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Number:CS332
Name:Hardware/Software Concepts
Description:This course provides the hardware/software technology background to help systems development personnel understand tradeoffs in computer architecture for effective use in a business environment.
Credit(s):3
Offered (DAY schedule):
Instructor Permission Required:N
Pre-Requisite(s):
A 100-level computer course or permission of instructor

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, students will: •Understand basic computer hardware, operating systems, and application components, •Be able to diagnose and repair (troubleshoot) the most common failures •Demonstrate the ability to analyze, design, install, and manage virtual hardware and software •Understand the link between computer engineering and products available today.

Books Previously Used in this Course

Term Year Title ISBN Author Edition Publisher
F 2012 Computer Concepts 2013, Compreh. 1-133-19056-1 Parsons, June Jamric 2013 Course Technology, Inc.
F 2012 Text Information Not Yet Supplied ZZDIRECT NONE MBS
S 2009 HIGH PERFORMANCE LINUX CL 0-596-00570-9 SLOAN O'REILLY & ASSOCS.,INC.
S 2008 MANAGING AND TROUBLESHOOT MEYERS 0 MCGOO1
S 2008 MIKE MEYERS' A+ GUIDE TO MEYERS 2 MCG
S 2008 MIKE MEYERS' COMPTIA A+ G MEYERS 2 MCG
F 2003 Intro to PC Hardware & Troubleshooting 00072226323 Meyers McGraw
S 2002 COMPLETE COMPUTER REPAIR TEXTBK.-W/DISK 1-5767606-7-7 SCHMIDT 3RDD 02 SCOTT/J
S 2001 Enhanced A+ Total Solution Toolkit 0-619-03496-3 ITP
S 2000 A+ Lab Manual for Guide to Managing Your PC 0-619-01536-5 Saxton 3 C T I
S 2000 Guide to Managing & Maintaining Your PC: Introductory 0-619-00037-6 Andrews 3 C T I
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