CompTia A+ 1001 (2019-20)

CompTIA A+ 1001

Week 1 – 4th Sept 2019 – Motherboards, Processors, and Memory

Motherboards-Processors-Memory – Class Powerpoint

Memory and Processors – Summary Sheet

North and South bridge diagram

PC Configurations – Summary Sheet

Week 2 – 11th Sept 2019 – Internal Expansion, Storage Devices, and Power Supplies

Internal Expansion-Storage Devices- Power Supplies – Class Powerpoint

Introduction to RAID by Adaptec

Another Introduction to RAID by Adaptec

Week 3 – 18th Sept 2019 – Peripherals and Connectors

Connectors

Peripherals

This video is really informative and worth watching (but note the warning at the beginning about epilepsy)

Week 4 – 25th Sept 2019 – Custom PC Configurations

Customised Client Environments

Week 5 – 2nd Oct 2019 – Installing and Configuring Printers

Installing and Configuring Printers

InkJet steps

The EP process – Print this out and remember the contents for the exam.

Week 6 – 9th Oct 2019 – Networking Fundamentals

Networking Fundamentals

Cables and Connectors

Need to know

Week 7 – 16th Oct 2019 – Introduction to TCP/IP

TCPDUMP article – magazine article showing OSI 7 layer packet encapsulation

Introduction to TCP/IP

Very useful IPv4 Sunbnet sheet

Week 8 – 23rd Oct 2019 – Installing Wireless and SOHO networks

Installing Wireless and SOHO Networks

Week 9 – 6th Nov 2019 – Network Services, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing

Network Services

DHCP DORA

Cloud Computing and Virtualisation

Week 10 – 13th Nov 2019 – Understanding Laptops

Understanding Laptops

Week 11 – 20th Nov 2019 – Understanding Mobile Devices

Understanding Mobile Devices

Useful video on GPS works (Warning – contains some maths!)

Week 12 – 27th Nov 2019 – Mobile Device Connectivity and Synchronization

Mobile Device Connectivity and Synchronization

Week 13 – 11th Dec 2019 – Troubleshooting Methodology and Resolving Core Hardware Problems

Troubleshooting Methodology and Resolving Core Hardware Problems

Week 14 – 18th Dec 2019 – Hardware and Network Troubleshooting

Hardware and Network Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting Networks and Printers


Class Tests

Wk1 – Motherboards, Processors, and Memory

Wk2 – Internal Expansion, Storage Devices, and Power Supplies

Wk3 – Peripherals and Connectors

Wk4 – Custom PC Configurations

Wk5 – Installing and Configuring Printers

Wk6 – Networking Fundamentals

Wk7 – Introduction to TCP/IP

Wk8 – Installing Wireless and SOHO networks

Wk9 – Network Services, Virtualisation, and Cloud Computing

Wk10 – Understanding Laptops

Wk11 – Understanding Mobile Devices

Wk12 – Mobile Device Connectivity and Synchronisation

Wk13 – Troubleshooting Methodology and Resolving Core Hardware Problems

Wk14 – Hardware and Networking Troubleshooting

220-1001 Sample Exam

Exam Compass 220-1001 practice tests