Computer Essentials

Course: CST8101

This course is part of the following part-time on campus and/or online program(s):

The essentials of computer software, hardware, and laptop management form the foundation for building further technical programming skills. Learn to configure your laptop environment, basic PC and SOHO router configuration and troubleshoot problems. Create backups, install virus protection, and manage files through a basic understanding of the Windows Operating System. Install and configure the Windows Operating System, and a virtual machine environment. Explore computer architecture including basic numerical systems, Boolean logic, functional hardware and software components needed to run programs.


For this course, you will be required to bring your own mobile computing device (laptop).

Students are expected to purchase course materials for this course, available from the campus bookstore. The cost for this package may range from $167 to $238 depending on whether the student opts for the electronic or print version.

All sections for this course are in progress.