Diploma in Computer Hardware (Module-2) : 18 hrs
This is the second module of this course. This module enables the student to learn about the various parts inside the computer system. It also gives detailed information about laptops and a comparison with the desktop components. Thus a person even without technical knowledge can understand the process involved inside a system.
Prior Knowledge of the students
Before attending this course the students must be familiar and comfortable with the basic knowledge to work in a system. They should also have an understanding of the basics of an operating system.
Desktop chipsets, Server chipsets, Difference between desktop and server chipsets
Desktop motherboards, Server motherboards
Bus Architecture and Ports
Classification of buses, Types of ports
Anatomy of a Processor, Types of microprocessors, Server model processors
Functions of Bios, Working principle of BIOS, Booting process, Upgrading BIOS
Function of Memory, Types of memory, Memory management
Function of SMPS, Types of SMPS, Power supply connectors of AT & ATX motherboards
Working principles of hard disk, floppy drive, zip drive, Types of hard disks, CD drives, troubleshooting