Computer Information Technology

CIT

Course Description

The Computer Information Technology program provides a pathway for graduates to secure high­ demand, high­ paying jobs. Students will receive instruction based on several Information Technology areas: Network and Infrastructure Systems, Operating Systems, Programming, Game Design, Customer Service, and Software Development and Interactive Media. Students will receive instruction that will prepare them for various third­party industry certifications such as Microsoft Certified Professional, Microsoft Technical Associate, IC3 (Internet and Computing Core) and Microsoft Server and Networking.

Instructors

Randy Scott (Dept. Head)
rscott@ssvotech.org | 781-878-8822 ext. 313
SJ Zavatsky
szavatsky@ssvotech.org | 781-878-8822 ext. 311
Freshmen

The main focus of Grade 9 is exposing the students to the Information Technology world. Students will learn key skills such as, basic hardware, software, using the internet, and basic computer terminology

Skills: Basic Hardware | Software | Computer Usage

Sophomore

The main focus of Grade 10 is exposing the students to the computer operating system and hardware. Students will learn key skills such as, installing an operating system, Dual boots, drivers, how to install hardware and software, troubleshooting skills, working on a helpdesk, coding helpdesk tickets, basic networking.

Skills: The Operating System | Basic Networking | Programs | HelpDesk

Juniors

The main focus of Grade 11 is exposing the students to networking aspect of Information
Technology. Students will learn key skills such as, setting up a network environment, OSI model, IP addressing, router programming, securing your network environment.

Skills: Networking | Security

Seniors

The main focus of Grade 12 is exposing the students to server aspect of Information Technology. Students will learn key skills such as, installing and configuring Windows Server operating system; installing and configuring server roles and features such as active directory, DHCP and IIS. Students will be exposed to fault tolerance methodology such as RAID and Backup.

Skills: Server Operating Systems and Technology

Local Employers

SIGNET Town of Cohasset