Date Started Due Date
XP PROFESSIONAL is a broad survey of the operating system. The text provides a strong
foundation for learning about the history, services, and functions of operating system.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:
Perform an attended installation of Windows XP Professional.
Install Windows XP Professional using unattended setup methods.
Configure and troubleshoot the Desktop Environment.
Control access to files and folders using permissions.
Connect to computers using dial-up networking, VPN, and ICS connections.
Configure and manage Encrypting File System and compression.
Configure networking protocols and services.
Restore and backup the operating system and data.
Optimize Windows XP.
Required Text: Windows XP Professional Study Guide, Osbourne
Windows XP Profession Lab Manual, Student Addition, Osbourne
XP Professional Book Index
XP Professional Learnkey Session Index
XP Professional Lab Worksheet
Follow the course outline to complete the assignments in the time allowed. (See teacher for
a completion date.) Enter the date you complete each step on your course outline.
Complete each lesson, lab and tutorial in the books.
Complete the quizzes with a passing score.
You have completed XP PROFESSIONAL.
Academic Skills: Reading, Writing, Creative Thinking & Problem Solving.
Date Started Due Date
Date Topic Grade
View LearnKey Session 1
Read Chapters 1,2, and 3.
Do Lab Activities in Lab Manual for Chapters 1,2, and 3.
View LearnKey Session 2
Read Chapter 4.
Do Lab Activities in Lab Manual for Chapter 4
Complete XP LAP Test 01 100
View LearnKey Session 3 & Sections A,B,C,D of Session 4
Read Chapters 5,6, and 7.
Do Lab Activities in Lab Manual for Chapters 5,6 and 7.
Complete XP LAP Test 02 100
View LearnKey Remainder of Session 4
Read Chapters 8 and 9.
Do Lab Activities in Lab Manual for Chapters 8 and 9.View
LearnKey Session 5
Read Chapter 10 & review chapter 8 section on Printers.
Do Lab Activities in Lab Manual for Chapter 10.
Complete XP LAP Test 03 100
View LearnKey Session 6
Read Chapters 11,12, and 13.
Do Lab Activities in Lab Manual for Chapters 11,12, and 13.
Complete XP LAP Test 04 100
Take the XP Professional Final 100
FINAL GRADE (Average of all work)
Date Completed Due Date (10% penalty if late.)
Late Grade = Final Grade - 10% =