Computer Hardware Maintenance
In CS 405, students demonstrate practical experience in analyzing, installing, troubleshooting, and repairing personal computer hardware and software. Projects focus on installing a variety of hardware including video boards, sound cards, network cards, RAM, and many other system-related devices. Various personal computer architectures and how they affect the installation of hardware and software are also discussed.
Students in CS 414 are trained in developing a small business computer application. The students participate in teams to consider the current and future requirements of the application. The teams develop the entire application including analysis, design, planning, coding, testing, documenting, and implementing.