CIS – Computer Maintenance (Certificate)
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|CIS 2||Intro to Computer Science||4 Units|
|CIS 13 (F only)||Windows Desktop OS Config||3 Units|
|CIS 14 (SP only)||Manage/Maintain Windows Desktop||3 Units|
|CIS 72 (SP only)||Fundamentals of Linux||3 Units|
|CIS 90 (SP only)||A+ Cert Prep/CISCO IT Essentials||4 Units|
Total Units for Certificate: 17
For reference only as of 2019/2020
Computer and Information Systems: Computer Maintenance Certificate
The Computer Maintenance Certificate Program provides the exposure and training necessary to maintain and troubleshoot common PC computer systems. This program provides hands-on training in basic electronics, Operating System installation and maintenance, PC repair and computer management and prepares students for entry level jobs and is a pathway to the Information Technology Core Concepts Certificate and the Associate Degree Program in Information Systems - Systems Management, which has two areas of emphasis including Microsoft Server and CISCO Networking. The program prepares students to take the CompTIA A+ certification exam.
This is a locally approved certificate. Upon satisfactory completion of the listed requirements and application for completion of the certificate to Admissions and Records, the student will receive a certificate of completion. This certificate program is not approved through the California Community College Chancellor’s Office; therefore, completion of the certificate will not be listed on the student’s transcript.
Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this certificate, the student should be able to:
- Identify and troubleshoot common problems with computer parts and how to solve the associated problems.
- Describe the different types of memory, how each operates and installation procedure.
- Install a Microsoft operating system and configure the computer as a typical workstation.
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