ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION
Computer Tech Support
Grades 11- 12 (both semesters required)
Dual Credit - Vincennes
2 credits per semester/2 periods per day
Are pop-up windows ruining your online experience? Is your computer running at a turtle-like speed? Then you could possibly have a virus, Trojan, or worm. Don't know what all of this means? Then you need to sign up for the PC Tech Support program. This program will provide you with the knowledge of how computers work. You will learn how to check and clean the computer for viruses, malware, Trojans and spyware. You will learn how to repair computers and be eligible to take the A+ certification exam. Employers are looking for employees with A+ certification.
Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7 will be covered. You will learn how to replace and install components such as: motherboards, memory, power supplies, CD/DVD drives, hard drives, video cards, all network interface cards, CMOS batteries, LCD screens, etc.
Students will be eligible to compete in competitions through SkillsUSA and earn college credit in this class. Computer Network Technology is a 4-semester 2-year program.