Introduction to Computer Hardware: Components & Peripherals
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Introduction to Computer Hardware: Components & Peripherals

Learn all about the different components inside a computer
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4.3 (319 ratings)
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1,567 students enrolled
Created by Gookin Tech
Last updated 3/2020
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This course includes
  • 3 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Understand computer hardware
  • Understand the inside the computer console
  • Understand connectors and connections
  • Learn about motherboards, processors, internal and external storage
Requirements
  • basic knowledge of computers
Description

This course provides a detailed introduction to computer hardware components and peripherals. It deals with computer hardware. It covers both the standard desktop PC and also laptops. 

In this course you will learn all about the different components inside a computer and how to perform tasks that revolve around the installation, maintenance and replacement of hardware.

You will learn how you can add and remove parts and also how to modify settings to meet custom needs. You'll learn how to perform maintenance and how to troubleshoot common issues. We will also cover the fundamentals of storage, processing, graphics, audio, displays, networks and much more. 

Whether you're a seeking a career as a computer technician or someone who seeks a deeper understanding of how devices works, this course will give you a better understanding of computer components. 




Who this course is for:
  • Computer Technicians
  • IT professions
  • Anyone interested in learning about computer hardware
Course content
Expand all 26 lectures 02:44:40
+ The Console
9 lectures 58:52
Getting into the console
03:46
Power supply and Cooling
04:51
Motherboard
05:21
Internal storage
04:42
The console wrap up
02:39
The processor
07:08
Memory
07:27
Expansion cards
05:38
Storage
17:20
+ Graphics System
4 lectures 22:43
The graphics system
05:41
Monitor adjustments
06:11
Configuring graphics
04:17
Adding a second monitor
06:34
+ Input/Output Devices
5 lectures 28:57
Keyboard and mouse
05:56
The mouse
04:43
Touchscreen input
04:30
Audio
06:27
Printers
07:21
+ Networking
4 lectures 35:43
Network connections
10:56
Setting up a gateway
08:28
Network resources
08:43
Bluetooth
07:36