PROGRAMS OF STUDY


     
         
     

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Associate in Applied Science Degree AL, AN, LO, MA, WO

Software Development Specialization AL, AN, LO, MA, WO

Purpose: This specialization provides technical knowledge and skills in application design and software development for persons seeking employment as programmers or programmer/analysts.

Second Year

1st Semester

2nd Semester


 

   ITE

221

PC Hardware and O/S Architecture

3

 

   ITP

251

Systems Analysis and Design

3

 

   ITP

 

Programming Elective

4

 

PED

/RPK

 

1

 

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Social Science Elective

3

 

   SPD

110

Intro. to Speech Communication

3

 

 

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Humanities/Fine Arts Elective

 

3

 

   ITD

256

Advanced Database Management

 

3

 

ITP

 

Adv. Programming Elective

 

4

 

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IT Elective

 

3

 

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Social Science Elective

 

3

 


 

 

Total Credits/Semester

17

16

Total credits for the A.A.S. Degree in Information Technology with a Specialization in Software Development = 67.

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

2 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.

3 The social science elective may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology).

4 Humanities/fine arts elective may be chosen from list on page 38.

5 The Advanced Programming elective must be a 200-level, 4-credit programming course.

6 IT elective may be selected from any ITD, ITE, ITN, or ITP course.

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