This curriculum is designed to prepare students for employment as entry level PC Repair Technicians. Students that successfully complete the PC Repair Technician certificate will be able to install, operate, upgrade and troubleshoot personal computers. This certificate also prepares students to pass the CompTIA A+ examination.Computer Information Technology - PC Repair Technician students will be supported by a Student Success Team in the Accounting, Business, Economics, and Computer Technology Area of Interest. Please contact the Student Success Team for this program if you have any questions.
|CIT 101 - Introduction to Computer Information TechnologyM||3.0|
CIT 101 - Introduction to Computer Information Technology (3.0 units)
Advisory: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement; CIT 100A
This course is an examination of information systems and their role in business. It will focus on information systems, database management systems, networking, e-commerce, ethics and security, computer systems hardware and software components. It will apply these concepts and methods through hands-on projects developing computer-based solutions to business problems.
|CIT 130 - Windows ConfigurationM||3.0|
CIT 130 - Windows Configuration (3.0 units)
Advisory: ENGL 035 or ENLA 100 or appropriate placement; READ 043 or appropriate placement; CIT 180
This course is designed for students preparing to take the Windows client operating system certification exam. Students will learn to install, upgrade and migrate from previous to the current Windows client operating system and deploy Windows using system images and configure virtual hard disks. Students will also learn to configure hardware & applications, network connectivity, access to resources, mobile computing, backup and recovery, and monitoring and maintaining systems that run Windows.
|Total Semester Units:||6.0|
|CIT 180 - PC Maintenance-A+ CertificationM||4.0|
CIT 180 - PC Maintenance-A+ Certification (4.0 units)
Prerequisite: CIT 101
This course will prepare students with the necessary competencies of an entry-level IT professional with hands-on experience and theory in computer technology, networking and security. The student will also learn communication skills and professionalism now required of all entry-level IT professionals. This course is intended for IT students wishing to prepare for the CompTIA A+ Essentials and CompTIA A+ Practical Application examinations, the two exams required to achieve CompTIA A+ certified status.
|Total Semester Units:||4.0|
|Total Units for Computer Information Technology - PC Repair Technician CC program||10.0|
|M||Major course; course may also meet a general education requirement|
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Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
Rio Hondo College
3600 Workman Mill Road
Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921