Course Summary
Credit Type:
ACE Exam Number:
Organization Exam Number:
SQ536, SR536
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 3 Introduction to Computing and Technology
Credit is recommended for candidates scoring 400 and above.


This exam was developed to enable schools to award credit to students for knowledge equivalent to that learned by students taking the course. This exam tests the ability to understand hardware, software licensing and development tools; development life cycles; data management; connectivity, privacy concerns; intellectual property; network etiquette; telecommunications law; artificial intelligence, and globalization.The exam contains 100 questions to be answered in 2 hours.

Skills Measured:

The skills measured include computer organization and hardware; systems software; application software; data communication and networks; software development; and social impact and history.
Instruction & Assessment
Supplemental Materials

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