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Fundamentals of Computer Hardware and Software

Hardware and Software
25
Oct

Rationale

 It is necessary for all ICT professionals to work with both computer hardware and software, so they must be able to differentiate between them if they are to troubleshoot and solve problems that arise in personal computers, as problems that occur will either be hardware or software related. This course provides the fundamental knowledge of hardware and software that the ICT professionals will need to hone and apply on the job.  Through this course, students should develop the skills and knowledge that are required to install, upgrade, maintain, and solve issues that are related to hardware and software failures.

Course Description

This course provides students with opportunities to learn about the components of the computer’s hardware. It allows them to learn about inner components of the computer system, their location and functions. It teaches students about advanced computing concepts, such as types and role of applications, programming languages, other computer-related systems.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course students should be able to:

  1. Describe the essential components in a computer system.
  2. Demonstrate how data is process by a personal computer.
  3. Differentiate between software application, utility and operating system.
  4. Install and configure a variety of software and operating systems.
  5. Install utility software and describe how it is used to manage the security of a computer system.
  6. Describe the structure of different software and operating systems.
  7. Describe the system unit components, registry, cmos and bios
  8. Explain the role of the central processing unit, monitor and keyboard and mouse in functions of the computer system.
  9. Initiate the process of booting
  10. Explain the concept of ergonomics and state its role in the field of computer science.
  11. Install device drivers.
  12. Set-up and restore a registry
  13. Customize a start up menu

Course Content

Total learning: 35 lessons Time: 15 weeks

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