BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

FITC-150 - Network Technician - 4.00 Credits

FITC-150 - Network Technician - 4.00 Credits

Course Details
This course introduces students to the foundational knowledge necessary for pursuing a career in computer network maintenance, including basic skills development in the set-up, operation and maintenance of networked environments.
Part of the:
  • BUSINESS Department
  • Available/Required in the following Programs:
  • Foundation in Innovation and Technology Certificate -
  • Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree or Relevant Work Experience
    Office Hours: 1.5 hours per week
    Contact Hours: 60
    Student Evaluation
    Procedure:
    Assignments: 50-70%, Final: 30-50%, Total: 100%
    Grading procedures follow NVIT policy.
    Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of the course, students should be able to: 


    • set up, maintain and troubleshoot common hardware types;

    • navigate, maintain and troubleshoot common software types; 

    • list common network types and data connections; 

    • identify common tools for data sharing, storage and security; and

    • apply principles and best practices around network, internet and office security. 

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