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NOVA 2012-2013 College Catalog: Programs of Study

NOVA ADVISING SHEET

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY Code: 3400 Catalog Year: 2012-2013
Associate of Science Degree   AL, AN, LO, MA, WO, ELI
  Courses Credits Grade
Two Years
CST 110 Introduction to Communication 3  
ENG 111 College Composition I 3  
4ENG 112 College Composition II 3  
1HIS Elective 3  
8___ ___    Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3  
8___ ___    Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3  
ITD 256 Advanced Database Management 3  
ITE 115 Intro to Computer Applications & Concepts 3  
ITE 170 Multimedia Software 3  
ITE 221 PC Hardware and OS Architecture 3  
ITN 100 Introduction to Telecommunications 3  
ITP 100 Software Design 3  
7ITP 120 JAVA Programming I or 4  
  C++ Program I    
2MTH 163 Precalculus I or higher-level math course 3  
2,5MTH 271 Applied Calculus I 3  
PED 116 Lifetime Fitness & Wellness 1  
9___ ___    Physical or Life Science Elective w/Lab 4  
9___ ___    Physical or Life Science Elective w/Lab 4  
6___ Social Science Elective 3  
6___ Social Science Elective 3  
3SDV 100 College Success Skills 1  
Total   62  
Total credits for the Information Technology A.S.=62

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

1 Select from HIS 101, 102, 121, or 122. Other HIS courses may be taken after consultation with an academic advisor.

2Although students who have graduated with a transfer-oriented A.A., A.S., or A.A. & S. degree or any baccalaureate or higher degree from a regionally accredited United States institution of higher education will have most of their general education considered as met, they must meet the math and science requirements specified for this program. Exceptions must be approved by the division dean responsible for the student's curriculum.

3 Students may substitute the SDV 101 Orientation section related to this program.

4 ENG 125 may be substituted with the advice of a counselor or academic advisor according to requirements of transfer institutions.

5 Students with a qualifying placement test score may wish to take MTH 173 rather than MTH 271.

6 The social science elective may be selected from the social/behavioral sciences courses listed under General Education Electives.

7 Students planning to transfer should contact their academic advisor to meet requirements of transfer institution.

8 Humanities/fine arts elective MUST be selected from the humanities/fine arts courses listed under General Education Electives. Elective should be selected with advice of a counselor or academic advisor to meet requirements of transfer institution.

9 The science elective may be selected from biology, chemistry, physics, geology, or the natural science 100 series courses with a lab component, excluding NAS 161–162, listed under General Education Electives. Some four-year colleges require a two-semester sequence.