Essential IT for Enterprises and SoHo

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?

這一科不但教授如何運用不同的軟件,例如:於網上營運及推廣生意、管理生意伙伴的資料、利用空白表格程式 (spreadsheet) 和數據庫 (database) 處理生意上的資料等,也會教授避免問題發生的知識,如版權、網絡安全等。想創一番事業或是想當經理,這些商業的基本知識是不可或缺的……

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Amanda Lama year 1 student from BBA (ACCT)


Notes for all GE courses

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