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nova 2011-2012 college catalog: Programs of Study

INFORMATION SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY
Application Programming
 
Career Studies Certificate LO, ELI


Purpose: This career studies certificate prepares the student to design and implement traditional/legacy stand-alone and client-server applications using procedural and object-oriented development techniques. Upon completion graduates are prepared to study for one of the following industry certifications: MCP - Programming or the Sun Certified Programming for JAVA 2.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
ITP 100 Software Design 3
Total   3
2nd Semester
1ITP 120 JAVA Programming I or ITP 112 Visual BASIC.NET I 4
Total   4
3rd Semester
ITP 220 JAVA Programming II or ITP 212 Visual BASIC.NET II 4
Total   4
Total credits for the Application Programming Career Studies Certificate=11

IT courses used for this program may not be more than 10 years old, unless approved by division dean.

1 To prepare for the MCP-Programming certification ITP 112 must be completed. To prepare for Sun Certified Programming for JAVA 2 certification ITP 120 must be completed.

2 To prepare for the MCP-Programming certification ITP 212 must be completed. To prepare for Sun Certified Programming for JAVA 2 certification ITP 220 must be completed.