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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

EdTech Institute, LLC (formerly The Sage Group, LLC) | Evaluated Learning Experience

1. Microsoft Windows XP Basic (245) 2. Microsoft Windows XP Advanced (246)

Location: 
Various approved locations throughout the U.S.
Length: 
Course 1: 12 hours (4 weeks). Course 2: 12 hours (4 weeks).
Dates: 
Course 1: August 2008 - January 2013. Course 2: August 2008 - January 2013.
Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 
Course 1: Identify and open objects on the Windows desktop; use Windows XP Help and Support Center; navigate the folder hierarchy and search for files; manage files and folders and work with the Recycle Bin; create simple word processing documents and drawings by using the WordPad and Paint accessories; customize the desktop by creating desktop shortcuts and using the Control Panel; browse the Internet. Course 2: Customize the Start menu, taskbar and folder views; view and change file attributes and file associations; use advanced folder options; add a printer and manage print jobs with the print queue; manage user accounts; use fast user switching and employ basic user-level security; use System Restore, Disk Cleanup, Disk Defragmenter, Backup, and the Security Center; share folders and printer on a LAN and use shared resources.
Instruction: 
Course 1: The help system; working with files; Word Pad and Paint; customizing the workstation. Course 2: Customizing the user interface; files and folders; print management; managing multiple users; system utilities; sharing LAN resources.
Credit recommendation: 
Courses 1 and 2: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 1 semester hour in Information Technology (8/08). NOTE: Courses 1 and 2 must both be completed to receive credit.

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