Information Technology Fundamentals (6670/36 weeks)
|Suggested Grade Levels:||9–10|
Information Technology Fundamentals introduces the essential technical and professional skills required for students to pursue programs leading to professional careers and information technology certifications. The course introduces skills related to digital technology, digital applications, maintenance/upgrading/troubleshooting, and networking fundamentals. Students also explore ethical issues related to computers and Internet technology and examine web page and game design.
Recommended prerequisite(s): Keyboarding course(s) or teacher-approved demonstration and documentation of touch keyboarding skills
Career Clusters and Pathways
For federal reporting (choose one)
- Information Technology
- Information Support and Services
- Network Systems
- Web and Digital Communications
- Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
- Engineering and Technology
- Business Information Processing Assessment
- Cloud Essentials Certification Examination
- College and Work Readiness Assessment (CWRA+)
- IC3 Digital Literacy Certification Examination
- Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Examinations
- National Career Readiness Certificate Assessment
- Network Pro Certification Examination
- PC Pro Certification Examination
- Security Pro Certification Examination
- Workplace Readiness Skills for the Commonwealth Examination
A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.
Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.