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AS – Computer Engineering Technology


AS.CET.UNIV

(68 Credit Hours)


This program will prepare students for employment in an entry-level position as a computer technician. The course work focuses on the diagnosis and repair of hardware and software in micro, mini, and mainframe computers.

With minimal additional specialized training, students may become a field or in-house shop technician.

AS • Computer Engineering Technology

AS.CET.UNIV

General Education Requirements

ENC 1101 English Composition I  - 3 cr.

ENC 1102 English Composition II  -  3 cr.

MAC 1105 College Algebra  -  3 cr.

SPC 1608 Public Speaking  - 3 cr.

PHY 1053 General Physics I  -  3 cr.

PHY 1053L General Physics I Laboratory  - 1 cr.

PHI   1600  Ethics  -  3 cr.

Social Science General Education  - 3 cr.

 

Program Required Courses

CET 1112C* Basic Digital Systems  -  3 cr.

CET 1123C Introduction to Microprocessors  - 3 cr.

CET 2113C Digital Systems Analysis  - 3 cr.

CET 2152C Advanced Microprocessors  - 3 cr.

CET 2335C Microcomputer Systems - 3 cr.

CET 2939 Computer Engineering Technology Capstone  - 3 cr.

TAR 2053 Introduction to Computer Aided Design and Drafting  -  3 cr.

EET 1036C* Basic AC and DC  - 3 cr.

EET 1037C Circuit Analysis  -  3 cr.

EET 1083C* Electronics Orientation  - 3 cr.

EET 1141C Solid State Devices  - 3 cr.

EET 1142C Solid State Circuits  -  3 cr.

EET 2155C Linear Integrated Circuits  - 3 cr.

MAC 1114 Trigonometry  -  3 cr.

 

Select 4 credit hours from the following:

CGS 1510 Spreadsheet Applications  -  1 cr.

CGS 1540 Database Management I  -  1 cr.

COP 1220 Programming in “C”  - 3 cr.

COP 1332 Visual Basic, Beginning  -  3 cr.

COP 1821 Visual Basic, Advanced  - 3 cr.

COP 2800 JAVA Programming -  3 cr.

ECO 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics -  3 cr.

OST 1142 Keyboarding I - 1 cr.

POS 1001 Introduction Political Science - 3 cr.

POS 2041 American Government - 3 cr.

* Recommended course(s) for the first semester.

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AS– Computer Information Administrator


AS.CIA

(63 Credit Hours)


This program prepares students for jobs in the field of PC support specialist, help desk specialist, microcomputer specialist, software specialist, and information systems specialist.

Students who can demonstrate proficiency in CGS 1500, OST 1831, and OST 1832 can substitute an approved three credit hour selected elective course.

Program Required Courses

YEAR I – First Semester

CGS 1000 Introduction to Computers - 3 cr.

ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.

Natural Science or Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

Mathematics General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester

CET 1172C Computer Upgrading and Repair - 3 cr.

CET 1174C Advanced Computer Repair - 3 cr.

CGS 1555 Introduction to the Internet - 3 cr.

CGS 1577 Presentations Systems - 3 cr.

ENC 1102 English Composition II or Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester

COP 1000 Programming Logic - 3 cr.

CTS 1305 Introduction to Networking - 3 cr.

Humanities General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester

CGS 1761 Computer Operating Systems - 3 cr.

CGS 2108 Advanced Computer Applications - 3 cr.

CGS 2301 Management Information Systems - 3 cr.

CNT 1401 Introduction to Network Security - 3 cr.

COP 1332 Visual BASIC, Beginning - 3 cr.

YEAR II – Second Semester

CGS 2541 Database Design - 3 cr.

*CIS 2321 Systems Analysis - 3 cr.

CIS 2939 Computer Information Administrator Capstone - 3 cr.

**Electives offered during this term. - 3 cr.

**Select at least 3 credit hours from the following:

CET 1556C Structured Cabling - 3 cr.

CGS 1160 Desktop Information Management - 1 cr.

CGS 1510 Spreadsheet Applications I - 1 cr.

CGS 1871 Multimedia Authoring I - 3 cr.

CGS 2511 Spreadsheet Applications II - 1 cr.

CGS 2512 Spreadsheet Applications III - 1 cr.

CGS 2585 Desktop Internet Publishing - 3 cr.

CGS 2804 Vector Graphic Application - 3 cr.

CGS 2821 Graphics Design for Multimedia/ Internet - 3 cr.

CGS 2827 Advanced Graphics Design for Multimedia/Internet - 3 cr.

CGS 2874 Multimedia Authoring II - 3 cr.

CNT 2941 Networking Services Internship - 3 cr.

COP 1821 Visual Basic, Advanced - 3 cr.

CTS 1106 Introduction to UNIX - 3 cr.

CTS 1306 Microsoft Windows Server Configuring Network Infrastructure - 3 cr.

CTS 1328 Microsoft Windows Server - 3 cr.

CTS 2301 Unix/Linux Administration I - 3 cr.

OST 1142 Keyboarding I - 1 cr.

OST 1335 Business Communications - 3 cr.

OST 1741 Word Processing I - 1 cr.

OST 1831 Introduction to Windows I - 1 cr.

OST 1832 Introduction to Windows II - 1 cr.

OST 2742 Word Processing II - 1 cr.

*Permission of instructor required for concurrent enrollment with prerequisite.

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AS – Computer Programming


AS.COP

(63 Credit Hours)


This program prepares students for jobs in the field of computer programmer aide, junior programmer, senior programmer, data manager, programmer analyst, and mid-range computer specialist.

General Education Requirements

ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.

ENC 1102 English Composition II  or Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

Mathematics General Education (transfer) - 3 cr.

Humanities General Education - 3 cr.

Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

 

Program Required Courses

CGS 1000* Introduction to Computers and Technology  -  3 cr.

CGS 1761 Computer Operation Systems  -  3 cr.

CGS 2301 Management Info. Systems  -  3 cr.

CGS 2541 Database Design  -  3 cr.

CIS 2321 Systems Analysis  -  3 cr.

COP 1000 Programming Logic  -  3 cr.  

COP 1220 Programming in “C” -  3 cr.

COP 1812 Introduction to XML  -  3 cr.

COP 1332 Visual BASIC, Beginning  -  3 cr.

COP 2224 Programming in C++ - 3 cr.

COP 2360 Programming in C#  -  3 cr.

COP 2800 JAVA Programming -  3 cr.

COP 2805 JAVA, Advanced  -  3 cr.

COP 2939 Computer Programming Capstone  - 3 cr.

CTS 1106 Introduction to UNIX  -  3 cr.

 

Select at least 3 specified elective credits from the following:

CGS 1936 Perl and CGI  -  3 cr.

COP 1120 COBOL, Beginning - 3 cr.

COP 1821 Visual BASIC, Advanced  -  3 cr.

COP 2344 Shell Scripting  -  3 cr.

COP 2830 Scripting for the Web  - 3 cr.

CTS 1305 Introduction to Networking  -  3 cr.

CTS 2301 Unix/Linux Administration I  -  3 cr.

CTS 2440 Database Programming - SQL  -  3 cr.

* Recommended course(s) for the first semester.

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AS – Database Technology


AS.DB.TECH

(63 Credit Hours)


The Database Technology program provides students with a general approach to database design, programming and administration.

General Education Requirements

ENC 1101 English Composition I  -  3 cr.

ENC 1102 English Composition II  - 3 cr.

Mathematics General Education (transfer)  -  3 cr.

Humanities General Education  - 3 cr.

Social Science General Education  - 3 cr.

 

Program Required Courses

CGS 1000* Introduction to Computers and Technology  -  3 cr.

CGS 1103 Project Management  -  3 cr.

CGS 2301 Management Information Systems  -  3 cr.

CGS 2541 Database Design  -  3 cr.

CIS 2321 Systems Analysis  - 3 cr.

CNT 1401 Introduction to Network Security  -  3 cr.

COP 1000 Programming Logic -  3 cr.

CTS 1305 Introduction to Networking  - 3 cr.

CTS 2440 Database Programming SQL -  3 cr.

CTS 2441 Database Administration I  -  3 cr.

CTS 2442 Database Administration II  -  3 cr.

CTS 2445 Database Programming Advanced -  3 cr.

CTS 2939 Database Technology Capstone  -  3 cr.

Computer Science Electives - 9 cr.

* Recommended course(s) for the first semester.

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AS – Digital Media/Multimedia Technology


AS.MMT

(64 Credit Hours)


This program prepares students for jobs such as desktop publisher, production designer, electronic publisher, illustrator, multimedia specialist, multimedia presentation developer, interface designer, computer graphic designer, and project manager.

General Education Requirements

NOTE:
The following general education requirements apply to Game Design, and Development and Multimedia Developer.

ENC 1101 English Composition I  -  3 cr.

ENC 1102 English Composition II or Social Science General Education  -  3 cr.

Mathematics General Education (transfer)  -  3 cr.

Humanities General Education  - 3 cr.

Social Science General Education -  3 cr.

NOTE: Select either the Game Design and Development program required courses or the Multimedia Developer program required courses to complete the Digital Media/Multimedia Technology degree.


Game Design and Development

AS.MMT.GAME

Program Required Courses

CAP 1023 Introduction to Game Development  -  3 cr.

CAP 2042 Game Design and Development  -  3 cr.

CAP 2043 Advanced Game Design and Development  -  3 cr.

CAP 2939 Digital Media/Multimedia Technology Capstone  -  3 cr.

CGS 1000 Introduction Computers and Technology  -  3 cr.

CGS 1871 Multimedia Authoring I  -  3 cr.

CGS 2821 Graphics Design for Multimedia/Internet  -  3 cr.

CGS 2827 Advanced Graphics Design for Multimedia/Internet  -  3 cr.

CGS 2874 Multimedia Authoring II  -  3 cr.

CGS 2876 Digital Audio/Video Design  -  3 cr.

CGS 2877 Digital Animation Design  -  3 cr.

Select at least 16 specified elective credits from the following:

CGS 2585 Desktop Internet Publishing  -  3 cr.

CGS 2804 Vector Graphic Application  -  3 cr.

EME 2040 Introduction to Technology for Educators  - 3 cr.

Any courses with prefix: CEN, CET, CGS, CIS, COP, CNT or CTS

 


Multimedia Developer

Program Required Courses

CAP 2939 Digital Media/Multimedia Technology Capstone  -  3 cr.

CGS 1000 Introduction Computers and Technology  -  3 cr.

CGS 1577 Presentation Systems  -  3 cr.

CGS 1871 Multimedia Authoring I  -  3 cr.

CGS 2585 Desktop Internet Publishing  -  3 cr.

CGS 2804 Vector Graphic Application  -  3 cr.

CGS 2820 Web Authoring HTML  -  3 cr.

CGS 2821 Graphics Design for Multimedia/Internet -  3 cr.

CGS 2827 Advanced Graphics Design for Multimedia/Internet  -  3 cr.

CGS 2874 Multimedia Authoring II  -  3 cr.

CGS 2876 Digital Audio/Video Design  -  3 cr.

CGS 2877 Digital Animation Design  - 3 cr.

COP 1000 Programming Logic  -  3 cr.

COP 2830 Scripting for the Web  -  3 cr.

EME 2040 Introduction to Educational Technology  -  3 cr.

Select at least 4 specified elective credits from the following:

Any courses with prefix: CAP, CGS, CIS, COP, CTS

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AS – Internet Services Technology

AS.WEB.TECH.OPT1


AS.WEB.TECH.OPT2

(63 Credit Hours)

 



 

AS – Option 1 - Web Designer
This program prepares students for internet-related jobs such as web designer, site designer, and internet architect.

AS – Option 2 - Web Developer
This program prepares students for internet-related jobs such as webmaster, web developer, site developer, and internet programmer.

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AS • Network Systems Technology

  • AS.NST.DIG.FOR - Digital Forensics Option
  • AS.NST.NA - Network Administration Option
  • AS.NST.INFR - Network Infrastructure Option
  • AS.NST.SEC - Network Security Option
  • AS.NST.UL.ADMIN

(63 Credit Hours)


AS • Digital Forensics

AS.NST.DIG.FOR

Program Required Courses

YEAR I – First Semester

Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

CGS 1000 Introduction to Computers and Technology - 3 cr.

*CTS 1106 Introduction to Unix - 3 cr.

*CTS 1305 Introduction to Networking - 3 cr.

ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester

Humanities General Education - 3 cr.

CET 1172C Computer Upgrading and Repair - 3 cr.

CNT 1401 Introduction to Network Security - 3 cr.

CTS 1303 MS Configuring Active Directory - 3 cr.

ENC 1102 English Composition II or Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester

CGS 1103 Project Management - 3 cr.

CGS 2091 Information Technology: Ethical and Legal Ethics Issues - 3 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester

Mathematics General Education - 3 cr.

CET 1174C Advanced Computer Repair - 3 cr.

CIS 2359C Information Assurance – Network Systems - 3 cr.

CIS 2381C Computer Forensics Incident Response - 3 cr.

CNT 2510 Wireless Networking - 3 cr.

YEAR II – Second Semester

CEN 2939 Network Administrator Capstone - 3 cr.

CIS 2352C Information Assurance – Local Systems - 3 cr.

CIS 2353 Security Management and Penetration Testing - 3 cr.

OST 1335 Business Communications - 3 cr.

*Permission of instructor required for concurrent enrollment with prerequisite

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AS • Network Administrator

AS.NST.NA.

Program Required Courses

YEAR I – First Semester

CGS 1000 Introduction to Computers and Technology - 3 cr.

*CTS 1305 Introduction to Networking - 3 cr.

*CTS 1327 MS Windows Client Operation System - 3 cr.

ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.

Social Science Genera Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester

CET 1172C Computer Upgrading and Repair - 3 cr.

CTS 1303 MS Configuring Active Directory - 3 cr.

ENC 1102 English Composition II OR Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

**Elective - 3 cr.

Mathematics General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester

CTS 1306 MS Windows Server Configuring Networking Infrastructure - 3 cr.

Humanities General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester

CET 1174C Advanced Computer Repair - 3 cr.

CNT 1401 Introduction to Network Security - 3 cr.

CNT 2510 Wireless Networking - 3 cr.

CTS 1106 Introduction to Unix - 3 cr.

CTS 1302 MS Windows Applications Infrastructure - 3 cr.

YEAR II – Second Semester

CEN 2939 Network Administrator Capstone - 3 cr.

CGS 1103 Project Management - 3 cr.

CTS 1328 MS Windows Server - 3 cr.

OST 1335 Business Communications - 3 cr.

*Permission of instructor required for concurrent enrollment with prerequisite.

**Select 3 credit hours of electives from the following:

CET 1556C Structured Cabling - 3 cr.

CGS 1555 Introduction to the Internet - 3 cr.

CGS 1761 Computer Operating Systems - 3 cr.

CGS 2301 Management Information Systems - 3 cr.

CGS 2541 Database Design - 3 cr.

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 AS • Network Infrastructure

AS.NST.INFR

Program Required Courses

YEAR I – First Semester

CGS 1000 Introduction to Computers and Technology - 3 cr.

*CTS 1305 Introduction to Networking - 3 cr.

ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.

Humanities General Education - 3 cr.

Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester

CET 1172C Computer Upgrading and Repair - 3 cr.

CTS 1106 Introduction to Unix - 3 cr.

CTS 1303 MS Configuring Active Directory - 3 cr.

ENC 1102 English Composition II OR Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

Mathematics General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester

CGS 1103 Project Management - 3 cr.

CNT 1401 Introduction to Network Security - 3 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester

CET 1174C Advanced Computer Repair - 3 cr.

CET 1600 Cisco Network Fundamentals - 3 cr.

CET 1610 Cisco Router Fundamentals - 3 cr.

CNT 2510 Wireless Networking - 3 cr.

**Elective - 3 cr.

YEAR II – Second Semester

CEN 2939 Network Administrator Capstone - 3 cr.

CET 2615 Cisco Advanced Router Technology - 3 cr.

CET 2620 Cisco Wide-Area Networking Technology - 3 cr.

OST 1335 Business Communications - 3 cr.

*Permission of instructor required for concurrent enrollment with prerequisite.

**Select 3 credit hours of electives from the following:

CET 1556C Structured Cabling - 3 cr.

CGS 1555 Introduction to the Internet - 3 cr.

CGS 1761 Computer Operating Systems - 3 cr.

CGS 2301 Management Information Systems - 3 cr.

CGS 2541 Database Design - 3 cr.

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AS • Network Security

AS.NST.SEC

Program Required Courses

YEAR I – First Semester

CGS 1000 Introduction to Computers and Technology - 3 cr.

CTS 1106 Introduction to Unix - 3 cr.

*CTS 1305 Introduction to Networking - 3 cr.

ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.

Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester

CET 1172C Computer Upgrading and Repair - 3 cr.

CNT 1401 Introduction to Network Security - 3 cr.

CTS 1303 MS Configuring Active Directory - 3 cr.

CTS 2301 Unix-Linux Administration I - 3 cr.

ENC 1102 English Composition II OR Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester

CTS 2091 Information Technology: Ethical and Legal Ethics Issues - 3 cr.

CTS 2322 Unix/Linux Administration II - 3 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester

CET 1174C Advanced Computer Repair - 3 cr.

CIS 2359C Information Assurance: Network Systems - 3 cr.

CNT 2510 Wireless Networking - 3 cr.

Humanities General Education - 3 cr.

Mathematics General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR II – Second Semester

CEN 2939 Network Administrator Capstone - 3 cr.

CGS 1103 Project Management - 3 cr.

CIS 2353 Security Management and Penetration Testing - 3 cr.

OST 1335 Business Communications - 3 cr.

*Permission of instructor required for concurrent enrollment with prerequisite.

 

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AS • Unix/Linux Administrator

AS.NST.UL.ADMIN

The purpose of this program is to prepare students for employment as a Unix or Linux administrator or to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in these occupations. The content prepares individuals to install information technology equipment, troubleshoot information technology equipment, and support information technology users.

Program Required Courses

YEAR I – First Semester

CGS 1000 Introduction to Computers and Technology - 3 cr.

*CTS 1106 Introduction to Unix - 3 cr.

*CTS 1305 Introduction to Networking - 3 cr.

ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.

Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester

CET 1172C Computer Upgrading and Repair - 3 cr.

CNT 1401 Introduction to Network Security - 3 cr.

CTS 1303 MS Configuring Active Directory - 3 cr.

CTS 2301 Unix-Linux Administration I - 3 cr.

ENC 1102 English Composition II OR Social Science General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester

CGS 1103 Project Management - 3 cr.

CTS 2322 Unix/Linux Administration II - 3 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester

CET 1174C Advanced Computer Repair - 3 cr.

CNT 2510 Wireless Networking - 3 cr.

CTS 2311 Unix/Linux Security - 3 cr.

CTS 2333 Unix/Linux Networking - 3 cr.

Mathematics General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR II – Second Semester

CEN 2939 Network Administrator Capstone - 3 cr.

OST 1335 Business Communications - 3 cr.

**Elective - 3 cr.

Humanities General Education - 3 cr.

*Permission of instructor required for concurrent enrollment with prerequisite.

**Select 3 credit hours of electives from the following:

CET 1556C Structured Cabling - 3 cr.

CGS 1555 Introduction to the Internet - 3 cr.

CGS 1761 Computer Operating Systems - 3 cr.

CGS 2301 Management Information Systems - 3 cr.

CGS 2541 Database Design - 3 cr.

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This page last updated July 30, 2014 eab

Please report any problems with this page to Eugene Broda gbroda@hccfl.edu