CompTIA A+ Course Content

CIT 1100, PC Maintenance and Upgrading, 2 credit hours
Introduction to maintaining and upgrading personal computers (PCs). Includes:

  • System component identification, configuration, assembly and disassembly
  • Upgrading procedures
  • Basic troubleshooting techniques
  • Preventative maintenance

CIT 1111, Computer and Hardware Maintenance, 3 credit hours
Covers aspects of hardware support relating to personal computers (PCs) in preparation for the CompTIA A+ Core exam. Includes:

  • System troubleshooting
  • System board
  • Drive subsystems
  • Memory
  • Input/output devices
  • Multimedia

CIT 1112, Advanced System Maintenance, 3 credit hours
Covers maintaining and servicing modern personal computer systems. Includes:

  • Advanced hardware
  • Operating systems
  • Troubleshooting
  • Networks
  • Printers and other peripheral devices


Contact Information

Dr. Felix Davis, Coordinator
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1605, (630) 942-2134

Kathy Harper, CIS/CIT Program Advisor
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1474B, (630) 942-3961

Kim Groesbeck, Program Support Specialist
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 1433, (630) 942-2599

Business and Technology Division
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2E06, (630) 942-2592

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