CMPT1405A (Computer Maintenance Part 1)

This course is an in-depth exposure to computer hardware, networking, and soft skills. Students learn the functionality of hardware components as well as suggested best practices in maintenance, and safety issues. Through hands on activities and labs, students learn how to purchase and assemble a computer, apply an IP addressing scheme, connect the computer to a wireless local area network, and soft skills/customer service. Students will review the objectives covered on the CompTIA A+ certification ��� Exam #1.
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Primary Material Type:
Hybrid/Blended Course
Collin County Community College District
Project Name:
National Information, Security, and Geospatial Technology Consortium (NISGTC)
Computer Hardware, A+, System Components, Computer Systems, Networking, Computer Equipment, Networking Devices, OSI Model, PC Maintenance, Motherboard, Power Supply, Computer Storage, RAM, Printers, Video

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Business and Industry Leadership Team (BILT)
Industry Sector:
Information Technology -- Computer Operating Systems (Programming), Digital Forensics, Cyber Security, Network Security, IT Security (51)
Computer and Mathematical Occupations (15-0000)

Education / Instructional Information

Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
  • Stacked/Latticed Credential Model
  • Associate Degree
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
  • 2nd Year Community College or equivalent
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Other
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • None

Copyright / Licensing

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Creative Commons License
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