This course is an introduction to fundamental computer concepts for students in Liberal Arts, Fine Arts, Languages, Business or non-technical disciplines, as well as those continuing their education, who need to learn about information technology.  The intent is to broaden their scope of knowledge and simultaneously provide them with useful tools for the preparation of their term papers, reports, research, presentations, etc.  The course provides an introduction to microcomputer operating techniques.  It introduces students to computer hardware, software, communication, and popular uses of microcomputers in business and the home and examines the impact of information on society.