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Computer Building & Tech Masterclass

Do you want to have an awesome gaming computer? This weekly club is for students who are interested in building their computer at home, upgrading the one they have, or learning some more advanced maintenance techniques.
Daniel DeZago
287 total reviews for this teacher
34 reviews for this class
Completed by 289 learners
Class
50 minutes
per class
Once per week
every week
10-15
year olds
6-12
learners per class
per learner

How does an "Ongoing" course work?

Meets on a weekly schedule, join any week, no need to catch up on previous material
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Automatic payment every Sunday, cancel any time
Great for clubs and for practicing skills

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Next on Wed, Sep 28

Meets Once per week
Wednesday
3:00 – 3:50 PM
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Next on Fri, Sep 30

Meets Once per week
Friday
1:00 – 1:50 PM
6 learners enrolled
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Next on Mon, Oct 3

Meets Once per week
Monday
3:00 – 3:50 PM
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Description

Class Experience

The learning goal from this club is to give students something to look forward to that can be social, technical and still lets them learn about technology, compatibilities, and the underlying processes that drive our computer saturated world.
I have been a gamer for most of my life, and it was partly from the desire to expand my gaming that I built my first computer when I was 12. I never really looked back after that. Due to Outschool, I find myself mainly streaming for work now, and the time has come to build another computer. The club will last at least as long as it takes me to research and create my machine.
Building a computer as time allows.
We will discuss, and I will show a variety of software and hardware in this class. I AM NOT SUPPLYING PARTS OR DICTATING ANY PARTICULAR PART LIST. Generally, some small screwdrivers, static-free bags, and a grounding strap are helpful once we get to the actual building part of the club. I will work with students and develop a few different combinations of engineered parts to be compatible with each other.
My assessment for this club is simple. Does it work, and then is it still working?
50 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 1 - 2 hours per week outside of class.
Streaming and gaming is a big deal for students right now. I have seen a massive increase in the number of students leaving traditional consoles for gaming PCs over the last year, but many do not know what they have purchased. Building a computer from scratch can sound daunting, but once accomplished, it becomes a source of pride and can save hundreds or thousands of dollars.

Teacher

Daniel DeZago
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Learn Video and Technology from a Professional
287 total reviews
264 completed classes

About Me

For the last 18 months, I have been teaching on Outschool about things that interest me because teaching is a great way to learn. I started teaching on Outschool with classes just related to video editing for gamers. I've expanded to encompass... 
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