SOS Fundamentals of Computer Systems

Product Id - SOSFCS

SOS Fundamentals of Computer Systems

Description

Give your homeschool student a basic understanding of how computers operate and how to manage and maintain computers and computer systems with this CTE elective for grades 9-12. Using numerous multimedia elements, this six-unit course teaches students to configure computers and solve computer problems, identify hardware devices and their functions, and install and customize the Windows® operating system. Students also learn about networking and the Internet, data-protecting security issues, current software applications, maintaining and troubleshooting computers, and working as a support technician.

Available on CD-ROM, Switched-On Schoolhouse is a Christian homeschool curriculum provided by Alpha Omega Publications. SOS Fundamentals of Computer Systems uses vivid graphics, videos clips, audio files, animation, and learning games to liven up lessons and clarify concepts. SOS also offers automatic grading and recordkeeping, as well as a customizable school calendar.

System Requirements


NOTE: Only English language versions of Microsoft Windows Vista, Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10 are supported. Windows RT and Windows XP are NOT supported. For Vista and Windows 7 Aero Users, we strongly recommend that you use a computer meeting the requirements for optimal performance.


Windows® Vista Service Pack 2

Minimum Requirements Optimal Performance

  • 1.4 GHz or higher processor
  • 1 GB Memory (RAM) (2 GB for 64-bit)
  • 3 GB hard drive space
  • 1024x768 or higher resolution monitor
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Adobe® Reader®
  • Printer recommended
  • 2 GHz or higher processor
  • 4 GB Memory (RAM)
  • 10 GB hard drive space
  • 1024x768 or higher resolution monitor
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Adobe® Reader®
  • Printer recommended

Windows® 7, 8, 8.1 & 10

Minimum Requirements Optimal Performance

  • 1.4 GHz or higher processor
  • 2 GB Memory (RAM)
  • 3 GB hard drive space
  • 1024x768 or higher resolution monitor
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Adobe® Reader®
  • Printer recommended
  • Dual core processor
  • 4 GB Memory (RAM)
  • 10 GB hard drive space
  • 1024x768 or higher resolution monitor
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Adobe® Reader®
  • Printer recommended