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EAC150 - College English
College English is an introductory college writing and reading subject fundamental to successful college studies. Through a variety of assignments and classroom activities, students will strive to develop the rhetorical and analytical skills essential to their success as communicators in college and upon graduation. Fiction and non-fiction will be a central vehicle for teaching writing.
PRE-REQUISITES: EAC149, EAP500, ESL934, ELI Level 8 or placement based on a Seneca College English Skills Assessment
ICA001 - Introduction To Computers and Applications
In this subject students are introduced to the use of computer systems, a microcomputer operating system (MS Windows), and the following business applications: MS Word 2010 for word processing, MS PowerPoint 2010 for business presentations, and MS Excel 2010 for spreadsheets. The student will use Windows to effectively operate a personal computer, access various Seneca computer systems, prepare word documents, create business presentations, and develop spreadsheets.
LIT104 - Circulation
This subject focuses on circulation in libraries, and the associated activities for collection maintenance.
LIT108 - Searching I
This subject introduces various search systems used in libraries. A student learns to search periodical databases, specifically general research databases, and library catalogues. This subject also introduces serials.
LIT112 - Cataloguing I
This subject introduces students to the cataloguing of library materials. The focus is on learning the MARC 21 Format for Bibliographic Data as applied to print monographs.
LIT150 - Introducing Libraries
In this subject students gain an overview of libraries and achieve an understanding of the major types of libraries, library roles, functional areas within libraries, library collections and the categories of staff. The ethical and professional framework of librarianship is introduced and the historical context of libraries is explored.