Networking and Support Pathway
Computer Tech Support (11-12)
Dual Credit: VIncennes (6 credits) CMET 140, CMET 185
Length of Course: 1 or 2 years (Half Day)
This program allows students to explore how computers work. 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 hardware and software problems. A+ certification is offered in this course.
Networking Fundamentals (9-12)
Length of Course: 1 year (Block)
This class introduces students to home and small business networks, wired and wireless communication, and the Internet. Students will learn about the OSI model, network topologies, and TCP/IP and related protocols. The class focuses on administering Windows and Linux networks, installing and maintaining switches and routers, and managing WIFI networks.