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Course Description

This course provides students with theoretical and hands-on experience with the maintenance, troubleshooting and preventative maintenance of a modern personal computer operating system.

Learning Objectives

Upon Completion of this course one should be able to:

  • Set up a new Computer
  • Identify system requirements when purchasing a new computer.
  • Understand the technology and specifications used to describe computer components and make informed choices about which device characteristics are required for each situation.
  • Install or Upgrade Operating systems
  • Manage external devices.
  • Troubleshoot common computer problems that can be resolved without replacing internal components.
  • Connect to a small home network

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.