Below are the sessions that are available for this course.
This course provides an excellent introduction to the IT industry and interactive exposure to personal computers, hardware, and operating systems. Students participate in hands-on activities and lab-based learning to become familiar with various hardware and software components and discover best practice in mainternance and safety. In addition, PC Hardware and Software covers the following new topics:Laptops and portable devicesWireless connectivitySecuritySafety and environmental issuesCommunication skills
Requires Independent Study and Reading and undertaking practice tests.
Build/Assemble Modern Specification PC from ScratchInstall, configure and fine tune various operating systemsUpgrade and install PC peripherals (printers, network cards, scanners, memory, graphics cards, etc.) and their associaed drivers/softwareBasic PC TroubleshootingSecurityBasic/advanced networking
Weekly online multiple choice class testsOnline multiple choice exam on final weekPractical Hands on skills exam.
IT Essentials is ideal for students seeking entry-level IT positions in companies, government agencies, educational institutions, other service providers, or to work for themselves. Courses which can also be done after this qualification is the CompTIA A+ or other CISCO courses available.