Get I.T.! Start a Career In Information Technology
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Get I.T.! Start a Career In Information Technology

How to find an entry-level job in I.T. without formal education or work history
3.5 (21 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
905 students enrolled
Created by Zorina Alliata
Last updated 10/2017
English
Price: $19.99
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This course includes
  • 44 mins on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Understand what the I.T. jobs are, and how to obtain an entry-level job in the industry. Understand which jobs are well suited for the student, based on their natural inclinations and personality.
Requirements
  • No prior I.T. knowledge needed. An interest in Information Technology and obtaining an entry-level position is all that's required to take the course.
Description

The multi-billion dollar information technology (I.T.) industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the world. With that distinction, the industry has an ever-increasing need for workers who can fill the thousands of familiar IT positions already available, as well as take on the roles associated with newly created career options that keep popping up in the field.

Considering a career in information technology, but don't know where to start? We created a series of books called "Get I.T.!" that explores the vast number of entry level jobs available within the growing, lucrative IT industry. The series is published by Better Karma Publishing and it is the basis for this course. 

In this course you will learn the basic skill sets you'll need to break in to the field, as well as what you can expect to encounter in the way of industry culture, terminology, and career paths. Then, learn the specific job requirements for such positions as developer, analyst, tester, and more.

The course is written in plain, clear language, to make it easy for anyone to follow. No prior background or education in I.T. is required. The intended audience for the course is absolute beginners looking to start a new career in I.T.

Who this course is for:
  • The course was designed for people with interest in I.T. but who have no formal background, education or training in it.
Course content
Expand 7 lectures 44:25
+ Is I.T. Right for You?
7 lectures 44:25
How is the work done?
06:16
Is I.T. a good fit for you?
06:58
How to start your career in I.T.
19:34