CMPT1405AA (Computer Maintenance 2: File Systems, Windows Installation, Command Prompt & Tools, OS & Accounts, and Control)

This is the first of a series of three courses that provides in-depth exposure to computer software, mobile devices, security, and troubleshooting. Students learn the functionality of operating system software as well as suggested best practices in maintenance, and security. Through hands on activities and labs, students learn how to install, upgrade and maintain an operating system. This course includes the following topics: File Systems, Windows Installation, Command Prompt & Tools, OS & Accounts, and Control. By completing all three courses in the series, students will review the objectives covered on the CompTIA A+ certification ��� Exam #2. Note: There is a ���Final Exam�۝ to assess student learning across the three courses (CMPT1405AA Computer Maintenance 2: File Systems, Windows Installation, Command Prompt & Tools, OS & Accounts, and Control, CMPT1405AB Computer Maintenance 2: Windows Networking, Maintenance, Virtualization & Network Printing, and Security, and CMPT1405AC Computer Maintenance 2: Mobile Devices and Troubleshooting) which occurs at the end of the series in Lesson 4 of CMPT1405AC.
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Primary Material Type:
Online Course
Collin County Community College District
Project Name:
National Information, Security, and Geospatial Technology Consortium (NISGTC)
Computer, Computer Maintenance, CompTIA, A+, Computer Repair, Operating System, Computer Hardware

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Business & Industry Leadership Teams (BILTs)
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

Instructional Program:
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (11)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • 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:
Presentation only - requires user to navigate through content.
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Other
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • None
Course Note:

Copyright / Licensing

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