Computer Hardware Learning Objectives

Learning Objectives

If you do well in this module, you should be able to:

  • Indicate the names and functions of hardware ports and the parts of the motherboard.
  • Identify the names and distinguishing features of different kinds of input and output devices.
  • Describe how the CPU processes data and instructions and controls the operation of all other devices.
  • Identify the names, distinguishing features, and units for measuring different kinds of memory and storage devices.
  • Search your personal computer for the various hardware components it contains.