Information Technology

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Computer Literacy (110110 A)twitter

.5 Credit Grade Level: 10th, 11th Prerequisite: Digital Literacy with IC3 Certification (highly recommended) Introduces students to the main components of computer literacy including Computer Fundamentals, Key Applications and Living Online. Provides an introduction to the computer and the convergence of technology as used in today's global environment. Introduces topics including computer hardware and software, file management, the Internet, e-mail, the social web, green computing, security and computer ethics. Presents basic use of application, programming, systems and utility software. Basic keyboarding skills are strongly recommended.

Computer Hardware & Software Maintenance (formerly CompTIA A+) (110001 A/B)

1 Credit Grade Level: 11th Prerequisite: Digital Literacy with IC3 Certification (highly recommended) Focuses on the design of computing systems, including instruction in the principles of computer hardware and software components, algorithms data basis, telecommunications, etc. Includes the knowledge to identify and explain PC components, setup a basic PC workstation, conduct basic software installation, identify compatibility issues and recognize/prevent basic security risks and also gives knowledge in the areas of Green IT and preventative maintenance of computers.

Introduction to Networking Concepts (formerly Cisco)Cisco I & II (110901 A/B)

1 Credit Grade Level: 12th Prerequisite: Computer Hardware & Software Maintenance, Computer Literacy Introduces technical level concepts of non-vendor specific networking including technologies, media, topologies, devices, management tools, and security. Provides the basics of how to manage, maintain, troubleshoot, install, operate, and configure basic network systems.

Linux—Programming (110953 A)

.5 Credit Grade Level: 12th Prerequisite: Computer Hardware & Software Maintenance, Computer Literacy Develop a good working knowledge of Linux using both the graphical interface and command line, covering the major Linux distribution families. Linux powers 94% of the world’s supercomputers, most of the servers powering the Internet, the majority of financial trades worldwide and a billion Android devices. In short, Linux is everywhere. It appears in many different architecture types, from mainframes to server to desktop to mobile and on a staggeringly wide variety of hardware. This course explores the various tools and techniques commonly used by Linux system administrators and end users to achieve their day-to-day work in a Linux environment. It is designed for experienced computer users who have limited or no previous exposure to Linux, whether they are working in an individual or Enterprise environment. Upon completion of this training you should have a good working knowledge of Linux, from both a graphical and command line perspective, allowing you to easily navigate through any of the major Linux distributions. You will be able to continue your progress as a user, system administrator or developer using the acquired skill set.

Security Fundamentals (110912 A/B)

1 Credit Grade Level: 12th Prerequisite: Computer Hardware & Software Maintenance, Computer Literacy, Introduction to Networking Concepts Introduces basic computer and network security concepts and methodologies. Covers principles of: security; compliance and operational security; threats and vulnerabilities; network security; application, data, and host security; access control and identity management; and cryptography.

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Computer Literacy (110110 A)

.5 Credit Grade Level: 10th, 11th Prerequisite: Digital Literacy with IC3 Certification (highly recommended) Introduces students to the main components of computer literacy including Computer Fundamentals, Key Applications and Living Online. Provides an introduction to the computer and the convergence of technology as used in today's global environment. Introduces topics including computer hardware and software, file management, the Internet, e-mail, the social web, green computing, security and computer ethics. Presents basic use of application, programming, systems and utility software. Basic keyboarding skills are strongly recommended.

Computer Hardware & Software Maintenance (formerly CompTIA A+) (110001 A/B)

1 Credit Grade Level: 11th Prerequisite: Digital Literacy with IC3 Certification (highly recommended) Focuses on the design of computing systems, including instruction in the principles of computer hardware and software components, algorithms data basis, telecommunications, etc. Includes the knowledge to identify and explain PC components, setup a basic PC workstation, conduct basic software installation, identify compatibility issues and recognize/prevent basic security risks and also gives knowledge in the areas of Green IT and preventative maintenance of computers.

Introduction to Networking Concepts (formerly Cisco)Cisco I & II (110901 A/B)

1 Credit Grade Level: 12th Prerequisite: Computer Literacy, Computer Hardware & Software Maintenance Introduces technical level concepts of non-vendor specific networking including technologies, media, topologies, devices, management tools, and security. Provides the basics of how to manage, maintain, troubleshoot, install, operate, and configure basic network systems.

Help Desk (110102 A/B)

1 Credit Grade Level: 12th Prerequisite: Computer Literacy, Computer Hardware & Software Maintenance, Introduction to Networking Concepts Introduces a variety of tools and techniques to provide user support in help desk operations. Explores help desk concepts, customer service skills, troubleshooting problems, writing for end users, help desk operations and software, needs analysis, facilities management, and other topics related to end user support.