CNG 127 IT Essentials I: PC Hardware & Software

5 Credit Hours • 75 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Introduces students to information technology and data communications. Enables the student to develop the necessary skills to enter this field by building a computer, installing the operating system, adding peripherals, connecting the computer to a local area network and the Internet. It is a hands-on, lab-based course stressing safety and working effectively in a group environment. This course prepares students for CompTIA’s A+ certification.