ICTSAS445 - Configure and troubleshoot operating system software

Unit code: ICTSAS445 | Study level: TAFE
Footscray Nicholson


This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to install, configure, optimise and troubleshoot operating system (OS) software to ensure organisational and client requirements are met.

It applies to experienced individuals who, whilst working under minimal supervision and in an instructional and management capacity, are required to install, configure, optimise and troubleshoot OS system software to meet organisational client requirements.


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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit’s learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.

Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:
*install, configure, optimise and troubleshoot two different operating systems, on two separate occasions, each for a different organisation.

In the course of the above, the candidate must:
*improve system performance with minimum disruption to clients
*identify OS problems and resolve using command line options and system tools.

Required reading

The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the VU Polytechnic and/or via the Victoria University Polytechnic e-learning system.

As part of a course

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