

 

 

 

  • Install software-Student Installs Office

 

 

 

 

  • Connect and use peripherals- lesson 3
    • Scanner
    • Printer
    • Speakers

 

 

 

 

  • Do basic computer troubleshooting- lab assignment

 

 

 

 

  • Use appropriate terminology related to computers in written and oral communications- quiz

 

 

 

 

  • Demonstrate knowledge of the uses of computers

 

 

 

 

Word processing skills- MS Word

 

 

 

 

  • Create an informal memo- Class 2
    • Open/close Word
    • Create document
    • Save Document
    • Print preview and print

 

 

 

 

  • Edit and format document
    • Insert/delete text
    • Cut and paste
    • Change font and size
    • Change document formatting
    • Spell check

 

 

 

 

  • Create a customized document
    • Find and replace text
    • Set tabs
    • Change margins

 

 

 

 

  • Work with multiple documents
    • Load multiple documents
    • Cut and paste between documents

 

 

 

 

  • Select Page, Paper and Printer types
    • Change orientation, paper size, quality
    • Change printer selection
    • Print multiple copies

 

 

 

 

  • Create a table
    • Add/delete rows or columns
    • Covert text to a table
    • Add color /format cells

 

 

 

 

  • Create a handout
    • Use Word Art/clip art
    • Add images

 

 

 

 

  • Use web features of Word
    • Save as html
  • View in browser

 

 

 

 

Frontpage 2000

 

 

 

 

  • Create or Import links

 

 

 

 

  • Import images

 

 

 

 

  • Create webpage from bookmarks

 

 

 

 

  • Publish webpage

 

 

 

 

  • Create table

 

 

 

 

  • Organize favorites

 

 

 

 

Task: I can…

 

Know some

Know most

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Internet skills

 

 

 

 

15. Apply General internet skills/abilities

    • Describe the meaning of the Internet
    • Describe what a browser is
    • Install a browser
    • Define an ISP
    • Configure a browser

 

 

 

 

16. Surf the internet

    • Connect to the net via a browser
    • Enter URLs to surf the web
    • Set/edit bookmarks
    • Use a search engine
    • Download text files and images

 

 

 

 

Use other Internet features

 

 

 

 

    • 17. Use a listserv

 

 

 

 

    • 18. Read a newsgroup

 

 

 

 

    • 19. Use a discussion board

 

 

 

 

    • 20. Publish webpage

 

 

 

 

    • 21. Create a Webpage

 

 

 

 

22. Use Email

  • Check, read and send messages
  • Use message attachments
  • Create mailboxes
  • Create filters
  • Use address book

 

 

 

 

Presentation skills

 

 

 

 

23. Use Powerpoint

  • Create a simple presentation
  • Create a bulleted list
  • Add images and multimedia

 

 

 

 

Other

 

 

 

 

24. Describe instructional principles relating to computers

 

 

 

 

25. Demonstrate knowledge of ethical and legal issues concerning computers and technology

 

26. Use a course management tool.

27. Use communications dropbox

28. Design a computer based learning environment

29.Create a links page for a learning resource

30. Create an online quiz

31. Take an online quiz

32. Utilize course website outside of lab

33. Edit a digital photo