Information Systems - Networking Option

Associate in Science Degree in Information Systems - Networking Option 2017-2018

(Major #C.693B.AS)

The Associate in Science Degree is designed to provide students with the basic knowledge and skills necessary to pursue a career in Information Systems. Students completing the Business Department core courses and the Information Systems core courses and one of the four options (Help Desk, Networking, Web Design, or Programming for the Web) will be able to enter the workforce with a comprehensive understanding of computer basics and a computing specialty (option) that can be applied in business, government, or education.

Major requirements (37 units minimum)
A grade of “C” or better is required in the following courses:

Major Requirements:
Course Course Description Units C-ID
ACCTG 40 Applied Accounting 4
BA 5 Business Communications 3
BA 10 Introduction to Business 3
IS 15 Computer Concepts 3
IS 16 Word Processing 1.5
IS 18 Spreadsheet Fundamentals 1.5
IS 26A or
IS 50A
Database Concepts and Design or
Introduction to Game Programming
IS 40A Web Development with HTML, CSS, and Java Script 3
IS 60 Operating Systems 2
IS 62 Computer Troubleshooting and Maintenance 4
IS 63 Computer Networking I 3
IS 64 Computer Networking II 3
Complete one course from the following:
BA 39 Finite Mathematics for Business 3
MATH 5A Math Analysis I 5
STAT 7 Elementary Statistics 4

Program Learning Outcomes:

  1. Operate commonly used computer hardware and office software.
  2. Identify the categories of software by their purpose and provide examples of each category.
  3. Plan, design, and write stand-alone computer programs.
  4. Apply structured logic in analyzing and solving problems.
  5. Develop a well-designed relational database.
  6. Create a Web document that contains hyperlinks, graphics, tables and forms.
  7. Demonstrate a breadth of knowledge of networking its uses in the business environment.

Faculty Advisors: Nabors

2017-2018 Associate in Science Degree Information Systems - Networking Option