FACULTY OF EDUCATIONCOMPUTER EDUCATION and INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY


CEIT 213

Course Name:Computer Hardware (2-2)3

 

Course Code:CEIT 213

 

Content: This course presents information about the installation, operation, maintenance and support of PC hardware. It will enable students to learn more about maintaining a personal computer system. The course provides fundamental information about personal computers, microprocessors, RAM, power supplies, motherboards, BIOS, CMOS, the expansion bus, input/output devices and other critical hardware component of an idealized PC.

 

Book Name:

  1. Winn L. Rosch (2003) Hardware Bible; Sixth Edition

 

Alternative Books:

  1. Ron Gilster (2001) PC Hardware: A Beginner's Guide, Berkeley, CA: Osborne/McGraw-Hill, ISBN: 0072129905
  2. Thompson and Thompson (2000) PC Hardware in a Nutshell, O'Reilly, ISBN: 1-56592-599-8
  3. Keogh (2002) Essential Guide to Computer Hardware, Prentice Hall, ISBN: 0-13-062013-0
  4. Charles M. Kozierok (2001) The PC Guide Online : http://www.pcguide.com/