CISCO IT Essentials 1/ OCR Level 2 Certificate for IT Practitioners, Unit 7
IT Essentials 1 presents an in-depth exposure to computer hardware and operating systems. Students learn the functionality of hardware and software components as well as suggested best practices in maintenance and safety issues.
Through hands-on activities and labs, students learn how to: Assemble and configure a computer / Install software and operating systems
Troubleshoot hardware and software problems. The course also includes a basic introduction to computer networks.
Upon successful completion of this course, students will receive a Certificate of Completion for the CISCO IT Essentials I: PC Hardware and Software.
Course content includes
Building a computer and installation of the motherboard, floppy and hard drives, CD-ROM, and video cards.
Installing and managing Windows operating systems.
Adding peripherals and multimedia capabilities.
Implementing and using a local-area network architecture, networking protocols, and TCP/IP utilities.
Connecting the computer to a local area network and to the Internet.
Maintaining and troubleshooting PC hardware and software.