Computer Technology

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    Barry Tech | Engineering Technologies | Computer Technology in Long Island

  • The Computer Technology program consists of computer hardware and software technology instruction that will help students understand and learn the basic concepts, functions, and nomenclature of computer technology. Students will learn about the components and peripherals of a computer, as well as all the technical nomenclature unique to this area. Students will acquire knowledge on motherboards, storage media, various expandable memory, multimedia cards, operating systems, account and help desk management, anti-virus protection, remote desktops and printer management. The students will be introduced to the theory behind basic electronics and digital electronics, number systems, Boolean algebra, memory elements, logic elements, timing elements, digital computer logic circuits (-AND, OR, NAND, NOR), multivibrator circuits, clock, computer organization arithmetic, control memory, input and output units, elements of programming and use of microcomputers such as the Arduino boards, including robotic applications. Students who complete this course are equipped with the skills needed for employment in the computer industry, and are often recruited by local companies. Graduates frequently pursue further training at technical schools, colleges, or in the military.


  • Course available: Grades 11–12
    Course length: 1 year
    Placement: Regular
    Location: Barry Tech


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Barry Tech & GC Tech Guidance Office

  • Barry Tech Guidance Office

    Monday - Friday 9 AM - 3 PM

    (516) 622-6812/6814

    GC Tech Guidance Office

    Monday - Friday 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

    (516) 622-6812/6814