CPST 360 IT Hardware and Software Fundamentals

This course covers the principles and applications of computer hardware and software. It supports learning of the hardware/software technology background needed to understand tradeoffs in computer architecture for effective use in an organizational environment. It provides an overview of computer system architectures, the logical interconnection of components for processing data, and the controlling software that manages systems resources. Architectures include single processor and multi-processor systems, single user and multi-user central and networked systems, as well as single and multi-user operating systems.

pre-rec: CPST-120 or equivalent experience.