This course will introduce the fundamentals of modern personal computer systems, including hardware, BIOS and drivers, operating systems, and application software. Formatting and partitioning of HDD’s, loading of operating systems, and then basic system updating and maintenance will be practiced. The binary and hexadecimal numbering systems will be introduced. A robotics module will introduce basic programming concepts.
- This course is open to Mechatronics, Power Plant Technology, and Electric Utility Technology majors only. Other students may be admitted with coordinator consent.
- (Formerly BITS 1014)