IT 1200: Computer Hardware/A+

Summer 2021 Schedule

This class is online.

The readings will come from the course textbook, CompTIA A+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting PCs, Sixth Edition by Mike Meyers, ISBN 978-1260455069. Many instructional videos will come from https://www.professormesser.com. Additional supplemental online resources may be used. Check with Canvas for other assignments.

This schedule is subject to change.

Week of Readings Quiz/Exam
June 27 01 - Safety & Professionalism, 02 - The Visible Computer, 03 - CPUs Quiz (Ch 1,2,3)
July 4 04 - Memory, 05 - Firmware, 06 - Motherboards Quiz (Ch 4,5,6), Exam 1 (Chapters 1-6)
July 11 07 - Power Supplies, 08 - Mass Storage Technologies, 09 - Implementing Mass Storage Quiz (Ch 7,8,9)
July 18 10 - Essential Peripherals, 17 - Display Technologies, 11 - Building a PC Quiz (Ch 10,17,11), Exam 2 (Ch 7-11,17)
July 25 23 - Portable Devices, 24 - Mobile Devices, 26 - Printers and Multifunction Devices Quiz (Ch 23,24,26)
Aug 1 12 - Windows Under the Hood, 15 - Working with the Command Line Interface Quiz (Ch 12,15), Exam 3 (Ch 12,15,23,24,26), Comprehensive Final Exam

Last Updated 06/23/2021