Eastwick College | Evaluated Learning Experience
PC Technology I Theory (CT101T)
54 hours (12 weeks)
December 2019 - Present.
Upon successful completion of the learning experience, students will be able to: gain a complete, step-by-step approach for learning the fundamentals of supporting and troubleshooting computer hardware and software. This course maps fully to CompTIA’s latest A+ 220-1001 exam objectives: properly build a computer system; install, configure, and maintain Windows; have an extensive knowledge of processor history and types of processors used; know both historical and conceptual theories on each individual component; learn the proper field terminology in order to discuss how the components work.
This course includes an introduction to computer system architecture. Microprocessors, power supplies, random-access memory, read-only memory, basic input/output software, CMOS, motherboards, video cards, sound cards, removable media and storage devices will be examined. Outside preparation includes: class preparation, reviewing notes, answering chapter exercises, studying for exams and assigned readings. Prerequisite: Basic Electronics Theory ET101T, Basic Electronics Laboratory ET101L
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Informatics, Network Technology, Web Design and Liberal Arts elective (5/22). NOTE: This course was previously evaluated by the American Council on Education (ACE). To view credit recommendations previously established by ACE, visit the ACE National Guide.