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CIS 1510 Windows Client Operating System

Installing and administering systems that incorporate the current Microsoft desktop operating system. Administering shared resources including files, folders and printers; installing, managing and troubleshooting hardware devices; monitoring and optimizing system performance and reliability; implementing network protocols and configuring security elements.

Prerequisites: CIS 1107 and CIS 1130 or CIS 1411

Course Outcomes
  • Implement and troubleshoot various network protocols and services, including TCP/IP, dial up connections, Virtual Private Networks (VPNs) and Internet Connection Sharing (ICS).
  • Configure and troubleshoot User Account Control, Windows Defender, dynamic security for Internet Explorer and the Windows firewall.
  • Perform clean installations and upgrade to the current version from previous client operating systems.
  • Configure and manage the various file systems available, including FAT, FAT32 and NTFS, and their associated features, such as file and folder compression and encryption.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Division: Business and Public Services
  • Department: Computer Science and Information Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Brown
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $42.50
Open Seats: 21
Section: 501
Open Seats: 21
Section: 501
Face to Face
Centerville Campus
Centerville, Rm 107
Faculty: Brown
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 15
Meets: TTH from 1:00PM to 2:15PM
Section: C01
Open Seats: 15
Meets: TTH from
1:00PM to 2:15PM
Section: C01
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: Brown
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 801
Open Seats: 15
Section: 801
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: Brown
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 802
Open Seats: 15
Section: 802
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: Brown
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 803
Open Seats: 15
Section: 803
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: Brown
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 804
Open Seats: 15
Section: 804
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: Brown
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 805
Open Seats: 15
Section: 805
Flexpace
FlexPace
Location to be announced
Faculty: Brown
Term: Fall 2022
Format: Complete work independently online when it fits your schedule, without weekly due dates. Requires self-motivation as well as a computer and high-speed internet.
Restrictions: Flexpace
Note: Flexpace course: sinclair.edu/flexpace-register or call 937-512-2990
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 806
Open Seats: 15
Section: 806