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Program Type: Certificate of Achievement

Division: School of Career and Technical Education

Program Description:
The curriculum prepares students with entry-level skills to seek employment in programming. Emphasis will be on providing students with practical experience in utilizing at least two programming languages. Instruction will cover such topics as operating systems, applications and common programming languages. Students must be willing to spend considerable time outside of class working on assignments.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective academic year: 2007-2008

Required Units in the Major:    19

Required Courses
  Semester I (6 units)
CIS 010 - INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION SYSTEMS (3.0 units)
  CIS 062 - INTRODUCTION TO SYSTEMS ANALYSIS (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester II (9 units)
CIS 011 - OPERATING SYSTEMS THEORY AND PRACTICE (3.0 units)
  CIS 036 - INTRODUCTION TO VISUAL BASIC (3.0 units)
  &
  CIS 016 - JAVA PROGRAMMING (3.0 units)
  OR
  CIS 038 - ADVANCED VISUAL BASIC (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester III (4 units)
CIS 014 - C++ PROGRAMMING (3.0 units)
  CIS 020 - INDEPENDENT STUDY (1.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  CIS 030 - NETWORKS AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS (3.0 units)
  &
  CIS 081 - ADVANCED MICROCOMPUTER APPLICATIONS (3.0 units)
  &
  CIS 114 - MICROCOMPUTER HARDWARE/SOFTWARE EVALUATION (3.0 units)
  &
  CIS 132 - FOURTH GENERATION LANGUAGES (3.0 units)
  &
  CIS 190 - WEB SERVER DEVELOPMENT (3.0 units)
  &
  CIS 192 - INTRODUCTION TO WEB AUTHORING (3.0 units)
  &
  CIS 195 - TEAM APPLICATIONS PROJECTS (3.0 units)
  &
  ENGL 100 - READING AND WRITING SKILLS (4.0 units)
  &
  SPCH 125 - PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION (3.0 units)
  &
  CIS 181 - ORACLE SQL (3.0 units)
  &
  CIS 182 - ORACLE PL/SQL (3.0 units)
  &
  CIS 064 - STRUCTURED PROGRAMMING I WITH COBOL (4.0 units)