IT Fundamentals Associate at uCertify
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Exam Overview

IT Fundamentals Associate certification assesses the candidate's foundational knowledge in key areas of IT, including computer hardware and software, networking, databases, programming, information systems, and data security.

By covering these diverse areas comprehensively, the IT Fundamentals Associate certification ensures that individuals possess a well-rounded understanding of foundational IT concepts. This serves as a testament to their readiness to embark on a career in IT and provides a solid grounding for further specialization or advancement within the field.

Exam Domain
1.0 Hardware Components (24%)
2.0 Information Technology: Devices and Networking (18%)
3.0 Operating Systems and Applications (18%)
4.0 Programming Concepts (8%)
5.0 Database Concepts (8%)
6.0 Data Management and Security (24%)

Exam Details:
No. of Questions in the Exam 40
Time Limit 80 min
Score Range 0-1000
Passing Score 700
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Exam Objectives

1.0 Hardware Components (24%)

  • 1.1 Explore internal components of a computer.
  • 1.2 Explore and connect storage devices.
  • 1.3 Explore and connect expansion devices.
  • 1.4 Explore power supplies and cooling systems.
  • 1.5 Explore input/output devices.
  • 1.6 Install and connect input/output devices.
  • 1.7 Explore storage and communications connectors.

2.0 Information Technology: Devices and Networking (18%)

  • 2.1 Explore different computing devices.
  • 2.2 Explore different IoT-enabled devices.
  • 2.3 Understand the basic concepts of networking.
  • 2.4 Configure network connections and connect devices.

3.0 Operating Systems and Applications (18%)

  • 3.1 Understand the basics of operating systems.
  • 3.2 Compare different operating systems.
  • 3.3 Manage components of operating systems.
  • 3.4 Understand the architecture of applications.
  • 3.5 Explore and manage different types of software and applications.

4.0 Programming Concepts (8%)

  • 4.1 Explore different types of programming languages.
  • 4.2 Understand the basics of programming.

5.0 Database Concepts (8%)

  • 5.1 Understand the basic concepts and structures of databases.
  • 5.2 Manage databases.

6.0 Data Management and Security (24%)

  • 6.1 Explore the variety of security threats.
  • 6.2 Explore the threats to shared data and information.
  • 6.3 Explore different types of malware.
  • 6.4 Understand the triple A framework for access control.
  • 6.5 Explore different methods to secure devices against threats.
  • 6.6 Manage users, accounts, and passwords.
  • 6.7 Understand the importance of fault tolerance and disaster recovery.
  • 6.8 Troubleshoot problems and provide user support.

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Career Goals

Achieving the uCertify IT Fundamentals Associate certification opens up various career opportunities in the field of networking and information technology. Here are some potential career goals and job roles that individuals with a uCertify IT Fundamentals Associate certification may pursue: 

  • Computer Support Specialist 
  • IT Support Specialist
  • Help Desk Technician 
  • Database Administrator 
  • Computer Programmer 
  • Security Analyst 
  • Wireless Communication Engineer 
  • IT Project Coordinator 
  • Network Consultant 

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