AS Computer Information

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

We have one goal at Naaleh College: to give you the tools and skills needed for a solid and successful career. Information Technology programs often include theoretical and abstract knowledge and information. But here at Naaleh we provide the most up-to-date, practical and on hands technology skills employers are looking for in potential employees. In this program students will master Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Students will be able to program extensively in JAVA, the #1 programming language, including its implementation into the Android world.  Students will be able to enter the Microsoft world after leaning C# and .Net. After finishing this degree, students will be able to program client side web applications with JavaScript, and server- based in PHP. In addition, students will learn iOS programming in the latest up and coming language called Swift. The degree is rounded off with database management and operating systems both very useful skills that can open up doors.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

1

Demonstrate proficiency in computer applications

  1.  Create word documents
  2.  Publish professional presentations
  3.  Manipulate data using spreadsheets and databases
2

Write complex code for different platforms

  1.  Develop websites in HTML, Javascriptand PHP
  2.  Design mobile applications in SWIFT language
  3.  Write programs with JAVA and C# languages
3

Demonstrate proficiency in aspects of technology management.

  1.  Design, implement and manipulate with relational databases.
  2.  Compare and contrast different operating systems and their varying strengths and weaknesses.

GENERAL EDUCATION OUTCOMES

Demonstrate creative thinking skills

  1. Student will be able to outline multiple solutions to a problem.  
  2. Student will be able to recognize consequences of solution and articulate reason for choosing solution.
  3. Student will be able to create a novel or unique idea, question, format, or product

Demonstrate critical analysis skills

  1. Student will be able to organize evidence to reveal insightful patterns, differences, or similarities.
  2. Student will be able to Synthesize in-depth information from relevant sources representing various points of view/ approaches.
  3. Student will be able to analyze arguments defining limitations and implications.

Demonstrate ethical responsibility

  1. Student will be able to judge and evaluate business behavior.
  2. Student will be able to compare and contrast employee and employer relationships.
  3. Student will be able to argue for the importance of ethical work responsibility.

Computer Information Program Requirements

General Education Core Requirements Courses which Fulfill Criteria Credit Hours
MAT 102 Algebra 3
Language and Literature Any COM, LIT, or Language courses 3
Social Responsibility SOC 102, SOC 103, or other Ethics courses 6
Social Sciences Any PSY, JPHL, or other social science courses 3
  Total General Education 15

Required Major Courses

CPT 101 Computer Applications 3
CPT 111 Programming in Java 3
CPT 121 Web Development I 3
CPT 202 Operating Systems 3
CPT 210 Database Management 3
CPT 222 Web Development II 3
CPT 230 Mobile Application Development 3
CPT 212 C# Programming with Visual.Net 3
Total Major Courses 24
Total Elective Credits (Choose from General or Judaic) 21
Total Program Credits 60