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CITX 1110 - A+ Hardware Technician

Computer Information Technology Electronics Part-time Studies Course

School of Energy

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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

$1,225.84

Fall 2020

Below are two offerings of this course for the Fall 2020 term.

CRN 32993

Sat Sep 12 - Sat Dec 05 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Dec 05 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Rouzbeh Keshavarz

Course Outline

Cost

$1,225.84

Notes

  1. The delivery format for this course has changed from in-person/in-class to ONLINE DELIVERY. No class on Saturday, October 10th (Thanksgiving Weekend). This course is part of the Network Administrator Technician Associate Certificate program. No textbooks are required. Students will have access to online study materials. Please direct any inquiries along with your BCIT Student ID to khoward18@bcit.ca. 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.

CRN 32992

Tue Sep 15 - Thu Dec 03 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 15 - Dec 03 Tue/Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY Online Delivery

Instructor

Ray Massoud

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,225.84

Notes

  1. The delivery format for this course has changed from in-person/in-class to ONLINE DELIVERY. This course is part of the Network Administrator Technician Associate Certificate program. No textbooks are required. Students will have access to online study materials. Please direct any inquiries along with your BCIT Student ID to khoward18@bcit.ca. 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.

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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