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Our vision is for all facilitators, assessors, and learners in our academy to become confident users of ICT (Information and Communications Technology) so that they can develop the skills, knowledge, and understanding which enables them to be confident, creative, and independent.

IC3 Computing Fundamentals

The general objective of Computing Fundamentals this course covers a foundational

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understanding of computer hardware, software, operating systems, peripherals, and troubleshooting to help you get the most value and impact from computer technology. Learners will understand how to maintain computer equipment, protect hardware from theft or damage, and solve common hardware problems. They will identify different types of software and explore the fundamental concepts Relating to popular applications, such as word processing, spreadsheets, presentation software, databases, graphic and multimedia programs, and many others. Also covered are a discussion of the most popular operating systems (e.g., Windows, Macintosh OS, Linux, etc.) and their capabilities.

Get Connected

You’ll Learn These Core Skills:

  • Create accounts for Facebook, LinkedIn, and YouTube.
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  • Understand computer networking and how to browse and search the Internet.
  • Become familiar with Microsoft Windows and how to work with files and folders.
  • Identify common problems and implement solutions

Cybersecurity Essentials

You’ll Learn These Core Skills:

  • Understand security controls for networks, servers, and applications.
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  • Learn valuable security principles and how to develop compliant policies.
  • Implement proper procedures for data confidentiality and availability.
  • Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer.

Networking Essentials

You’ll Learn These Core Skills:

  • Understand security controls for networks, servers, and applications.
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  • Learn valuable security principles and how to develop compliant policies.
  • Implement proper procedures for data confidentiality and availability.
  • Develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills using real equipment and Cisco Packet Tracer.

End User Computing

  • Demonstrate an understanding of applying Graphical User Interface (GUI)-based Word Processing Application skills in the Workplace.
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  • Demonstrate an understanding of applying Graphical User Interface (GUI)-based Presentation Application skills in the Workplace.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of applying GUI-based Spreadsheet Application skills in the Workplace.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of applying GUI-based Electronic Mail Application skills in the Workplace.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of applying GUI-based Web Browser Application skills in the Workplace.
  • Improve Communication by combining communication skills with End User Computing skills.
  • Improve the application of mathematical literacy in the workplace, by better-utilizing End User Computing Applications.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the use of Information Communications & Technology (ICT) in an organization & the impact it has on societies.

In addition to the above, unit standards will be utilized to provide depth of specification of the outcomes ranges and the assessment criteria and processes

Technical Support

A learner will be able to:

  • Communicate effectively with fellow IT staff & users of information systems.
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  • Demonstrate an understanding of different types of computer systems and the use of computer technology in business.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of problem-solving techniques, and how to apply them in a technical environment.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Computer Technology Principles.
  • Select and use materials and equipment safely for technological purposes.
  • Work effectively as a team member within a support team.
  • Carry out, under supervision, a small size task to demonstrate knowledge of techniques & skills needed in one or more of the following areas of majoring/specialization:
      • Hardware and Infrastructure Support for Personal Computers
      • Hardware and Infrastructure Support for Office Products
      • Data Communications and Network Support

Systems Development

A learner will be able to:

  • Communicate effectively with fellow IT staff & users of information systems.
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  • Demonstrate an understanding of different types of computer systems and the use of computer technology in business.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of problem-solving techniques, and how to apply them in a technical environment.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Computer Technology Principles.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of Computer Programming Principles.
  • Work effectively as a team member within a development project environment.
  • Carry out, under supervision, a small size task to demonstrate an understanding of the knowledge, techniques & skills needed to understand the fundamentals of Computer Programming.

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)

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