CompTIA IT Fundamentals+

CompTIA IT Fundamentals+

Module 1 - Using Computers 
Module 2 - Using Apps and Databases
Module 3 - Using Computer Hardware
Module 4 - Using Networks
Module 5  - Security Concepts

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Module 1

Using Computers Unit 1: Common
Computing Devices
Information Technology
Personal Computers (PC)
Mobile and IoT Devices
Unit 2: Using a
Setting up a PC System
Ergonomic Concepts
Navigating an OS
Using Input Devices
Icons and Windows
Unit 3: Using an OS
Functions of an Operating System
Types of Operating System
Microsoft Windows
Apple macOS and iOS
Linux, Chrome, and Android
File Explorer
Windows Settings and Control Panel
Using a Web Browser
Unit 4: Managing an OS
Management Interfaces
Process and Service Management
Memory and Disk Management
Command Line Interfaces
Access Control and Protection
Unit 5: Troubleshooting and Support

Support and Troubleshooting
Identifying the Problem
Understanding the Problem
Resolving and Documenting the Problem
Developing a Troubleshooting Approach
Troubleshooting PC Issues
Getting Support
Using a Search Engine

Module 2
Using Apps and Databases

Unit 1: Using Data Types and Units
Notational Systems
Units of Measure
Data Types
Data Representation
The Value of Data
Intellectual Property
Data-driven Business Decisions
Unit 2: Using Apps
Installing Applications
Application Management
Managing Software Licensing
Productivity Software
Collaboration Software
Business Software
Unit 3: Programming and App Development
Programming Logic
Programming Languages
Programming Concepts
Object-Oriented Programming
Scripting Languages
Application Platforms and Delivery
Unit 4: Using Databases

Database Concepts
Database Structures
Relational Methods
Database Access Methods
Application Architecture Models

Module 3
Using Computer Hardware Unit 1: System Components

Selecting a Computer
Motherboard Components
Features of Processors
Expansion Bus
System Cooling
BIOS and UEFI System Firmware
Unit 2: Using Device Interfaces
Computer Connector Types
USB and Firewire
Graphic Devices
Graphic Device Interfaces
Input Devices
Configuring Peripherals
Bluetooth and NFC
Networking Interfaces
Unit 3: Using Peripheral Devices
Installing and Uninstalling
Display Devices
Display Settings
Multimedia Ports and Devices
Printer Types
Installing and Configuring a Printer
Scanners and Cameras

Unit 4: Using Storage Devices
System Memory
Mass Storage Devices
Optical Discs and Drives
Flash Memory Devices
Unit 5: Using File Systems
Managing the File System
Folders and Directories
File Explorer
File Attributes and Permissions
Searching for Folders and Files
File Types and Extensions

Module 4
Using Networks

Unit 1: Networking Concepts
Network Components
Internet Protocol
Address Resolution Protocol
DNS and URLs
Internet Application Services
Unit 2: Connecting to a Network
Internet Service Types
Wireless Internet Services
Setting Up a Wireless Network
Configuring a Wireless Client
Unit 3: Secure Web Browsing
Safe Browsing Practices
Configuring Browser Security
Managing Cookies and PII
Digital Certificates and Antiphishing

Enabling a Firewall
Unit 4: Using Shared Storage
Local Sharing and Storage
Windows File Sharing
Hosted Sharing and Storage Backups
Windows Backup
Unit 5: Using Mobile Devices
Using a Mobile Device
Mobile Applications and App Stores
Network Connectivity
Email Configuration
Synchronization and Data Transfer

Module 5
Security Concepts

Unit 1: Security Concerns
Computer Security Basics
Social Engineering
Business Continuity
Disaster Recovery
Unit 2: Using Best Practices
Securing Devices Malware
Preventing Malware Infections Spam
Software Sources and Patch Management
Unit 3: Using Access Controls
Access Controls
User Account Types
Authentication Factors
Uses of Encryption
Password Cracking and Management
Unit 4: Behavioral Security Concepts
Policies and Procedures
Handling Confidential Information

Acceptable Use Policies
Expectations of Privacy
Taking the Exam
Career Advice


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