Information Technology (Tier 1 and Tier 2)

  • Introduction to Information Technology, IT (Tier 1)

    This is one of two classes for students interested in going into the Information Technology (IT) field.

    Introduction to IT will:

    • Give students the opportunity to earn Northstar Digital Literacy certificates in Basic Computer, Email and Internet.
    • Help students understand basics of social media, digital privacy and security and how to be a good digital citizen. 
    • Introduce students to IT careers .
    • Give students vocabulary for hardware and software computer components. 

    Classes will run Monday-Thursday, 9:30-11:30 for 10-weeks

    Information Technology Fundamentals (Tier 2)

    This class will focus on Technical Support Fundamentals, a Coursera platform where students gain skills and knowledge of computer history and understand IT career pathways. Students will be able to:

    • Name hardware, software and platform components.
    • Understand different operating systems and how they interact.
    • Understand concepts around Internet privacy and security for digital citizenship.
    • They will learn how to perform basic computer troubleshooting with customer/computer users. 
    • They will focus on customer service skills and will job shadow current field technicians and help desk support. 

    Classes will run Monday-Thursday, 9:30-11:30 for 10-weeks

    Classed funded through IELCE Grant Opportunity

  • Next Class

    1/23/23-3/30/23

    Online with Google Meet

    Monday-Thursday

    9:30am-11:30am

    *Some days are in-person for skills training

     

    • Registration

      You can register online or in-person at the Hubbs Center or Hub@Harding.

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