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University of VictoriaIntroduction to IT English
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Welcome to Unit 1 — The Anything Machine

In this first unit, you will be introduced to the concept of computers as a general-purpose tool. You will explore various types of software and describe their purpose.

This unit will demonstrate that information technology (IT) is an essential tool in many day-to-day activities as well as in specialized personal and business applications. The language component of this unit will focus on the use of adjective clauses and common IT-related verbs.