Computer Information Science CISA, CISC, CISN, CISP, CISS, CISW

Computer Information Science		                                                  CISA, CISC, CISN, CISP, CISS, CISW
                               Degrees:                                                                                           Division of Business and Computer Information Science
                                 A.S. – Computer Science                                                                          Deborah Saks, Dean
                                 A.S. – Information Processing                                                                    Business Building, room 213
                                 A.S. – Information Systems Security                                                              916-558-2581
                                 A.S. – Management Information Science
                                 A.S. – Network Administration
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                                 A.S. – Network Design
                                 A.S. – Web Developer

                               Certificates of Achievement:
                                  Advanced CISCO Networking
                                  Business Information Worker
                                  Computer Science
                                  Front-End Web Developer
                                  Information Processing Specialist
                                  Information Processing Technician
                                  Information Systems Security
                                  Management Information Science
                                  Network Administration
                                  Network Design
                                  PC Support
                                  Programming
                                  Web Developer
                                  Web Production Specialist



                               Advanced CISCO Networking                                                                          Certificate of Achievement
                               Certificate of Achievement                                                                         The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of
                                                                                                                                  the required courses with grades of “C” or better.
                               Program Information
                               The Advanced CISCO Networking Certificate recognizes the advanced                                  Business Information Worker
                               skills needed for job enhancement and promotion in today’s network-                                Certificate of Achievement
                               ing and Internet environment. It focuses on advanced knowledge and
                               skills required for supervisory, management, and troubleshooting com-                              Program Information
                               puter network operations. It prepares students for promotional posi-                               The Business Information Worker Certificate is designed to prepare
                               tions in computer network design.                                                                  students for entry-level office and administrative support in a variety of
                               Career Opportunities                                                                               organizations.
                               Networking skills and experience are needed for network technical                                  Career Opportunities
                               support staff, network administrators, network designers, network                                  Students who successfully complete the Business Information Worker
                               troubleshooters, and information systems security specialists.                                     Certificate are prepared for entry-level positions in general office envi-
                               Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:                                      ronments in a variety of fields.
                               • develop best practices for configuring scalable Internet Protocol                                Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
                                 addresses.                                                                                       • demonstrate keyboarding proficiency typing with a minimum of 35
                               • construct and configure complex access control lists.                                              wpm.
                               • design and test edge router connectivity into a Border Gateway                                   • describe how a computer works including identification of the
                                 Protocol network.                                                                                  various hardware components.
                               • evaluate and implement advanced multilayer switching                                             • design, diagram, and construct simple file and folder path
                                 configuration.                                                                                     structures on local storage device or network storage areas.
                                                                                                                                  • demonstrate an understanding of different file types.
                               Required Program                                                                      Units
                                                                                                                                  • create, save, and access files and folders using local software, and
                               CISS 327 Cisco Networking Academy™:........................................ 3.5                      illustrate an understanding in using file management utilities.
                                  CCNA Security: Implementing Network Security                                                    • create, save, and access files in the Cloud, using a Content
                               CISN 342 CISCO Networking Academy........................................... 3.5                     Management Systems (CMS), and cloud applications and storage
                                  (CCNA)tm: Advanced Routing and Switching                                                          areas.
                               CISN 343 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: ........................ 3.5                           • construct and modify solutions for personal, educational, or
                                  Wide Area Network and Project-Based                                                               business needs applying use of office workplace computer
                               CISN 350 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNP)tm: ........................ 3.5                             applications.
                                  Advanced Router Configuration                                                                   • construct projects efficiently generating solutions using various
                               CISN 351 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNP)tm: ........................... 3                            workplace computer applications and shortcuts.
                                  Remote Access (3) or CISN 336 Wireless Technologies (3)                                         • demonstrate the use of electronic mail (e-mail), using attachments
                               CISN 352 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNP)tm: ........................ 3.5                             and uploading and downloading files and folders, including
                                  Multi-Layer Switching                                                                             extracting data.
                               CISN 353 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNP)tm: Internetwork                                           • demonstrate the mechanics and use of word processing software to
                                  Troubleshooting........................................................................ 3.5       organize and present data in a multi-column, multi-page newsletter
                                   Total Units Required                                                                  24         format including banners, borders, tables, text effects and
                                                                                                                                    embedded graphics.

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• demonstrate appropriate pagination and word processing features                                 • design, write, test, debug, and implement computer programs in
  to apply a formal (MLA/APA/Chicago) style of documentation in the                                 a structured language, a low-level language, an object-oriented
  creation of a multi-section research paper or report with Table of                                language, or scripting language.
  Contents, Index, and Bibliography.                                                              • create programs utilizing a variety of programming environments.
• choose appropriate Excel tools such as pivot tables, pivot charts,
  and templates to workbooks for data analysis.                                                   Required Program                                                                    Units
• analyze business situations and determine appropriate methods to                                CISA 323 Database Management using Microsoft Access.................. 2
  deliver negative and positive messages.                                                         CISA 324 Database Management using SQL...................................... 2




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• analyze trends in technologies and evaluate their effects on                                    CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science.................... 3
  organizational data analysis.                                                                   CISC 323 Linux Operating System..................................................... 1
• create audience centric business documents to enhance readability.                              CISC 324 Intermediate Linux Operating System................................. 1
                                                                                                  CISP 301 Algorithm Design and Implementation................................ 4
Required Program                                                                 Units            CISP 310 Assembly Language Programming for Microcomputers...... 4
BUS 310 Business Communications................................................. 3                CISP 360 Introduction to Structured Programming............................ 4
BUSTEC 100.2 Keyboarding Skills: Intermediate............................... 1                    CISP 400 Object Oriented Programming with C++ (4)........................ 4
BUSTEC 100.3 Keyboarding Skills: Advanced................................... 1                       or CISP 401 Object Oriented Programming with Java (4)
CISA 305 Beginning Word Processing............................................... 2               CISP 430 Data Structures.................................................................. 4
CISA 315 Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets............................. 2                   CISP 440 Discrete Structures for Computer Science (3).................... 31
CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science.................... 3
                                                                                                  A minimum of 6 units from the following: .......................................... 6
CISC 320 Operating Systems............................................................. 1
                                                                                                     CISC 351 Introduction to Local Area Networks (1)
    Total Units Required                                                             13              CISC 355 Introduction to Data Communications (1.5)
Certificate of Achievement                                                                           CISN 303 Network Administration – Linux Server (3)
The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of                                      CISP 350 Database Programming (3)
the required courses with grades of “C” or better.                                                   CISP 362 Programming for Mobile Devices I (4)
                                                                                                     CISP 401 Object Oriented Programming with Java (4)
                                                                                                     CISP 452 Introduction to Systems Programming (3)
Computer Science                                                                                     CISP 457 Introduction to Systems Analysis and Design (3)
Associate in Science Degree
                                                                                                     CISS 300 Introduction to Information Systems Security (1)
Program Information                                                                                  CISS 310 Network Security Fundamentals (3)
This Computer Science program is designed for students preparing for                                 CISW 320 Introduction to Web Site Development (3)
careers in computer programming and systems analysis. It provides                                    CISW 400 Client-side Web Scripting (4)
the lower division foundation in currently used and advanced program-                                CISW 410 Middleware Web Scripting (4)
ming languages, databases and operating systems.                                                      Total Units Required                                                                38
Career Opportunities                                                                              1
                                                                                                   Students looking for immediate employment should take CISP 457 as
Technical positions include: computer operator, computer program-                                 well as these courses.
mer, systems analyst, database administrator, computer support or
help desk specialist, Web developer, and application developer. Califor-                          Suggested Electives
nia is experiencing a shortage of students completing a BS degree in                              BUS 300, 310, 330; ENGWR 300, ESLW 340, MATH 400, 401, 420
these fields and this shortage is expected to be worse in 2020.                                   Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree
Gainful Employment                                                                                The Associate in Science Degree may be obtained by completion of
For more information about program costs, graduation rates, median                                the required program, plus general education requirements, plus suf-
debt of program graduates, and other important information regard-                                ficient electives to meet a 60-unit total. See SCC graduation require-
ing gainful employment, please visit: http://www.losrios.edu/gainful-                             ments.
emp-info/gedt.php?major=051064C01
Transfer Information
                                                                                                  Computer Science
                                                                                                  Certificate of Achievement
California State University, Sacramento offers majors in Computer Sci-
ence and Computer Engineering through the School of Engineering                                   Program Information
and Computer Science and also Management Information Science as                                   This Computer Science program is designed for students preparing for
part of the Business Administration degree. Students planning to trans-                           careers in computer programming and systems analysis. It provides a
fer to California State University, Chico or University of California, Davis                      foundation in currently used and advanced programming languages,
should include computer-programming languages in C++ or Java,                                     databases and operating systems.
assembly language, data structures, discrete structures, one year of
analytical geometry and calculus, and physics or chemistry. Students                              Career Opportunities
must also meet university admission requirements and other general                                Technical positions include: computer operator, computer program-
education courses as outlined by each university. Consultation with an                            mer, systems analyst, database administrator, computer support or
SCC counselor is advised.                                                                         help desk specialist, Web developer, and application developer. Califor-
                                                                                                  nia is experiencing a shortage of students completing a BS degree in
Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:                                     these fields and this shortage is expected to be worse in 2020.
• analyze development projects.
• build a project while utilizing the project development model.                                  Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
• manage a programming project, both individually and as a member                                 • analyze development projects.
  of a team, from initial concept through design, programming,                                    • build a project while utilizing the project development model.
  debugging, testing, and deployment.                                                             • manage a programming project, both individually and as a member
• evaluate a program to determine how it will meet the needs of its                                 of a team, from initial concept through design, programming,
  intended audience.                                                                                debugging, testing, and deployment.
• use a database to store data associated with programs written in a                              • evaluate a program to determine how it will meet the needs of its
  programming language.                                                                             intended audience.
                                                                                                  • use a database to store data associated with programs written in a
                                                                                                    programming language.

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• design, write, test, debug, and implement computer programs in                                 • write HTML, CSS, and JavaScript code in the currently used version.
                                 a structured language, a low-level language, an object-oriented                                • utilize client-side scripting in order to manipulate interactive objects
                                 language, or scripting language.                                                                 like navigation bars, forms, rollovers, other event handling, and the
                               • create programs utilizing a variety of programming environments.                                 control of windows, frames, and layers.
                                                                                                                                • create composite images that demonstrate visual design concepts
                               Required Program                                                                    Units          of scale, rhythm, and balance.
                               CISA 323 Database Management using Microsoft Access.................. 2                          • construct images utilizing selections, layers, masks, adjustment
                               CISA 324 Database Management using SQL...................................... 2                     layers, and blending modes.
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                               CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science.................... 3                      • demonstrate an understanding of the current technologies and
                               CISC 323 Linux Operating System..................................................... 1             processes of interactive design, motion graphics, and Web site
                               CISC 324 Intermediate Linux Operating System................................. 1                    development.
                               CISP 301 Algorithm Design and Implementation................................ 4                   • conceive and design effective Web site wireframes, navigation, user
                               CISP 310 Assembly Language Programming for Microcomputers...... 4                                  interfaces, and Web page prototypes.
                               CISP 360 Introduction to Structured Programming............................ 4                    • utilize User Interface (UI) and User Experience (UX) to enhance
                               CISP 400 Object Oriented Programming with C++ (4)........................ 4                        customer satisfaction and loyalty by improving the usability, ease of
                                  or CISP 401 Object Oriented Programming with Java (4)                                           use, and pleasure provided in the interaction between the customer
                               CISP 430 Data Structures.................................................................. 4       and the product.
                               CISP 440 Discrete Structures for Computer Science (3)................... 31
                                  or CISP 457 Introduction to Systems Analysis and Design (3)                                   Required Program                                                                  Units
                                                                                                                                CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science.................... 3
                               A minimum of 6 units from the following: .......................................... 6
                                                                                                                                CISC 323 Linux Operating System..................................................... 1
                                  CISC 351 Introduction to Local Area Networks (1)
                                                                                                                                CISC 324 Intermediate Linux Operating System................................. 1
                                  CISC 355 Introduction to Data Communications (1.5)
                                                                                                                                CISP 301 Algorithm Design and Implementation................................ 4
                                  CISN 303 Network Administration – Linux Server (3)
                                                                                                                                CISW 304 Cascading Style Sheets..................................................... 2
                                  CISP 350 Database Programming (3)
                                                                                                                                CISW 320 Introduction to Web Development..................................... 3
                                  CISP 362 Programming for Mobile Devices I (4)
                                                                                                                                CISW 370 Designing Accessible Websites.......................................... 1
                                  CISP 401 Object Oriented Programming with Java (4)
                                                                                                                                CISW 400 Client-side Web Scripting.................................................. 4
                                  CISP 452 Introduction to Systems Programming (3)
                                                                                                                                GCOM 330 Digital Imaging I.............................................................. 3
                                  CISP 457 Introduction to Systems Analysis and Design (3)
                                                                                                                                GCOM 360 User Interface Design...................................................... 3
                                  CISS 300 Introduction to Information Systems Security (1)
                                  CISS 310 Network Security Fundamentals (3)                                                        Total Units Required                                                              25
                                  CISW 320 Introduction to Web Development (3)                                                  Certificate of Achievement
                                  CISW 400 Client-side Web Scripting (4)                                                        The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the
                                  CISW 410 Middleware Web Scripting (4)                                                         required program with grades of “C” or better.
                                   Total Units Required                                                                38
                               1
                                Students who plan to transfer should take CISP 440. Students looking                            Information Processing
                               for immediate employment should take CISP 457.                                                   Associate in Science Degree

                               Certificate of Achievement                                                                       Program Information
                               The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the                              This degree combines microcomputer software proficiencies and com-
                               required program with grades of “C” or better.                                                   petencies in hardware support, maintenance, and repair with general
                                                                                                                                education requirements. Students will be able to incorporate inter-
                                                                                                                                related certificates (Information Processing Technician and Information
                               Front-End Web Developer                                                                          Processing Specialist) as major fields of study with general education
                               Certificate of Achievement
                                                                                                                                courses in other disciplines to earn an Associate in Science degree in
                               Program Information                                                                              Information Processing.
                               Front-End Web Developers are proficient at creating Web site structure
                                                                                                                                Career Opportunities
                               with some interactivity. There is emphasis on learning HTML, CSS, Ja-
                                                                                                                                Students who have obtained certificates (Information Processing
                               vaScript, and user interface, user experience design.
                                                                                                                                Technician and Information Processing Specialist) are interested in
                               Career Opportunities                                                                             attaining associate degrees for continued job advancement. Many
                               Career Opportunities could include employment in front-end Web                                   employees with advanced software proficiencies and competencies in
                               Development or Web Production. This certificate teaches foundation                               hardware support, maintenance, and repair are considered top candi-
                               skills needed to work toward becoming a Web Developer. Jobs for Web                              dates for supervisory or managerial positions.
                               developers are projected to grow 27 percent from 2014 to 2024, ac-                               Students completing this program may work as office supervisors, of-
                               cording to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.                                                       fice managers, computer support specialists, and information process-
                                                                                                                                ing specialists.
                               Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
                               • manage a multi-level Web site hosted on a Web server.                                          • Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
                               • utilize multiple programs simultaneously in order to develop Web                               • demonstrate an understanding of global, ethical, and societal
                                 sites.                                                                                           concerns relating to the impact of computers.
                               • research and implement current, valid World Wide Web Consortium                                • adapt to technological changes and innovations in computers and
                                 (W3C) standards including technical recommendations for markup                                   use the techniques, skills, and tools necessary to meet industry
                                 languages, the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), the Web Mobility                              needs.
                                 Initiative (WMI), and other recommendations as they are introduced.                            • analyze needs, design solutions, and implement necessary
                               • plan a structured approach to Web site development that identifies                               microcomputer applications or processes to on-the-job problems in
                                 the information dissemination needs of a client and organizes                                    a team environment using appropriate diagnostic tools.
                                 the content effectively and efficiently in order to communicate
                                 to an identified audience, and then develop and implement an                                   Required Program                                                                  Units
                                 appropriate Web solution.                                                                      CISA 305 Beginning Word Processing............................................... 2
                                                                                                                                CISA 306 Intermediate Word Processing........................................... 2

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CISA 315 Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets............................. 2                   CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science (3).............. 3
CISA 316 Intermediate Electronic Spreadsheets (2)........................... 2                    CISC 320 Operating Systems............................................................. 1
CISA 323 Database Management using Microsoft Access.................. 2                           CISC 351 Introduction to Local Area Networks (1)..................... 1 - 3.5
CISA 340 Presentation Graphics........................................................ 2             or CISN 340 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: Data
CISC 305 Introduction to the Internet................................................ 1              Communication and Networking (3.5)
CISC 306 Introduction to Web Page Creation (1)................................ 1                  CISC 360 Information & Communication Technology Essentials (A+).. 4
CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science (3).............. 3                         CISS 300 Introduction to Information Systems Security (1)............ 1 - 3
CISC 320 Operating Systems............................................................. 1            or CISS 310 Network Security Fundamentals (3)




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CISC 351 Introduction to Local Area Networks (1)..................... 1 - 3.5                         Total Units Required                                                    24 – 28.5
   or CISN 340 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: Data
   Communication and Networking (3.5)                                                             Certificate of Achievement
CISC 360 Information & Communication Technology Essentials (A+).. 4                               The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the
CISS 300 Introduction to Information Systems Security (1)............ 1 - 3                       required program with grades of “C” or better.
   or CISS 310 Network Security Fundamentals (3)
    Total Units Required                                                    24 – 28.5             Information Processing Technician
                                                                                                  Certificate of Achievement
Suggested Electives
BUS 310, CISC 323, 351; CISN 340; CISP 301; CISS 300; CISW 320                                    Program Information
                                                                                                  This information processing technician certificate focuses on basic
Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree                                                                entry-level skills in word processing, operating systems, spreadsheet,
The Associate in Science Degree in Information Processing may be ob-                              database management, graphics, and the use of the Internet. This cer-
tained by completion of the required program, plus general education                              tificate is designed for students interested in job advancement requir-
requirements, plus sufficient electives to meet a 60-unit total. See SCC                          ing microcomputer software skills.
graduation requirements.
                                                                                                  Career Opportunities
Information Processing Specialist                                                                 Students who are currently employed in entry-level office-related jobs
Certificate of Achievement                                                                        are interested in opportunities for advancement. These positions usu-
                                                                                                  ally require competencies in microcomputer applications courses in
Program Information                                                                               the Windows operating system environment. These microcomputer
This certificate builds upon a previous background in the use of micro-                           application courses include: word processing, spreadsheet, database
computer application programs as evidenced by the student previously                              management, graphic presentation, and the use of the Internet.
completing the Information Processing Technician certificate. As the                              Students completing this program may work as health information
student advances in an office-related career path, technical expertise                            technicians, customer or client service representatives, and customer
in all aspects of information processing is expected. In addition to ad-                          support specialists.
vanced software courses in spreadsheet or database management, this
certificate also provides the student with hands-on training in hardware                          Gainful Employment
support and maintenance.                                                                          For more information about program costs, graduation rates, median
                                                                                                  debt of program graduates, and other important information regarding
Career Opportunities                                                                              gainful employment, please visit: http://www.losrios.edu/gainful-emp-
This certificate prepares students to become office workers who can                               info/gedt.php?major=051462C01
utilize the typical tools required in most offices. These positions require
a high proficiency with office software applications as well as the ability                       Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
to identify and troubleshoot microcomputer problems.                                              • demonstrate proficiency in Windows operating system commands,
Students completing this program may work as secretaries, office                                    programs, file and folders management, storage, and utilities.
workers, first line supervisors, administrative analysts, information                             • identify on-the-job problems, projects, presentations, and
resource personnel, or lead administrative specialists.                                             assignments and design appropriate software solutions or tools.
                                                                                                  • evaluate effectiveness of software solutions and implement suitable
• Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:                                     software changes, enhancements, or improvements.
• design, implement, manage, and evaluate data management                                         • design and implement data management systems involving queries,
  systems involving custom macros to solve complex business                                         data entry, screen, forms, tables, reports, and labels.
  problems.                                                                                       • explain and use asynchronous and synchronous communication
• analyze and integrate data from various application programs for                                  tools.
  individual and group on-the-job projects.                                                       • identify Internet laws, guidelines, and security and privacy issues
• set up, test, and implement complex macros and scripts for on-the-                                and determine specific on-the-job applications.
  job usage.                                                                                      • set up, test, and implement complex macros and scripts for on-the-
• demonstrate understanding of basic hardware components and the                                    job usage.
  organization, installation, and repair of microcomputers.
• evaluate different hardware and software specification standards                                Required Program                                                                 Units
  and implement problem-solving strategies or techniques using                                    CISA 305 Beginning Word Processing............................................... 2
  various diagnostic tools.                                                                       CISA 306 Intermediate Word Processing........................................... 2
• analyze on-the-job needs, identify software and hardware related                                CISA 315 Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets............................. 2
  problems, and effectively communicate solutions to end users.                                   CISA 323 Database Management using Microsoft Access.................. 2
                                                                                                  CISA 340 Presentation Graphics........................................................ 2
Required Program                                                                 Units            CISC 305 Introduction to the Internet................................................ 1
CISA 305 Beginning Word Processing............................................... 2               CISC 306 Introduction to Web Page Creation..................................... 1
CISA 306 Intermediate Word Processing........................................... 2                CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science.................... 3
CISA 315 Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets............................. 2                       Total Units Required                                                             15
CISA 316 Intermediate Electronic Spreadsheets (2)........................... 2
CISA 323 Database Management using Microsoft Access.................. 2                           Certificate of Achievement
CISA 340 Presentation Graphics........................................................ 2          The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the
CISC 305 Introduction to the Internet................................................ 1           required program with grades of “C” or better.
CISC 306 Introduction to Web Page Creation (1)................................ 1

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Information Systems Security                                                                   Suggested Electives
                               Associate in Science Degree                                                                    BUS 310, ENGWR 300, ESLW 340

                               Program Information                                                                            Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree
                               Information systems security has become a critical knowledge area for                          The Associate in Science degree may be obtained by completion of the
                               those interested in a career as an information technology professional.                        required program, plus general education requirements, plus sufficient
                               This degree provides the information and skills necessary for network                          electives to meet a 60-unit total. See SCC graduation requirements.
                               administration professionals to implement security from internal and
                                                                                                                              Information Systems Security
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                               external threats for an enterprise network. It covers client and server
                               security on different operating systems, disaster recovery planning,                           Certificate of Achievement
                               and forensics. This program also provides preparation for several com-
                                                                                                                              Program Information
                               puter information security certification exams, including the Computer
                                                                                                                              Information systems security has become a critical knowledge area for
                               Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) Security+ exam, Microsoft
                                                                                                                              those interested in a career as an information technology professional.
                               Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) exams, and several of the Certified
                                                                                                                              This degree provides the information and skills necessary for network
                               Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification exams.
                                                                                                                              administration professionals to implement security from internal and
                               Career Opportunities                                                                           external threats for an enterprise network. It covers client and server
                               Networking/security skills and experience are needed for technical                             security on different operating systems, disaster recovery planning,
                               support staff, administrators, designers, troubleshooters, and informa-                        and forensics. This program also provides preparation for several com-
                               tion systems security specialists.                                                             puter information security certification exams, including the Computer
                                                                                                                              Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) Security+ exam, Microsoft
                               Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:                                  Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) exams, and the Certified Informa-
                               • develop best practices for configuring network operating system                              tion Systems Security Professional (CISSP) certification exam.
                                 services to provide optimum security.
                               • compare and contrast the benefits of firewalls vs. intrusion detection                       Career Opportunities
                                 devices and software.                                                                        Networking/security skills and experience are needed for technical
                               • analyze organizational needs and implement internal security                                 support staff, administrators, designers, troubleshooters, and informa-
                                 policies for the enterprise.                                                                 tion systems security specialists.
                               • evaluate and implement the required security programs and policies
                                                                                                                              Gainful Employment
                                 to protect the enterprise against viruses, Trojans, worms, rootkits,
                                                                                                                              For more information about program costs, graduation rates, median
                                 and spyware.
                                                                                                                              debt of program graduates, and other important information regarding
                               • construct file system permissions and share permissions to allow
                                                                                                                              gainful employment, please visit: http://www.losrios.edu/gainful-emp-
                                 only the minimum levels of access needed by users to use network
                                                                                                                              info/gedt.php?major=051535C01
                                 resources.
                               • prioritize and establish a disaster recovery plan for the enterprise.                        Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
                               • explain and configure a network firewall to provide optimum security                         • define best practices for configuring network operating system
                                 from external threats and exploits.                                                            services to provide optimum security.
                               • construct and apply group policies and file system permissions to                            • analyze organizational needs and implement internal security
                                 secure files and network resources.                                                            policies for the enterprise.
                                                                                                                              • evaluate and implement the required security programs and policies
                               Required Program                                                                  Units          to protect the enterprise against viruses, trojans, worms, rootkits,
                               CISN 300 Network Systems Administration (3).................................. 3                  and spyware.
                                  or CISN 303 Network Administration - Linux Server (3)                                       • construct file system permissions and share permissions to allow
                               CISS 300 Introduction to Information Systems Security...................... 1                    only the minimum levels of access needed by users to use network
                               CISS 315 Ethical Hacking (3)............................................................ 3       resources.
                               CISS 310 Network Security Fundamentals......................................... 3              • define the elements of the CIA triad, defining the purpose of each of
                               CISS 320 Implementing Network Security and Counter Measures...... 3                              the elements.
                               CISS 330 Implementing Internet Security and Firewalls..................... 3                   • utilize a protocol analyzer, demonstrating the ability to capture
                               CISS 341 Implementing Windows Operating System Security (3)....... 3                             unencrypted packets for viewing.
                                  or CISS 342 Implementing Linux Operating System Security (3)
                               CISS 350 Disaster Recovery.............................................................. 3     Required Program                                                                    Units
                               CISS 360 Computer Forensics and Investigation................................ 3                CISN 300 Network Systems Administration (3).................................. 3
                               A minimum of 6 units from the following: .......................................... 6             or CISN 303 Network Administration - Linux Server (3)
                                  CISC 351 Introduction to Local Area Networks (1)                                            CISN 340 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: Data
                                  CISC 355 Introduction to Data Communications (1.5)                                             Communication and Networking (3.5).................................. 3 - 3.5
                                  CISC 360 Information & Communication Technology Essentials                                     or CISN 304 Networking Technologies (3)
                                     (A+) (4)                                                                                 CISS 300 Introduction to Information Systems Security...................... 1
                                  CISN 303 Network Administration - Linux Server (3)                                          CISS 315 Ethical Hacking.................................................................. 3
                                  CISN 315 Advanced Network Administration - Linux Server (3)                                 CISS 310 Network Security Fundamentals......................................... 3
                                  CISN 340 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: Data                                            CISS 320 Implementing Network Security and Counter Measures...... 3
                               		 Communication and Networking (3.5)                                                          CISS 341 Implementing Windows Operating System Security (3)....... 3
                                  CISN 341 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: Networking                                         or CISS 342 Implementing Linux Operating System Security (3)
                                     Theory and Routing Technologies (3.5)                                                    CISS 360 Computer Forensics and Investigation................................ 3
                                  CISS 315 Ethical Hacking (3)                                                                    Total Units Required                                                         22-22.5
                                  CISS 321 Scripting for Cyber Security (3)
                                                                                                                              Certificate of Achievement
                                  CISS 327 Cisco Networking Academy™: CCNA Security:
                                                                                                                              The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the
                                  Implementing Network Security (3.5)
                                                                                                                              required program with grades of “C” or better.
                                   Total Units Required                                                              31




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Management Information Science                                                                       CISC 360 Information & Communication Technology Essentials
Associate in Science Degree                                                                             (A+) (4)
Certificate of Achievement                                                                       A minimum of 6 units from the following: .......................................... 6
Program Information                                                                                 CISC 355 Introduction to Data Communications (1.5)
The Management Information Science degree is designed for students                                  CISN 300 Network Systems Administration (3)
preparing for careers in business to effectively use and manage com-                                CISN 303 Network Administration - Linux Server (3)
puters. The focus of the program is to develop student proficiency in                               CISN 306 Advanced Network Systems Administration (3)
                                                                                                    CISN 308 Internetworking with TCP/IP (3)




                                                                                                                                                                                         COMPUTER INFORMATION SCIENCE
a variety of computer applications and operating systems so that they
may produce timely and accurate information. Elective courses give                                  CISP 310 Assembly Language Programming for
an opportunity to develop further skills in computer programming, da-                                  Microcomputers (4)
tabase management, networking, Web development, and information                                     CISP 350 Database Programming (3)
systems security..                                                                                  CISP 400 Object Oriented Programming with C++ (4)
                                                                                                    CISP 401 Object Oriented Programming with Java (4)
Career Opportunities                                                                                CISP 430 Data Structures (4)
Computer skills and experience are needed for technical support staff,                              CISP 440 Discrete Structures for Computer Science (3)
end-user consultants, network administrators, database specialists,                                 CISP 452 Introduction to Systems Programming (3)
information systems manager and specialists, programmers and ana-                                   CISP 457 Introduction to Systems Analysis and Design (3)
lysts, software specialists, systems analysts, technical writers, informa-                          CISS 300 Introduction to Information Systems Security (1)
tion systems security specialists, and webmasters.                                                  CISS 315 Ethical Hacking (3)
                                                                                                    CISS 310 Network Security Fundamentals (3)
Gainful Employment
                                                                                                    CISW 320 Introduction to Web Development (3)
For more information about program costs, graduation rates, median
                                                                                                    CISW 400 Client-side Web Scripting (4)
debt of program graduates, and other important information regarding
                                                                                                    CISW 410 Middleware Web Scripting (4)
gainful employment, please visit: http://www.losrios.edu/gainful-emp-
info/gedt.php?major=051067C01                                                                        Total Units Required                                                         35

Note to Transfer Students                                                                        Other Electives
If you are interested in transferring to a four-year college or university                       ACCT 301, 311; BUS 310, ECON 302, 304; ENGWR 300; MATH 120,
to pursue a bachelor’s degree in this major, it is critical that you meet                        400, 401; STAT 300, 480
with an SCC counselor to select and plan courses for your major.                                 Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree
Schools vary widely in terms of the required preparation.                                        The Associate in Science Degree in Management Information Science
Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:                                    may be obtained by completion of the required program, plus suffi-
• solve business problems by utilizing various types of software.                                cient general education requirements, plus sufficient electives to meet
• design algorithms that can be implemented by writing computer                                  a 60-unit total. See SCC graduation requirements.
  programs to solve typical problems.                                                            Certificate of Achievement
• construct and implement computer programs or scripts.                                          The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the
• design professional documents for a variety of situations using                                required program with grades of “C” or better.
  appropriate software, working individually or in a team.
• apply working knowledge of principles in computer networking, data
  communications, data management, information systems security,
                                                                                                 Network Administration
                                                                                                 Associate in Science Degree
  web development, or programming concepts.
                                                                                                 Certificate of Achievement
• adapt to technological changes and innovations in the computer
  industry and use techniques, skills, and tools necessary to meet                               Program Information
  needs.                                                                                         The Network Administration Degree and Certificate of Achievement
• locate information stored on the Internet, determine the validity                              provides the skills needed in the networking environment. Focus is on
  of online resources, download and store files, and use the correct                             the knowledge and skills required for day-to-day operation and man-
  syntax for citing internet resources.                                                          agement of computer networks. The Network Administration Degree
                                                                                                 and Certificate of Achievement prepare students for entry-level posi-
Required Program                                                                Units            tions in computer network administration.
CISA 305 Beginning Word Processing............................................... 2
CISA 315 Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets............................. 2                  Career Opportunities
CISA 323 Database Management using Microsoft Access.................. 2                          Networking skills and experience are needed for network technical
CISA 340 Presentation Graphics........................................................ 2         support staff, network administrators, network designers, network
CISC 305 Introduction to the Internet................................................ 1          troubleshooters, and information systems security specialists.
CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science.................... 3                      Gainful Employment
CISC 320 Operating Systems (1)....................................................... 1          For more information about program costs, graduation rates, median
   or CISC 323 Linux Operating System (1)                                                        debt of program graduates, and other important information regarding
CISP 301 Algorithm Design and Implementation................................ 4                   gainful employment, please visit: http://www.losrios.edu/gainful-emp-
CISP 360 Introduction to Structured Programming (4)....................... 4                     info/gedt.php?major=051272C01
A minimum of 4 units from the following: .......................................... 4            Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
   CISP 400 Object Oriented Programming with C++ (4)                                             • demonstrate competency in Windows operating system terminology
   CISP 401 Object Oriented Programming with Java (4)                                              and commands, account management, and file management and
A minimum of 4 units from the following: .......................................... 4              storage.
   CISA 306 Intermediate Word Processing (2)                                                     • construct and implement computer network systems by applying
   CISA 316 Intermediate Electronic Spreadsheets (2)                                               the steps of the network design model working individually or in a
   CISC 306 Introduction to Web Page Creation (1)                                                  team.
   CISC 324 Intermediate Linux Operating System (1)                                              • demonstrate working knowledge of principles in computer
   CISC 355 Introduction to Data Communications (1.5)                                              networking and data management, information systems security, or
                                                                                                   web server administration, depending on the electives chosen.

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• define best practices for configuring network operating system                            Gainful Employment
                                 services.                                                                                 For more information about program costs, graduation rates, median
                               • analyze and apply directory services group policy settings at the                         debt of program graduates, and other important information regarding
                                 Organizational Unit (OU), domain, site, or local machine level.                           gainful employment, please visit: http://www.losrios.edu/gainful-emp-
                                                                                                                           info/gedt.php?major=051422C01
                               Required Program                                                               Units
                                                                                                                           Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
                               CISC 320 Operating Systems (1)....................................................... 1
                                                                                                                           • develop best practices for configuring Internet Protocol (IP)
                                  or CISC 323 Linux Operating System (1)
                                                                                                                             addresses.
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                               CISN 300 Network Systems Administration (3).................................. 3
                                                                                                                           • evaluate and implement technologies to support IP routing protocols
                               CISN 302 Intermediate Network Systems Administration................... 3
                                                                                                                             such as Routing Information Protocol (RIP), Interior Gateway
                               CISN 306 Advanced Network Systems Administration (3).................. 3
                                                                                                                             Routing Protocol (IGRP), and Open Shortcut Path First (OSPF).
                               CISN 307 Windows Active Directory Services..................................... 3
                                                                                                                           • construct and configure access lists.
                               CISN 308 Internetworking with TCP/IP.............................................. 3
                                                                                                                           • compare and contrast types of network media.
                               CISS 310 Network Security Fundamentals (3)................................... 3
                                                                                                                           • demonstrate working knowledge of principles in computer
                                  or CISS 315 Ethical Hacking (3)
                                                                                                                             networking and data management, information systems security, or
                               A minimum of 10 units from the following:....................................... 10           web server administration, depending on the electives chosen.
                                  CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science (3)                                • demonstrate competency in Windows operating system terminology
                                  CISC 324 Intermediate Linux Operating System (1)                                           and commands, account management, and file management and
                                  CISC 351 Introduction to Local Area Networks (1)                                           storage.
                                  CISC 355 Introduction to Data Communications (1.5)
                                  CISN 303 Network Administration - Linux Server (3)                                       Required Program                                                                       Units
                                  CISN 304 Networking Technologies (3)                                                     CISC 320 Operating Systems (1)....................................................... 1
                                  CISN 315 Advanced Network Administration - Linux Server (3)                                 or CISC 323 Linux Operating System (1)
                                  CISN 320 Designing Windows Directory Services (3)                                        CISN 340 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: Data
                                  CISN 340 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: Data                                            Communication and Networking............................................... 3.5
                                     Communication and Networking (3.5)                                                    CISN 341 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: Networking Theory
                                  CISN 341 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: Networking                                      and Routing Technologies......................................................... 3.5
                                     Theory and Routing Technologies (3.5)                                                 CISN 342 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: Advanced Routing
                                  CISN 346 Network Design and Projects (3.5)                                                  and Switching........................................................................... 3.5
                                  CISN 374 Messaging Server Administration (3)                                             CISN 343 CISCO Networking Academy (CCNA)tm: Wide Area Network
                                  CISS 315 Ethical Hacking (3)                                                                and Project-Based.................................................................... 3.5
                                  CISS 310 Network Security Fundamentals (3)                                               CISN 346 Network Design and Projects.......................................... 3.5
                                  CISS 320 Implementing Network Security                                                   CISN 336 Wireless Technologies....................................................... 3
                               		 and Counter Measures (3)                                                                 CISN 308 Internetworking with TCP/IP.............................................. 3
                                  CISS 321 Scripting for Cyber Security (3)                                                CISS 310 Network Security Fundamentals......................................... 3
                                  CISS 327 Cisco Networking Academy™: CCNA Security:
                                                                                                                           A minimum of 6 units from the following: .......................................... 6
                                     Implementing Network Security (3.5)
                                                                                                                              CISN 300 Network Systems Administration (3)
                                  CISS 330 Implementing Internet Security and Firewalls (3)
                                                                                                                              CISN 303 Network Administration - Linux Server (3)
                                  CISS 350 Disaster Recovery (3)
                                                                                                                              CISN 304 Networking Technologies (3)
                                  CISS 360 Computer Forensics and Investigation (3)
                                                                                                                              CISN 316 Virtualization Concepts and Technologies (3.5)
                                   Total Units Required                                                           29          CISN 327 Cloud Infrastructure and Services (3.5)
                               Suggested Electives                                                                            CISS 320 Implementing Network Security and Counter
                               BUS 310, ENGWR 300, 488; STAT 300, 480                                                            Measures (3)
                                                                                                                              CISS 321 Scripting for Cyber Security (3)
                               Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree                                                             CISN 327 Cloud Infrastructure and Services (3.5)
                               The Associate in Science Degree may be obtained by completion of                                Total Units Required                                                                33.5
                               the required program, plus general education requirements, plus suf-
                               ficient electives to meet a 60-unit total. See SCC graduation require-                      Suggested Electives
                               ments.                                                                                      BUS 310, ENGWR 300, 488; STAT 300, 480
                               Certificate of Achievement                                                                  Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree
                               The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the                         The Associate in Science Degree may be obtained by completion of
                               required program with grades of “C” or better.                                              the required program, plus general education requirements, plus suf-
                                                                                                                           ficient electives to meet a 60-unit total. See SCC graduation require-
                               Network Design                                                                              ments.
                               Associate in Science Degree                                                                 Certificate of Achievement
                               Certificate of Achievement                                                                  The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the
                               Program Information                                                                         required program with grades of “C” or better.
                               The Network Design Degree and Certificate of Achievement provides
                               the skills needed in the networking environment. Focus is on the                            PC Support
                               knowledge and skills required for day-to-day operation and manage-                          Certificate of Achievement
                               ment of computer networks. The Network Design Degree and Cer-                               Program Information
                               tificate of Achievement prepare students for entry-level positions in                       With the rapid expansion of computers into all aspects of society, there
                               computer network design.                                                                    is a growing need for technicians with a broad range of knowledge in
                               Career Opportunities                                                                        computer applications to install, maintain, and support computers and
                               Networking skills and experience are needed for network technical                           the networks that they utilize. Students earning this certificate are pre-
                               support staff, network administrators, network designers, network                           pared to acquire entry-level positions in computer support. Employers
                               troubleshooters, and information systems security specialists.                              hiring students earning this certificate will immediately benefit from the
                                                                                                                           skills the students bring to their jobs.

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Career Opportunities                                                                              Gainful Employment
Career opportunities for students earning the PC Support Certificate                              For more information about program costs, graduation rates, median
include entry level positions in the following areas: Technical Salesper-                         debt of program graduates, and other important information regarding
son, Help Desk Support Technician, Systems Analyst, Data Entry Per-                               gainful employment, please visit: http://www.losrios.edu/gainful-emp-
sonnel, Assistant Documentation Specialist and Assistant Trainer.                                 info/gedt.php?major=051326C01
Gainful Employment                                                                                Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
For more information about program costs, graduation rates, median                                • analyze information processing requirements using structured or
debt of program graduates, and other important information regarding                                object oriented software development methodologies.




                                                                                                                                                                                                 COMPUTER INFORMATION SCIENCE
gainful employment, please visit: http://www.losrios.edu/gainful-emp-                             • design structured or object oriented software systems.
info/gedt.php?major=051325C01                                                                     • build structured or object oriented software systems.
                                                                                                  • evaluate software systems for conformance to system requirements.
Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:                                     • document program or systems requirements or present written
• compose clear, grammatically-correct documents related to                                         analyses.
  business.
• design electronic spreadsheets useful in making decisions.                                      Required Program                                                                    Units
• design, install, and maintain a local area network.
                                                                                                  BUS 310 Business Communications (3)....................................... 3 - 4
• design presentation graphics.
                                                                                                     or ENGWR 300 College Composition (3)
• construct and implement web pages, including links, graphics, and
                                                                                                     or ENGWR 488 Honors College Composition and Research (4)
  text.
                                                                                                  CISP 301 Algorithm Design and Implementation................................ 4
• demonstrate understanding of the basic components of data
                                                                                                  CISP 360 Introduction to Structured Programming............................ 4
  communications.
                                                                                                  CISP 400 Object Oriented Programming with C++ (4)........................ 4
• analyze and troubleshoot computer hardware and software
                                                                                                     or CISP 401 Object Oriented Programming with Java (4)
  problems.
                                                                                                  CISP 430 Data Structures.................................................................. 4
• apply database software to organize information for decision-
                                                                                                  CISP 457 Introduction to Systems Analysis and Design...................... 3
  making.
• demonstrate competency in basic operating systems terminology,                                      Total Units Required                                                          22 - 23
  commands, and functions.                                                                        Certificate of Achievement
• demonstrate competence in the Internet related to searches, email,                              The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the
  and security.                                                                                   required program with grades of “C” or better.
• demonstrate competence in formatting text using word processing
  software.
                                                                                                  Web Developer
Required Program                                                                 Units            Associate in Science Degree
                                                                                                  Certificate of Achievement
BUS 310 Business Communications (3)....................................... 3 - 4
   or ENGWR 300 College Composition (3)                                                           Program Information
   or ENGWR 488 Honors College Composition and Research (4)                                       Web Developers are proficient at creating Web site structure and inter-
   or ESLW 340 Advanced Composition (4)                                                           activity. The Web Developer degree requires students to use database
CISA 305 Beginning Word Processing............................................... 2               tools and custom applications to design, code, and test interactive Web
CISA 315 Introduction to Electronic Spreadsheets............................. 2                   sites. There is emphasis on learning the programming and scripting
CISA 323 Database Management using Microsoft Access.................. 2                           languages that connect a database to a Web site.
CISA 340 Presentation Graphics........................................................ 2
CISC 305 Introduction to the Internet................................................ 1           Career Opportunities
CISC 306 Introduction to Web Page Creation (1)........................... 1 - 3                   Career Opportunities include employment as a Web Developer, Web-
   or CISW 320 Introduction to Web Development (3)                                                master, Systems Analyst, Web Systems Analyst, IT Analyst, ICT Ana-
CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science.................... 3                       lyst, Web Database Administrator, Front-end Web Developer, or Web
CISC 320 Operating Systems............................................................. 1         Programmer.
CISC 351 Introduction to Local Area Networks................................... 1                 Gainful Employment
CISC 355 Introduction to Data Communications............................. 1.5                     For more information about program costs, graduation rates, median
CISC 360 Information & Communication Technology Essentials (A+).. 4                               debt of program graduates, and other important information regarding
CISS 300 Introduction to Information Systems Security (1)............ 1 - 3                       gainful employment, please visit: http://www.losrios.edu/gainful-emp-
   or CISS 315 Ethical Hacking (3)                                                                info/gedt.php?major=051591C01
    Total Units Required                                                  24.5 – 29.5
                                                                                                  Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
Certificate of Achievement                                                                        • manage a multi-level Web site hosted on a Web server.
The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the                               • utilize multiple programs simultaneously in order to develop Web
required program with grades of “C” or better.                                                      sites.
                                                                                                  • recommend a Web scripting language, current markup language
Programming                                                                                         or Web authoring software, and cascading style sheets to develop
Certificate of Achievement                                                                          complex Web sites that are uploaded via File Transfer Protocol
                                                                                                    (FTP) to a Web server.
Program Information                                                                               • research and implement current, valid World Wide Web Consortium
The programming certificate provides the basic proficiencies required                               (W3C) standards including technical recommendations for
of computer programmers for entry-level software technician positions                               markup languages, the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), the Web
or further study in Computer Science.                                                               Mobility Initiative (WMI), and other recommendations as they are
Career Opportunities                                                                                introduced.
Students earning a Programming Certificate of Achievement are quali-                              • plan a structured approach to Web site development that identifies
fied to pursue entry level positions as software designers and engi-                                the information dissemination needs of a client and organizes the
neers, systems analysts, and software testers.                                                      content effectively and efficiently in order to communicate to an
                                                                                                    identified audience; then develop and implement an appropriate
                                                                                                    Web solution.

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• utilize client-side scripting in order to manipulate interactive objects                      • learn to code HTML, HTML5, XHMTL and CSS using open source
                                 like navigation bars, forms, rollovers, other event handling, and the                           software and web developer tools to manage files and other assets
                                 control of windows, frames, and layers.                                                         on a Web site.
                               • develop Web solutions that include form validation and processing,                            • use images, graphics and multi-media following standard practices
                                 server-side programming with hypertext-preprocessor (PHP), CGI                                  as outlined by W3C, WAI, and WMI.
                                 scripting with Perl, and database-driven Web development.                                     • learn principles for using a Content Management System (CMS),
                               • demonstrate proficiency in the process of Web project management                                such as WordPress, for creating and editing Web pages.
                                 on a real-world Web site including design specification, research,                            • examine technical recommendations for using markup and style
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                                 production, modification, time estimation, and presentation.                                    sheet languages, following recommendations of the World Wide
                               • design, implement, manage, and evaluate data management                                         Web Consortium (W3C), the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI) and
                                 systems involving custom programming to solve complex business                                  the Web Mobility Initiative (WMI)
                                 problems.
                               • estimate the hours needed or cost to develop and deliver the                                  Required Program                                                                  Units
                                 solution to a complex business problem.                                                       CISC 306 Introduction to Web Page Creation..................................... 1
                               • construct code in a currently used Web scripting language.                                    CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science.................... 3
                               • demonstrate an understanding of the current technologies and                                  CISC 323 Linux Operating System..................................................... 1
                                 processes of interactive design, motion graphics, and Web site                                CISC 324 Intermediate Linux Operating System................................. 1
                                 development.                                                                                  CISW 304 Cascading Style Sheets..................................................... 2
                               • utilize user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) to enhance                               CISW 320 Introduction to Web Development..................................... 3
                                 customer satisfaction and loyalty by improving the usability, ease of                         CISW 370 Designing Accessible Websites.......................................... 1
                                 use, and pleasure provided in the interaction between the customer                            GCOM 330 Digital Imaging I.............................................................. 3
                                 and the product.                                                                              GCOM 360 User Interface Design...................................................... 3

                               Required Program                                                                   Units            Total Units Required                                                              18

                               CISA 323 Database Management using Microsoft Access.................. 2                         Certificate of Achievement
                               CISA 324 Database Management using SQL...................................... 2                  The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the
                               CISC 310 Introduction to Computer Information Science.................... 3                     required program with grades of “C” or better.
                               CISC 323 Linux Operating System..................................................... 1
                               CISC 324 Intermediate Linux Operating System................................. 1
                               CISP 301 Algorithm Design and Implementation................................ 4
                               CISP 350 Database Programming..................................................... 3
                               CISW 304 Cascading Style Sheets..................................................... 2
                                                                                                                                     Computer Info Science – Applications
                               CISW 320 Introduction to Web Development..................................... 3                                     (CISA)
                               CISW 370 Designing Accessible Websites.......................................... 1
                               CISW 400 Client-side Web Scripting.................................................. 4
                               CISW 410 Middleware Web Scripting................................................. 4
                               CISW 470 Web Projects.................................................................... 3     CISA 305               Beginning Word Processing                               2 Units
                               GCOM 330 Digital Imaging I.............................................................. 3      Prerequisite: CISC 300 or 310 with a grade of “C” or better
                               GCOM 360 User Interface Design...................................................... 3          Advisory: BUSTEC 300.1 or BUSTEC 100.1 with a grade of “C” or bet-
                                   Total Units Required                                                               39           ter or keyboarding at 28 wpm.
                                                                                                                               Course Transferable to CSU
                               Suggested Electives                                                                             Hours: 27 hours LEC; 27 hours LAB
                               BUS 300, 310, 330; ENGWR 300, 301; MATH 400, 401, 420                                           The course introduces the student, through hands-on activities, to the
                                                                                                                               use of word processing on microcomputers. The course includes basic
                               Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree
                                                                                                                               word processing operations such as terminology and screen formats,
                               The Associate in Science degree may be obtained by completion of the
                                                                                                                               dialog boxes, text editing, text formatting, text enhancements, sorting,
                               required program, plus general education requirements, plus sufficient
                                                                                                                               tables, merging functions, saving and retrieving, and printing text.
                               electives to meet a 60-unit total.
                               Certificate of Achievement
                               The Certificate of Achievement may be obtained by completion of the                             CISA 306               Intermediate Word Processing                            2 Units
                               required program with grades of “C” or better.                                                  Prerequisite: CISA 305 with a grade of “C” or better; completed within
                                                                                                                                   five years prior to enrollment in CISA 306.
                               Web Production Specialist                                                                       Course Transferable to CSU
                               Certificate of Achievement                                                                      Hours: 27 hours LEC; 27 hours LAB
                                                                                                                               This course builds upon previous training in the use of word process-
                               Program Information                                                                             ing programs. The course includes a brief review of basic editing and
                               This certificate prepares students with foundation skills needed to ex-                         text concepts, and then covers intermediate software features such
                               plore a multitude of careers in front-end web development. The Web                              as document processing functions, macro programming functions,
                               Production Specialist certificate requires students learn to code HTML                          complex document styles and commands, and table and graphics
                               and CSS, and use web creation and image editing tools to design,                                applications. The course incorporates all word processing features into
                               code, edit, and test Web sites. Fundamental concepts of using a Con-                            the production of one final presentation.
                               tent Management System will also be introduced.
                               Career Opportunities
                               Web Production Specialist, Web Site Specialist
                               Upon completion of this program, the student will be able to:
                               • develop multi-page Web sites communicating a specific message
                                 while following language specifications and syntax requirements as
                                 recommended by W3C.


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