CITA 120 Computer Concepts and Operating Systems

This course is a study of the terminology and concepts associated with computer systems hardware and software. Topics include system hardware components, memory organization and management, operating systems, troubleshooting fundamentals, etc. Students will construct PCs and install, configure, test and troubleshoot systems software to apply the various concepts covered in the course.

For Homework assignments, due dates, and test dates use the following links to your section:

  • CITA 120-001 Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 11:00 to 11:50 in Sanford Hall room 125
  • CITA 120-002 Monday, Wednesday at 3:00 to 4:45 in Sanford Hall room 125
  • Course Information Sheet - first class handout with basic class data

Textbook Information:

PCs for Dummies by Dan Gookin, ISBN 13: 978-1-118-19734-9 

Additional Course Supplies:

Two screwdrivers, medium size, one Phillips head, one flat head