Common Final Exam Review Topics
final will cover basic and intermediate skills in using Word, Excel,
and PowerPoint with Microsoft Office 2007, file management with Windows
7, and some basic knowledge about operating systems, using the
Internet, and mobile computing.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the common final?
common final is a final which all students in CGS1000 are required to
take. It simply means that every section takes the same exam.
- Why do I have
to take a common final?
common final is intended to ensure that you have the basic skills
required to pass CGS1000.
- When do I
take the common final?
common final is given during your scheduled final exam time during
- What happens if I
fail the common final?
final grade is claculated into your total score for the course.
If you fail the final, you can lose all 10 points alloted for the
exam. Come prepared, on time and do your best.
- Logistics of
the Common Final
- You are
required to take the exam during the period specified for your section,
and you must show up at the beginning of that period. You cannot
come in at any time during the two hours.
- If you
are taking an open campus class, you do not come to campus for your
exam, but you must take it at the time appointed by your instructor.
- You do
not need any supplies. The exam is taken through an online assessment
tool, called myitlab. You will not be allowed to bring calculators,
scratch paper, or anything else to write on. Any personal items, other
than something to write with, must be left in the front of the testing
exam is not open book.
will not be allowed to access your e-mail for anything other than if it
is required in the exam. This will be closely monitored.
Attempting to read messages in your Inbox or sending e-mail will be
grounds for a grade of "F" for the course.
- Please be
sure you have turned off your cell phone. Answering cell phone calls,
texting, or reading text messages will be grounds for a failing grade
in the course.