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IT Fundamentals for Business Professionals: Hardware

Universitat Politècnica de València via edX

Overview

This course is one of the 5 courses of an introductory business information systems series, designed to introduce you to the amazing world of Information Technology.

The series of courses is designed so that a professional in a field outside the information technologies (financial, administrative or managerial) acquires the basic knowledge in Information Technology to be able to interact more profitably with the computer and telecommunications specialists of your company or other corporations with which you are related, being able to specify requirements, evaluate workloads and monitor results in a much more effective way.

The syllabus of the series is based on the CLEP Information Systems and Computer Applications exam.

In this course you will learn the basic hardware concepts on which information systems and communications networks are based

By completing the series of 5 courses, you will be prepared to interact effectively with specialists in the Information Technology sector (and pass the CLEP ISCA exam if you wish).

Taught by

Ignacio Despujol, Carlos Turró, Miguel Rebollo and Vicent Botti Navarro

Reviews

4.6 rating, based on 14 reviews

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  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    it was amazing and i have learned a lot and now i am proud to say Dependable, dedicated and client centric – customer service.
    Analytical – solution orientated.
    . Effective Communication – both orally and in writing.
    . Leadership and teamwork – willingly assumes leadership and ownership of team projects.
    Technically Proficient – willingness to learn and apply emerging technologies.
    Curiosity – eager to learn.
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    it was amazing and i have learned a lot and now i am proud to say Dependable, dedicated and client centric – customer service.

    Analytical – solution orientated.

    . Effective Communication – both orally and in writing.

    . Leadership and teamwork – willingly assumes leadership and ownership of team projects.

    Technically Proficient – willingness to learn and apply emerging technologies.

    Curiosity – eager to learn
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    it was amazing and i have learned a lot and now i am proud to say Dependable, dedicated and client centric – customer service.

    Analytical – solution orientated.

    . Effective Communication – both orally and in writing.

    . Leadership and teamwork – willingly assumes leadership and ownership of team projects.

    Technically Proficient – willingness to learn and apply emerging technologies.

    Curiosity – eager to learn
  • Moxhet

    Moxhet completed this course.

    It gives an exhaustive overview of lot of concepts I heard of but did not have the opportunity to delve into. Really easy to understand , sometimes with help of other contents found on Internet but really very interesting and obviously usefull for me as I wanted to expand my skills in order to do project management. It's always interesting to have the basis to understand the discussions.
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    Shahid B.

    Shahid completed this course.

    Comprehensive course if you want to understand the basics of computer hardware.
    Simple to understand topics, with suitable images.
    Some places the pronunciation of the instructor is difficult to understand, however the transcript is available.
    Some terms could have been simple to understand with additional visuals.

    Very good course if you want to overcome the fear of IT
  • Waqas A.

    Waqas completed this course.

    This is very usefull for me. This adds to my knowledge of computer science. Any one student of computer science must try this to increase his knowledge of computer science. This course really tells me what is computer its necessary information about itself.
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    This is very usefull for me. This adds to my knowledge of computer science. Any one student of computer science must try this to increase his knowledge of computer science. This course really tells me what is computer its necessary information about itself.
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    The course is very good.Truly it upgrades my knowledge.Through this course, i came to know from basics to advanced topics in hardware.The exams are quite interesting.In the first module, i scored 100%.This boosts me to learn this course very interestingly.
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous is taking this course right now.

    he course is very good.Truly it upgrades my knowledge.Through this course, i came to know from basics to advanced topics in hardware.The exams are quite interesting.In the first module, i scored 100%.This boosts me to learn this course very interestingly.
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    The MOOC was really interesting, I had some difficulties in some units that are mostly explained in detail to users who already have some knowledge about the subject. Besides that, it is a very interesting course for beginners.
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous completed this course.

    This course is very well designed to make a beginner understand the fundamentals of Information Technology. However if the videos could be made of less than 5 minutes, it will be easier for the students.
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous is taking this course right now.

    It was my first-course from edX it was a very nice experience, I will recomend to my students to complete courses from edX too
  • Anonymous

    Anonymous is taking this course right now.

    It is a very well structured course.
    For all levels, although you can also do it if you have any idea.
  • Lin is taking this course right now and found the course difficulty to be medium.

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