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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

$1,175.83

Winter 2019

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 47335

Sat Jan 05 - Sat Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 30 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 BBY SE01 Rm. 123
Jan 05 - Mar 30 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 BBY SE01 Rm. 122

Instructor

Rouzbeh Keshavarz

Course Outline

Cost

$1,175.83

Notes

  1. No class on Saturday, February 16 (Family Day Weekend). Students must go to Room 123 on the first day of class. This course is part of the Network Administrator Technician program. CITX 1110 provides instruction for A+ certification but does not include the exam for certification. Students are expected to be functionally literate using both hardware and software applications. For inquiries regarding this course, please contact Gigi_Machtaler@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.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 79147

Tue Jan 08 - Thu Mar 28 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 08 - Mar 28 Tue/Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE01 Rm. 122
Jan 08 - Mar 28 Tue/Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE01 Rm. 123

Instructor

Dennis Joel

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,175.83

Notes

  1. This course is part of the Network Administrator Technician certificate. This course provides instruction for A+ certification but does not include the exam for certification. Students are expected to be functionally literate using both hardware and software applications. Students must go to Room 123 on the first day of class. For inquiries regarding this course, please contact Gigi_Machtaler@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.

This course offering is in progress. Please check this page for other currently available offerings, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

Spring/Summer 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.

CRN 61108

Sat Apr 06 - Sat Jul 13 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jul 13 Sat 09:00 - 16:00 BBY SE01 Rm. 122

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$1,175.83

Notes

  1. No class on the follwoing Saturdays: April 20th, May 18th, and June 29th (Holiday Weekends). Students must go to Room 123 on the first day of class. This course is part of the Network Administrator Technician certificate. This course provides instruction for A+ certification; however, it does not include the exam for certification. 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.

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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