Computers have touched every part of our
lives: It has therefore become almost impossible to go through a single day
without encountering a computer, a device dependent on a computer, information
produced by a computer, or a word that was introduced or whose meaning has
changed with the advent of computers. Because of the significance of computers
in today’s world, it is important to be computer literate.
The heart and soul of a computer lies in the
hardware it uses. And that is why computer hardware engineers are such vital
aspects when it comes to working with computers, therefore students of computer
hardware learn how to take raw materials such as hard drives, motherboards,
memory modules and different types of processing chips, and turn them into a
working personal computer.
Learners here are expected to have acquired
knowledge on computer troubleshooting. Coursework of this nature is designed to
provide you with the tools necessary to locate and resolve the technical issues
that are sometimes experienced by personal computers.
Students from computer hardware class have
hands-on experiences in which students learn to both assemble and troubleshoot
computers. You will get to install hardware, various types of peripheral
devices, software, configure and upgrade PCs.
Students from such a class have knowledge on how
to Maintain both personal and workplace safety as this is essential when it
comes to computer technology. As such, students learn about personal safety as
it pertains to correct-tool usage and appropriate clothing and accessories. The
handling of hazardous materials, electrical safety components, and fire safety