Information Technology/Computer Careers

Information Technology/Computer Careers

 

A+ HARDWARE SUPPORT



Course Number: Course Title: Program Title:
CCIS2675 A+ Hardware Support Information Technology/Computer Careers
Course Description:

This advanced course will provide practical knowledge of Personal Computer (PC) hardware and printers needed to provide technical support to computer users. Students will acquire many of the hardware skills necessary for the CompTIA A+ certification.

Credits: Credit Type: Lab Credits:
3 lecture  3 0
MnTC: Prerequisites:
0 CCIS1101 or instructor approval
Campus:
Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie
Course Goals:
The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Install personal computer (PC) hardware
Troubleshoot PC hardware problems
Describe electrical concepts
Manage hardware device drivers
Troubleshoot printer issues
Resolve PC networking issues
Install end-to-end network cabling
Perform hardware preventive maintenance tasks
Course Evaluation: Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.
Disability Services: Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).