CIS154 – Windows and Microsoft 365

Associate of Applied Science in Computer Information Systems – Networking Concentration

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About CIS154 – Windows and Microsoft 365

This course is divided into two sections. The first section focuses on the Windows 10 operating system. The second part of this course covers the skills measured by the Microsoft MS-900 exam. Register for this Windows and Microsoft 365 online training course.

Course Information


CIS 154 – Windows and Microsoft 365 Syllabus

Topics Covered In Course

  • Overview of Windows Operating System Windows 10, features, and editions.

  • Troubleshooting tools and tips

  • Installation and upgrade process, editions, and settings.

  • Learn about various features of Windows 10: Edge, Cortana, managing applications, files, and folders, and manage devices

  • Windows 10 security, malware protection, & remote access and virtualization.


Completion of Networking Fundamentals is strongly recommended. Students who have successfully completed the current CompTIA Network+ Certification process within the last 12 months or, upon approval by CIAT admissions, those who have 12 months or more of work experience in IT networking, may proceed directly with Configuring Windows 7.

Study Methods:

  1. Hands-on Practice: Engage with hardware, software, and operating systems through practical tasks and lab exercises. Practice PC installation, configuration, troubleshooting, and repair.
  2. Certification Prep: Focus on CompTIA ITF+ and CompTIA A+ materials. Be sure to ask for practice exams and study guides to prepare for certification tests.
  3. Real-World Scenarios: Simulate Tier I and Tier II IT support scenarios to develop problem-solving skills. Work on case studies involving data backup, storage, recovery, and security.
  4. Online Resources: Utilize online tutorials, forums, and revisit video lectures for additional learning support. Leverage resources like Microsoft Office application guides and network connectivity tutorials.

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Term Dates

CIS 154 is offered each term, every five weeks. For a list of all term start dates, please view our Term Schedules 

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Enrollment Deadline - July 24, 2023!

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