CompTIA A+ Certification
At the end of this course, students will be able to:
- Identify the components of standard desktop personal computers.
- Identify fundamental components and functions of personal computer operating systems.
- Identify best practices followed by professional personal computer technicians.
- Install and configure computer components.
- Install and configure system components.
- Maintain and troubleshoot peripheral components.
- Troubleshoot system components.
- Install and configure operating systems.
- Maintain and troubleshoot installations of Microsoft Windows.
- Identify network technologies.
- Install and manage network connections.
- Support laptops and portable computing devices.
- Support printers and scanners.
- Identify personal computer security concepts.
- Support personal computer security.
Students taking this course should have the following
skills: End-user skills with Windows-based personal
computers, including the ability to: Browse and search
for information on the Internet. Start up and shut down
the computer. Log on to a computer and computer network.
Run programs. Move, copy, delete, and rename
files in Windows Explorer. Basic knowledge of computing
concepts, including: The difference between hardware
and software. The functions of software components,
such as the operating system, applications, and
file systems. The function of a computer network.
IT Instructor, Al Dar University College