Learn to configure computer settings, install programs, and troubleshoot errors while studying operating systems and computer security with Monarch Fundamentals of Computer Systems. This six unit CTE course livens up lessons and clarifies concepts with vivid graphics, videos clips, audio files, animation, and learning games for students in grades 9-12.
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.
Monarch Fundamentals of Computer Systems also teaches students about networking and the Internet, data-protecting security issues, current software applications, maintaining and troubleshooting computers, and working as a support technician.
Scope and Sequence
In addition to reliable High Speed Internet Connection and a recent version of Adobe Flash Player, you must have one of the following browsers:
- Internet Explorer 10, 11
- Mozilla Firefox 29+
- Google Chrome 33+
- Safari 6,7(OSX only)
Best Effort Browser
(We'll do our best to help if you use this browser, but we cannot guarantee anything. we STRONGLY recommend you use a supported browser.)
Internet Explorer 9
Please note: if your computer is running Microsoft XP, we recommend using Google Chrome to access Monarch