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University of VictoriaIntroduction to IT English
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Objectives

When you complete this unit, you will be able to:

  • Define the term “information technology”
  • Understand and describe various types of software
  • Explain how programmers create software for computers by writing and compiling code
  • Understand the correct vocabulary for, and grammatical usage of, IT terminology
  • Use adjective clauses with a relative pronoun to complete sentences
  • Practise basic note-taking concepts
  • Use adjective clauses to complete sentences describing information technology
  • Show general comprehension of the gist of a variety of speakers in both structured and less structured situations
  • Comprehend natural speech in a familiar context, with some dependence on repetition
  • Recognize vocabulary words learned in lessons when you hear them