Computer Networking Technology Fundamentals (Certificate M0682)

Technology and Health Division
Certificate M0682

This one-semester program covers the fundamentals of computer networking technology. These core courses provide the necessary skills for those seeking entry-level employment as computer service technicians without areas of specialization. General topics include Personal Computer Servicing, Computer Operating Systems, and PC Troubleshooting. This Fundamentals certificate will prepare students with the requisite knowledge for subsequent Computer Networking Technology certificates and degrees. The courses in the fundamentals certificate approach computer repair from a hardware first perspective. This distinguishes this certificate from other programs/certificates on campus. It is our department's core belief that a solid understanding of the electronics from a hardware angle reinforces the necessary knowledge and skills to troubleshoot and repair computing equipment.

Required Courses 
Course Prefix Course Name Units
CNET 50Personal Computer (PC) Servicing4
CNET 52PC Operating Systems4
CNET 54PC Troubleshooting4
Total Units12

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