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A.A.S. Information Technology - Network & PC Maintenance

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The program course requirements are presented in sequence. Part-time students and others who cannot follow this sequence should check course descriptions in the catalog to determine prerequisites and should consult their academic advisor regarding the order in which they take classes.

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  • Associate of
    Applied Science
    Information Technology
    Network & PC Maintenance

    This two-year degree prepares students for a career in the computer technology field. Students learn techniques to install and troubleshoot problems relating to networking, operating systems and maintenance. Students will gain knowledge and skills to solve problems relating to both hardware and software.

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    Required Core - 62 Total Credits

    First Year - Fall Semester     (16) Credits
    Intro to Computers  (3)
    WRIT Written Communications Core  (3)
    CCNA 1: Introduction to Networks  (4)
    Business Math  (3)
    Elective  (3)
    First Year - Spring Semester     (16) Credits
    MS Office  (3)
    Oral Communications Core Requirement  (3)
    CCNA 2: Routing & Switching  (4)
    Introduction to Web Design  (3)
    OS Commands and Scripts  (3)
    Second Year - Fall Semester     (15) Credits
    Joy and Beauty of Computing:Python Programming  (3)
    MS Excel  (3)
    Computer Repair & Maintenance  (4)
    Communicating in a Dynamic Workplace  (2)
    Elective  (3)
    Second Year - Spring Semester     (15) Credits
    MS Access  (3)
    MS Windows Server 2012  (3)
    ITS 298 Internship  (3)
    Elective  (6)

    Marketing  (3)
    Web Programming  (4)
    Photoshop and Illustrator  (3)
    Digital Publishing and Design  (3)
    Video Editing  (3)

    Upon completion of this program students will be able to:

    • Troubleshoot hardware problems;

    • Install, upgrade, and configure software;

    • Install, configure, and maintain LANs;

    • Provide preventive maintenance, component I installations, and repair services;

    • Identify and resolve network connectivity issues;

    • Configure routers, firewalls, and switches;

    • Understand ethical responsibilities linked to networking, software licensing, and maintenance issues.