IT Computer Support Specialist Program. First Semester Courses.

 

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ITSUP-101 Computer Information System Fundamentals

Quick Course Overview

Students will learn the concepts and terms to better understand the role of information technology, careers for computer professionals, basics in computer hardware, software and networking as well as the internet in business and society. A brief overview of history of information technology, as well as strategic future direction is discussed. Topics include technology trends that affect computing and everyday life; such as concerns for data security, personal privacy, online safety, controversy over digital rights management, open source software, smartphones, tablet devices and more. In addition, coverage of latest release of Microsoft Windows and Office will introduce you to the exciting new features of next-generation consumer and enterprise software. The course is a combination of lecture, discussion, and “hands-on” lab assignments. For complete course information, including Course ID, Course Title and Course description click here to navigate to MATC INFOnline Master Repository system.

3 Credits

 

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ITNET-101 Network Communications (Network +)

Quick Course overview

Network Communications provides an introduction to networking technologies and provides good background material for students interested in preparing for CompTIA’s broad-based, vendor-independent networking certification exam, Network+. This course covers a wide range of material about networking such as LAN components, OSI model and standards organizations, transmission media, topologies, protocols (such as TCP/IP), interconnecting devices, wide area networks and security. Through some hands-on exercises, demonstration and discussion, students will develop an understanding of what is involved in basic network design, network management, security and troubleshooting. For complete course information, including Course ID, Course Title and Course description click here to navigate to MATC INFOnline Master Repository system.

3 Credits

 

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ITNET-110 Manage Windows Desktop Client OS

Quick Course overview

This course provides preparation for the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) exam 70-680: Windows 7 Configuring. Students are introduced to the Microsoft Windows 7 system through lectures, demonstrations, discussions and hands-on lab exercises. Topics include installing, configuring, securing, troubleshooting, and networking Windows 7. For complete course information, including Course ID, Course Title and Course description click here to navigate to MATC INFOnline Master Repository system.

3 Credits

 

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COMPSW-106 Introduction to MS Office

Quick Course overview

This course provides a hands-on overview of software applications, including units of instruction in MS Windows, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint. Combined with COMPSW-107, this course can help prepare the student to take the MS Office User Specialist (MOUS) exam. For complete course information, including Course ID, Course Title and Course description click here to navigate to MATC INFOnline Master Repository system.

3 Credits

Disclaimer: MATC INFOnline is the master repository for the course ID, Course title and Course description and book information. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only and may not be the most current to reflect the recent changes. Make sure to always check INFOnline MATC master repository for the current course and book information. Click here to navigate to MATC INFOnline Master repository for course information. Select ITSUP – IT Support for full list of IT Computer Support courses with their descriptions.

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