(Designed to help prepare for the CompTIA A+ exams.) Prerequisite: IFSM 201. A thorough review of computer hardware and software, with emphasis on the application of current and appropriate computing safety and environmental practices. The goal is to evaluate, install, configure, maintain, and troubleshoot computer hardware components and operating systems.
After completing this course, students should be able to:
- Install, configure, and maintain computer hardware components
- Evaluate, install, configure, troubleshoot, and optimize operating systems
- Apply appropriate troubleshooting and repair procedures on computer components and systems
- Apply current and appropriate computing safety and environmental practices