Computer Hardware Installation and Maintenance
Curriculum Code No.3162
Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics Department
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This certificate prepares the student to sit for two industry standard, vender independent certifications, the A+ certification and the Network+ certification. Students receiving their certificates possess the knowledge, skills, and customer relations experience needed to enter the computer or network technician area, as PC support technicians, help desk technicians, and PC installer. Students who complete this program may be prepared to sit for industry certification exams, such as those offered by Microsoft, Cisco, and CompTIA.
Graduates of this program are able to:
- sit for the A+ Certification and Network + Certification examination;
- install Software and Hardware;
- support users in a PC environment; and
- troubleshoot Hardware and Software Problems.
Certificate Course Requirements
|CISC128||Comparative Operating Systems||4|
|CISC143||Essentials of Networking A||4|
|CISC201||Managing and Maintaining the PC A||4|
|CISC235||Networking Devices A||4|
A Course requires prerequisite.
Since the individual circumstances and backgrounds of students vary, all students planning to complete this certificate program must meet with their assigned academic advisor to develop a planned sequence of courses to meet their individual needs.
NOTE: Computer classes may be expensive. Purchase of equipment may be required.
Academic Year 2009/2010
PC support tech, help desk tech, PC installer
More cost information can be found here:
|Completing in 2009/2010:||3 students|
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|Normal time to complete program:||12 months|
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