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CITX 1110 - A+ Hardware Technician

Computer Information Technology Electronics Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

Course Details

A+ Certified Technicians possess knowledge and skills essential for employment as computer service technicians. This course utilizes the hardware and software technologies used in today's workplace and aligns with the topics examined in the A+ certification exam. The course includes lab activities in which students work with computer hardware and operating systems software to develop troubleshooting skills, assemble and configure computers, add peripherals, connect to networks and customize the operation of the computer. Students are expected to have working knowledge of computers. Students must have access to a Windows based multi-media computer.

Credits

6.0

Cost

$1,151.58

Spring/Summer 2018

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2018 term.

CRN 51684

Tue Apr 10 - Thu Jun 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 10 - Jun 28 Tue/Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE01 Rm. 123
Apr 10 - Jun 28 Tue/Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE01 Rm. 122

Instructor

Ray Massoud

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,151.58

Notes

  1. Students must go to Room 123 on the first day of class. This is a hands-on course that provides training and instruction for A+ certification . Students are expected to be functionally literate using both hardware and software applications. No textbook required; online materials will be available. Visit home.pearsonvue.com/ for A+ Certification testing information. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 61108

Sat Apr 14 - Sat Jul 14 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 14 - Jul 14 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 BBY SE01 Rm. 123
Apr 14 - Jul 14 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 BBY SE01 Rm. 122

Instructor

Rouzbeh Keshavarz

Course Outline

Cost

$1,151.58

Notes

  1. No class on Saturday: May 19th and June 30th, 2018 (Holiday Weekends). Students must go to Room 123 on the first day of class. This is a hands-on course that provides training and instruction for A+ certification . Students are expected to be functionally literate using both hardware and software applications. No textbook required; online materials will be available. Visit home.pearsonvue.com/ for A+ Certification testing information. Note: BCIT reserves the right to cancel courses. In the event of a part-time studies course cancellation, you will be notified at least two business days prior to the course start. Please ensure that your contact information is current.

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the functions of the hardware components of a computer.
  • Replace components to repair and upgrade computers.
  • Troubleshoot hardware issues on a personal computer.
  • Configure networking parameters to establish network connectivity.
  • Install and provide basic configuration of a Windows operating system.
  • Troubleshoot computer problems within a Windows environment.
  • Describe procedures for adding and removing peripheral devices in a Windows environment.

Effective as of Fall 2015

Related Programs

CITX 1110 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Energy

  1. Network Administrator Technician
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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