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Kent A. Gates, Jr., MBA

Department of Computer Studies and Information Processing

Department of Business Administration


Office Phone: (401) 825-1114



Office: Community College of Rhode Island

Business Office, 3rd Floor, Room 3336

400 East Ave.

Warwick, RI 02886


Office Hours:
Day Hours
M-F By Appointment
Course Title/Description Course Number   Campus/Day/Time/Room#
Introduction to Computers COMI 1100-306   Providence, Tuesday, 6 to 10 PM, 1160
Introduction to Business BUSN 1010    

(Click on above Course Titles for link to Syllabus - note: links may not be active during summer months and mid-winter)

Introduction to Computers Assignments and Information:

Always refer to this webpage as well as MYITLAB for class information, materials, training and assignments.

Assignment 1: Send email to me at . In the Subject line, type "Assignment 1" and in the body of the email please explain to me your experiences using computers. (Examples: had classes in high school, have a smartphone, have used MSFT Office previously...) No more than one page. Due: 2-2-16

Assignment 2: In the Skill for Success book, read pages 2 through 23 and then complete the Multiple Choice questions on pages 28 and 29 (Submit via email unless otherwise directed).  Due: 2-9-16

Remember to check the college's homepage for announcements regarding inclement weather.

Exam 1 covering Chapters 1, 2, and 3 (in Visualizing Technology book) is on 2-16-16.





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