# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Computer Network Software Operations Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources Correlation by Task

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources Correlation by Task

In this course, the following tasks/competencies reinforce the standards listed beside them. Teachers may identify additional reinforcements in locally developed instructional materials.

Task/Competency Number Task/Competency Statement Standards
34 Identify Internet safety issues and procedures for complying with acceptable use standards. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.011] Microsoft Digital Literacy: Internet and the World Wide Web
39 Explain current desktop operating systems. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.009] Microsoft Digital Literacy: Computer Basics—Lesson 4 ♦ [4.070] Windows 7: Using Disks and Devices—Lesson 4 ♦ [5.188] Windows 7 Higher Education: Lesson 8—Exercise 1
40 Explain the hardware found in a computer. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.009] Microsoft Digital Literacy: Computer Basics—Lesson 4 ♦ [4.070] Windows 7: Using Disks and Devices—Lesson 4 ♦ [5.188] Windows 7 Higher Education: Lesson 8—Exercise 1
41 Navigate a desktop operating system environment. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.019] Configuring Disks and Device Drivers—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.070] Windows 7: Using Disks and Devices—Lesson 4 ♦ [5.181] Windows 7 Higher Education: Lesson 4—Project 1
43 Demonstrate the procedures for installing, replacing, or repairing a desktop operating system. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.041] Installing, Upgrading and Migrating to Windows 7—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.068] Windows 7: Installing Windows 7—Lesson 2 ♦ [5.177] Windows 7 Higher Education: Lesson 2—Project 1
45 Manage a file system structure. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.027] Configuring File Access and Printers on Windows 7 Client Computers—E-Learning Module 5 ♦ [4.070] Windows 7: Using Disks and Devices—Lesson 4 ♦ [5.181] Windows 7 Higher Education: Lesson 4—Project 1
48 Explain the uses of current and emerging server and storage hardware. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.019] Configuring Disks and Device Drivers—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.070] Windows 7: Using Disks and Devices—Lesson 4 ♦ [5.224] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Higher Education: Lesson 2—Project 1
50 Identify the services commonly found on a network server. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.026] Configuring File Access and Printers on Windows 7 Client Computers—E-Learning Module 4 ♦ [4.072] Windows 7: Resource Sharing—Lesson 6 ♦ [5.233] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Higher Education: Lesson 7—Exercise 1
51 Explain the authentication of users in a network environment. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.025] Configuring File Access and Printers on Windows 7 Client Computers—E-Learning Module 3 ♦ [4.099] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Securing Data Transmission and Authentication —Lesson 9 ♦ [5.230] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Higher Education: Lesson 5—Project 1
52 Define types of networks. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.025] Microsoft Digital Literacy: Computer Security and Privacy—Lesson 2 ♦ [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
53 Define types of network architecture. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.075] Windows 7: Windows 7 Workgroups and Domains—Lesson 9
55 Identify services delivered by a server. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.097] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Configuring Print Services—Lesson 7
56 Describe standard network LAN topologies. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
57 Describe variations of standard topologies (e.g., extended star, mesh, star bus, star ring). Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
58 Describe the role of the Network Interface Card (NIC) network adapter. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
59 Describe various types of network adapters. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
60 Describe the functions of networking hardware (e.g., adapter, hub, router, switch, bridge, access point). Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
61 Describe the primary features of each major access method. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
62 Define terms related to wired and wireless network media. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
63 Identify the types and uses of wired network media. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
64 Identify the types and uses of wireless network media. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.039] Configuring Wireless Network Connections—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
65 Describe the concept of broadband and its various incarnations (e.g., digital subscriber line [DSL], cable, fiber optics, high-speed wireless). Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.040] Configuring Wireless Network Connections—E-Learning Module 2 ♦ [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
66 Describe the types of modems. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
67 Describe each layer of the Open System Interconnection (OSI) model. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
68 Describe devices in a network environment and their place in the OSI model. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
69 Define the basic components of a network packet. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.091] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: An Introduction to Networking Concepts—Lesson 1
73 Compare essential network operating system components. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.092] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Installing Windows Server 2008—Lesson 2  ♦ [5.222] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Higher Education: Lesson 1—Project 1
74 Determine whether to use peer-to-peer or directory services. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.097] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Configuring Print Services—Lesson 7 ♦ [5.223] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Higher Education: Lesson 2—Exercise 1
75 Identify major decisions associated with the installation of a network operating system. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.092] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Installing Windows Server 2008—Lesson 2  ♦ [5.223] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Higher Education: Lesson 2—Exercise 1
76 Select server services. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.094] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Configuring and Managing Windows Server 2008—Lesson 4 ♦ [5.218] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Higher Education: Lesson 12—Project 1
77 Install a server operating system. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.092] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Installing Windows Server 2008—Lesson 2
78 Define different types of accounts. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.046] Securing Windows 7 Desktops—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.085] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory: Configuring Users and Groups using Group Policy—Lesson 8 ♦ [5.190] Windows 7 Higher Education: Lesson 9—Exercise 1
79 Administer user and group accounts. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.046] Securing Windows 7 Desktops—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.085] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory: Configuring Users and Groups using Group Policy—Lesson 8 ♦ [5.190] Windows 7 Higher Education: Lesson 9—Exercise 1
80 Create user profiles. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.046] Securing Windows 7 Desktops—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.085] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory: Configuring Users and Groups using Group Policy—Lesson 8 ♦ [5.190] Windows 7 Higher Education: Lesson 9—Exercise 1
81 Implement global, domain, and local account policies. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.046] Securing Windows 7 Desktops—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.084] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory: An Introduction to Group Policy—Lesson 7 ♦ [5.193] Windows 7 Higher Education: Lesson 10—Project 1
82 Describe considerations and procedures for sharing applications on the network. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.096] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Configuring File Services—Lesson 6 ♦ [5.214] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Higher Education: Lesson 10—Project 1
83 Manage disk resources. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.046] Securing Windows 7 Desktops—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.070] Windows 7: Using Disks and Devices—Lesson 4 ♦ [5.209] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Higher Education: Lesson 8—Exercise 1
84 Identify the procedures for installing and managing a shared printer. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.097] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Configuring Print Services—Lesson 7 ♦ [5.233] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Higher Education: Lesson 7—Exercise 1
86 Document a network security plan. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.083] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory: Administration of Active Directory—Lesson 6
87 Implement a network security plan. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.083] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory: Administration of Active Directory—Lesson 6
88 Explain the characteristics, functions, and benefits of software and hardware firewalls. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.088] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory: Active Directory Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Disaster Recovery—Lesson 11
89 Develop a plan to avoid data loss. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.088] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory: Active Directory Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Disaster Recovery—Lesson 11 ♦ [5.215] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Higher Education: Lesson 11—Exercise 1
90 Back up files and directories. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.051] Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 7 Client Computers—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.088] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory: Active Directory Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Disaster Recovery—Lesson 11 ♦ [5.215] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Higher Education: Lesson 11—Exercise 1
91 Restore files and directories. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.051] Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 7 Client Computers—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.088] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory: Active Directory Maintenance, Troubleshooting, and Disaster Recovery—Lesson 11 ♦ [5.216] Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Higher Education: Lesson 11—Project 1
92 Develop a network performance monitoring plan. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.051] Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 7 Client Computers—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.074] Windows 7: Windows 7 Performance—Lesson 8
93 Monitor server resources to track usage and disk space. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.051] Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 7 Client Computers—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.070] Windows 7: Using Disks and Devices—Lesson 4 ♦ [5.224] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Higher Education: Lesson 2—Project 1
94 Troubleshoot user access problems. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.051] Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 7 Client Computers—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [5.194] Windows 7 Higher Education: Lesson 11—Exercise 1
97 Set up file, directory, and printer auditing. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [4.097] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Configuring Print Services—Lesson 7
98 Describe the various forms of malware protection for servers. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [3.051] Optimizing and Maintaining Windows 7 Client Computers—E-Learning Module 1 ♦ [4.100] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure: Maintaining Network Health—Lesson 10 ♦ [5.239] Windows Server 2008 Network Infrastructure Higher Education: Lesson 10—Exercise 1
105 Identify copyright and licensing laws that apply to computer use and network administration. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.028] Microsoft Digital Literacy: Computer Security and Privacy—Lesson 5
106 Describe procedures to ensure the proper licensing of a client-server operating system and applications. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.028] Microsoft Digital Literacy: Computer Security and Privacy—Lesson 5
108 Describe the process and requirements for obtaining industry certifications related to the Computer Network Software Operations course. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.052] Microsoft Learning: Test Your Knowledge
109 Identify testing skills/strategies for a certification examination. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.053] Get started with Microsoft Certification
110 Demonstrate ability to successfully complete selected practice examinations (e.g., practice questions similar to those on certification exams). Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.052] Microsoft Learning: Test Your Knowledge
111 Successfully complete an industry certification examination representative of skills learned in this course (e.g., MCP, IC3, NOCTI). Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.052] Microsoft Learning: Test Your Knowledge
113 Compose a résumé for electronic processing. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.058] Student Career Portal—Get Started
115 Create a cover letter to accompany a résumé. Microsoft Imagine Academy Resources: [2.058] Student Career Portal—Get Started