Communications and Information Systems
Computer Networking
Standards
Technology Standards
Strand 6: Technology Operations and Concepts
Concept 1: Understanding
PO 1. Explain and correctly use terms related to networks and connectivity.
PO 2. Define and apply knowledge of various technical process terms.
PO 5. Identify physical risks of using digital technology.
Concept 3: Problem Solving
PO 1. Generate and apply solutions to troubleshoot hardware and software issues and problems.
Concept 4: Transfer of Knowledge
PO 1. Transfer understanding of current technologies, input/output devices, symbols and icons, and applications to learning new technologies
Workplace Employability Standards
2. Collaboration: Collaborates, in person and virtually, to complete tasks aimed at organizational goals.
• Applies personal strengths to enhance the effectiveness of the team.
• Builds on strengths and contributions of others to achieve common goals.
3. Expert Thinking: Integrates a mastery of technical knowledge and skills with thinking strategies to create, to innovate, and to devise solutions.
• Uses multiple thinking strategies, such as critical thinking, divergent thinking, problem solving, and decision making, to determine a course of action.
• Analyzes evidence based on mastery knowledge to solve problems.
9. Initiative and Self-Direction: Exercises initiative and self-direction in the workplace.
• Takes action without direction within the boundaries of one’s job.
• Engages in informal on-the-job learning within the organization.
High School Technical Standards 
COMPUTER MAINTENANCE, 15.1200.2
STANDARD 7.0  INSTALL, CONFIGURE, AND UPGRADE COMPUTERS
7.1 Identify the purpose and characteristics of common system components
7.2 Demonstrate the basic procedures for adding and removing common system components and recognizing associated cable connections
NETWORK TECHNOLOGIES, 15.1200.3
STANDARD 7.0  DEMONSTRATE KNOWLEDGE OF NETWORK MEDIA AND TOPOLOGIES
7.6 Understand the purpose, features, and functions of various network components
7.7 Specify the general characteristics of speed, frequency, topology, and transmission type of various wireless technologies (metropolitan, local, and
short distance)
Common Core Science & Technical Standards
Integration of Knowledge and Ideas
6-8.RST.7. Integrate quantitative or technical information expressed in words in a text with a version of that information expressed visually (e.g., in a
flowchart, diagram, model, graph, or table).
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