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A+ Essentials - Operating System Software

Code:
COMP 1885

This course along with A+ Essentials - Hardware validates knowledge of basic computer hardware and operating systems, covering skills such as installation, building, upgrading, repairing, configuring, troubleshooting, optimizing, diagnosing and preventive maintenance, with additional elements of security and soft skills. The Essentials Exam validates the basic skills needed by entry-level service technician regardless of job environment. It is recommended that students complete A+ Essentials Hardware COMP 1884 before registering for this course.

Notes:

Upon completion of the A+ Essentials- Hardware and the A+ Essentials- Operating Systems Software courses students will be able to write the 900 A+ certification exams with CompTIA. Students must book their own exam with CompTIA and all certification exams are at an additional fee.

A textbook and LabSim software are required for this course. The required textbook may be purchased from the Durham College Bookstore. Details of how to purchase the LabSim software are provided in Week 1 of the course.


Prerequisites:

  • COMP 1884 A+ Essentials - Hardware

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CRN Day Date Time Hours Location Fee Availability
1010208-SEP-20 to 15-DEC-2012:00 am - 12:01 am52Online $382.27
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