Computer Systems Technology

 COMPUTER SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY #8622/#8623

ABOUT:

  • One-year program where students will learn about cutting-edge technology trends
  • Earn three dual enrolled credits with Thomas Nelson Community College
  • Students gain a better understanding of technology in general and the important issues surrounding technology today
  • Students learn about computers and other computing devices along with various types of devices and their components, and the principles by which computers work
  • Students that complete the course successfully may qualify to take the A+ certification exam

STUDENT STUDY:
Installation of operating systems
Troubleshooting computers
Using system tools and diagnostic software
Wireless technologies
Create and configure a network
Workplace readiness

PREREQUISITES:
Good academic standing, attendance, and behavior.
CAMPUS LOCATION:
 Butler Farm, Hampton,VA
SESSIONS: A.M. and P.M.
CLASS SIZE: 20 students
CREDENTIAL(s):
STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS:  Skills USA
CLASS FEES:

Program Fees:  2nd Year 
Activity Fee: $17.00

INSTRUCTOR: Gregg E. Harris, gregg.harris@nhrec.org  (757)766-1100 ext. 3332
BIO:
Gregg Harris has a B.S. in Computer Information System from St. Leo University
Certified as a Novell Network Administrator
17 Year New Horizons employee with work as a Network Administrator /Web Designer in the industry  for the past 10 years

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:Computer Networking

Computer Support Specialist
Network Administration
Network Specialist
Web Design
Telecommunications
Network Design

BUSINESS PARTNERS:
Thomas Nelson Communtity College  (TNCC)
East Coast Polytechnic Institute (ECPI)