ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION
Grade 12 (both semesters required)
Dual Credit - Vincennes
2 credits per semester/2 periods per day
Prerequisite: Computer Tech Support
This course continues the Computer Network Program taken in PC Tech Support to include the Network+ certification exam. Students will design, install, maintain, and manage both local and wide area networks. Activities include a combination of classroom instruction, e-learning, and laboratory practice that develops skills in network administration and configurations, problem diagnosis and troubleshooting, system control and maintenance, and upgrades. Additional areas of emphasis should include data backup and system security. Other topics will be designing and installing cable, internet, surveillance and security systems.
Students will have the opportunity to be certified by taking the Network+ and Electronic Systems Technician (EST) exams. Students will also have the opportunity to compete in competitions through SkillsUSA and earn college credit in this class. The Computer Technology program is a 4-semester 2-year course.