Degrees and Certifications:
Cybersecurity: ICT Essentials I
An in-depth exposure to computer hardware and operating systems. Students learn the functionality of hardware and software components as well as suggested best practices in maintenance and safety issues. Through hands-on activities and labs, students learn how to assemble and configure a computer, install operating systems and software, and troubleshoot problems. An introduction to computer networking is included.
IMPORTANT! This is the first course in a series of three that prepares students for the Cisco CCNA Networking Certification and A+ industry certification.
Course Length: DHS - 1 Year / 1 Period
LHS - 2 Trimesters / 1 Period
High School Credits: 10
Potential College Credits: 4
Fulfills a-g: "g"
Certificate Earned: Prepares students for the A+ Certification Exam