GCIT1005
Essential IT for Enterprises and SoHo

GCIT1005
Course Code Offering Department(s) Units & Hours
GCIT1005 COMP (3,1,2)
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What is the course about?

GCIT1005 aims to provide students first with an overview of the business IT environments from large enterprises to SoHo and then key concepts of information technology, specifically addressing the opportunities it brings to the business world at large, and SoHo startups in particular, as well as how it increases the efficiency and productivity in the workplaces.

It covers topics including e-commerce, network security, intellectual property, etc. Practical knowledge on business applications such as spreadsheet, database and web portal management software will also be stressed.

In this course, students will attend lectures to learn the key concepts of information technology in business world. They will also attend laboratory and problem solving sessions to gain practical skills of various IT tools. Besides, completing small project will consolidate their knowledge on various business applications.

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What do the students say about this course?

This course teaches students about the use of Excel and Access, which are very practical! Besides, this course had introduced many innovative technology to us. This made us felt inspired and excited! This course is very useful for our academic work and real world working…

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Catherine Ma

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Notes for all GE courses

  • You can take a maximum of 6 additional units of GE courses from any categories as electives.