Microcomputer Hardware Support

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: ENGL 0230 Writing Foundations, READ 0220 Reading Strategies, MATH 0250 Math Concepts or placement by assessment score

Co-Requisite: COCP 1201  Microsoft Office Basics

In this course, students learn to support personal computer (PC) hardware. Students will investigate how the hardware operates and the relationship between hardware and the software used to support that hardware.  Some of the topics covered include: the installation, configuration, support, and troubleshooting of system boards, CPUs, memory, video connections, floppy, optical, and hard drives, multimedia, and input/output devices.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): none

Offered Spring.