CAPP06043 2019 Information Technology and Systems Administration

General Details

Full Title
Information Technology and Systems Administration
Transcript Title
Information Technology and Sys
Code
CAPP06043
Attendance
N/A %
Subject Area
CAPP - Computer Applications
Department
CENG - Civil Eng. and Construction
Level
06 - NFQ Level 6
Credit
05 - 05 Credits
Duration
Semester
Fee
Start Term
2019 - Full Academic Year 2019-20
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Author(s)
Barrie Cox, Ruairi ODriscoll
Programme Membership
SG_SPROP_C06 201900 Higher Certificate in Science in Property Services and Facilities Management SG_SFACI_E06 202000 Certificate in Facilities Management
Description

The module provides the student with practical knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Access together with an understanding of the role of Information Technology in the property market with particular emphasis on property and facilities management.  The aim of the module is to ensure that students are proficient in the four main Microsoft packages which are relevant in the day to day practice of a property and facilities manager and also to appreciate the role that information technology can play in supporting and developing the duties of a property and facilities manager.

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;

1.

Demonstrate skills and knowledge in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.

2.

Develop and explain Excel based solutions for property and facilities management related problems.

3.

Create and query an Access based database suitable for the property and facilities management industry.

4.

Describe the role of information technology in the property market and in supporting and developing the duties of a property and facilities manager

5.

Identify and explain the added value that information technology in the property and facilities management industry can bring if utilised correctly

Teaching and Learning Strategies

This module will be delivered using blended learning techniques. This will include lectures / online lectures for online students (via adobe connect or similar), and guest lectures augmented by independent learning and directed learning. This approach addresses student learning needs. Moodle will be used to upload educational material (i.e. presentations and recordings of online lectures plus supplementary reading material) and as a means of assessment (e.g. quizzes, uploading assignments and journals). This blended approach brings students together to facilitate group learning.

The teaching strategy will also  use a blended approach of lectures & self-directed learning.

Module Assessment Strategies

Coursework and Continuous Assessment

100%

 

Repeat Assessments

Repeat Continuous Assessment and/or Final Exam

Indicative Syllabus

This module will identify and explain the relevant applications and added value of Information Technology and Systems Administration in the context of the day to day working activities of Property and Facilities Management professionals. The module will develop the students ability to interpret, outline and demonstrate the appropriate applications of;

  • Microsoft Word to Property and Facilities Management Professionals.
  • Microsoft Excel to Property and Facilities Management Professionals.
  • Microsoft Powerpoint to Property and Facilities Management Professionals.
  • Microsoft Access to Property and Facilities Management Professionals.

 

Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
%
End of Semester / Year Formal Exam
%

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Continuous Assessment Continuous Assessment Assessment 100 % OnGoing 1,2,3,4,5
             
             

Full Time Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Computer Laboratory Information Technology and Systems Administration 2 Weekly 2.00
Directed Learning Not Specified Information Technology and Systems Administration 1 Weekly 1.00
Workshop Not Specified Information Technology and Systems Administration 0.16 Weekly 0.16
Independent Learning Not Specified Information Technology and Systems Administration 3.84 Weekly 3.84
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 3.16 Hours

Online Learning Mode Workload


Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Lecture Not Specified Information Technology and Systems Administration 1 Weekly 1.00
Directed Learning Not Specified Information Technology and Systems Administration 1 Weekly 1.00
Workshop Not Specified Information Technology and Systems Administration 0.16 Weekly 0.16
Independent Learning Not Specified Information Technology and Systems Administration 4.84 Weekly 4.84
Total Online Learning Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 2.16 Hours

Required & Recommended Book List

Recommended Reading
2018-10-30 Office 2019 All-in-One For Dummies For Dummies
ISBN 9781119513278 ISBN-13 1119513278
Recommended Reading
2018-11 Microsoft Office 2019 Step by Step Microsoft Press
ISBN 1509307680 ISBN-13 9781509307685
Recommended Reading
2018-10-23 Word 2019 For Dummies For Dummies
ISBN 9781119514060 ISBN-13 1119514061

The bestselling beginners guide to Microsoft Word Whether you've used older versions of this popular program or have never processed a single word, this hands-on guide gets you going with the latest version of Microsoft Word. In no time, you'll begin editing, formatting, proofing, and dressing up your Word documents like a pro. In this leading book about the worlds number one word processing application, Dan Gookin talks about using Microsoft Word in friendly, easy-to-follow terms. Focusing on the needs of the beginning Word user, it provides everything you need to know about Wordwithout any painful jargon. Covers the new and improved features found in the latest version of Word Create your own templates Explains why you cant always trust the spell checker Offers little-known keyboard shortcuts If youre new to Word and want to spend more time on your actual work rather than figuring out how to make it work for you, this new edition of Word X For Dummies has you covered.

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

None

Journal Resources

None

URL Resources

www.scsi.ie

Other Resources
  • Lecture Notes
  • IT Sligo Library
  • Moodle.
  • Adobe Connect and Panopto.
Additional Information

None