Information Communication Tech (INTE)

INTE 1000 - Intr to Information Technology (3 Credit Hours)

This course is designed to provide students with the skills and best practices necessary to be successful in the Information Technology program, as well as, within Business and Industry. It will give students a solid and concise foundation in the fundamentals of information systems through the most recent research, references and examples in the field. Students will be provided with an introductory overview of the internet, impact of computers on society and business, historic development of data processing, basic functions and use of computer hardware, software applications, system software, basic skills in the use of application software, using a Web browser and search engine and careers in the field of Information Technology.

Prerequisite(s): None

(3/0/3)

INTE 1100 - IT Essentials:Hardware/Softwar (3 Credit Hours)

The IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software curriculum provides an introduction to the computer hardware and software skills needed to help meet the growing demand for entry-level information and communication technology (ICT) professionals. The curriculum covers the fundamentals of PC technology, networking, and security, and also provides an introduction to advanced concepts. Students who complete this course will be able to describe the internal components of a computer, assemble a computer system, install an operating system, and troubleshoot using system tools and diagnostic software. Hands-on labs and Virtual Laptop and Virtual Desktop learning tools help students develop critical thinking and complex problem-solving skills. Cisco Packet Tracer simulation-based learning activities promote the exploration of network and networking security concepts and allow students to experiment with network behavior.

Prerequisite(s): None

(2/1/3)

INTE 1110 - IT Essentials: Lab (3 Credit Hours)

IT Essentials: PC Hardware and Software is a hands-on, career-oriented e-learning solution with an emphasis on practical experience to help students develop fundamental computer skills, along with essential career skills. The curriculum helps students prepare for entry-level ICT career opportunities and the CompTIA A+ certification, which helps students differentiate themselves in the marketplace to advance their careers.

Prerequisite(s): None

(0/3/3)

INTE 1170 - Multimedia Application (3 Credit Hours)

This course is an elective designed to be a hands-on approach in the use of microcomputer applications software spreadsheets, word processing, and database concepts. Students will learn to create spreadsheets, word processing documents, and databases as well as the general function and purpose of each.

Prerequisite(s): None

(2/1/3)

INTE 1200 - Operating Systems (3 Credit Hours)

This course is designed to be a hands-on study of operating systems which prepares students for an industry-based certification such as the MCP examination. The course includes the installation and administration of a network operating system as well as troubleshooting and optimizing techniques.

Prerequisite(s): None

(1/2/3)

INTE 1210 - Introduction to Programming (3 Credit Hours)

This course is designed for the student to develop an understanding of the basic logic structures used in application development. An introductory programming language such as Visual Basic may be used for the application of these logic structures.

Prerequisite(s): None

(1/2/3)

INTE 1330 - Introduction to Networking (3 Credit Hours)

This course is an elective designed as an introduction and is a foundation networking course that will cover the following topics: media and topologies, protocols and standards, network implementation, and network support. The course maps to CompTIA’s Network+ certification exam.

Prerequisite(s): None

(2/1/3)

INTE 1800 - Introduction to Unix/Linux (3 Credit Hours)

This course is an elective designed for a hands-on study of the Unix or Linux operating system which includes installation of the operating system, administration and configuration of the system, and troubleshooting techniques involved in maintaining the system.

Prerequisite(s): INTE 1000

(2/1/3)

INTE 1900 - Web Page Design (3 Credit Hours)

This course is designed to allow the student to develop a working knowledge of a web site programming software package such as FrontPage. The student will plan, design, build, and publish an easy to navigate web site. Good designs fundamentals will be covered.

Prerequisite(s): None

(1/2/3)

INTE 2010 - Intro to Client/Server Network (3 Credit Hours)

This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills that are required to manage accounts and resources, maintain server resources, monitor server performance, and safeguard data in a Microsoft Windows Server™ 2003 environment. Also, this course provides the skills and knowledge to prepare for Microsoft Certified Professional Exam 70-290.

Prerequisite(s): None

(1/2/3)

INTE 2020 - Server Network Infrastructure (3 Credit Hours)

This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills to implement, manage, and maintain a Microsoft Windows Server™ 2003 network infrastructure. The course is intended for systems administrator and systems engineer candidates who are responsible for implementing, managing, and maintaining server networking technologies. These tasks include implementing routing; implementing, managing, and maintaining Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), Domain Name System (DNS), and Windows Internet Name Service (WINS); securing Internet Protocol (IP) traffic with Internet Protocol security (IPSec) and certificates; implementing a network access infrastructure by configuring the connections for remote access clients; and managing and monitoring network access. This course provides the skills and knowledge to prepare for Microsoft Certified Professional Exam 70-291.

Prerequisite(s): None

(1/2/3)

INTE 2030 - Server Administration (3 Credit Hours)

This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills to successfully plan, implement, and troubleshoot a Microsoft Windows Server™ 2003 Active Directory® directory service infrastructure. The course focuses on a Windows Server 2003 directory service environment, including forest and domain structure, Domain Name System (DNS), site topology and replication, organizational unit structure and delegation of administration, Group Policy, and user, group, and computer account strategies. This course provides the skills and knowledge to prepare for Microsoft Certified Professional Exam 70-294.

Prerequisite(s): None

(1/2/3)

INTE 2070 - Administering&Managing SQL Ser (3 Credit Hours)

This course is designed to provide system administrators, network administrators, and IT professionals with the ability to design and implement database solutions by using Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Enterprise Edition. This course provides the skills and knowledge to prepare for Microsoft Certified Professional Exam 70-229.

Prerequisite(s): INTE 2010

(1/2/3)

INTE 2110 - Network Fundamentals (3 Credit Hours)

A course introducing the architecture, structure, functions, components, and models of the Internet. Describes the use of OSI and TCP layered models to examine the nature and roles of protocols and services at the applications, network, data link, and physical layers . Covers the principles and structure of IP addressing and the fundamentals of Ethernet concepts, media, and operations . Build simple LAN topologies by applying basic principles of cabling; perform basic configurations of network devices, including routers and switches; and implementing IP addressing schemes.

Prerequisite(s): None

(1/2/3)

INTE 2120 - Routing Protocols & Concepts (3 Credit Hours)

This course describes the architecture, components, and operation of routers, and explains the principles of routing and routing protocols. Students analyze, configure, verify, and troubleshoot the primary routing protocols RIPv1, RIPv2, EIGRP, OSPF. Recognize and correct common routing issues and problems. Model and analyze processes. CCNA Discovery helps prepare students for entrylevel career opportunities, continuing education, and globally-recognized Cisco CCENT Certification.

Prerequisite(s): INTE 2020

(1/2/3)

INTE 2130 - LAN Switching & Wireless (3 Credit Hours)

This course helps students develop an in-depth understanding of how switches operate and are implemented in the LAN environment for small and large networks. Detailed explanations of LAN switch operations, VLAN implementation, Rapid Spanning Tree Protocol (RSTP), VLAN Trunking Protocol (VTP), Inter-VLAN routing, and wireless network operations. Analyze, configure, verify, and troubleshoot VLANs, RSTP, VTP, and wireless networks. Campus network design and Layer 3 switching concepts are introduced.

Prerequisite(s): None

(1/2/3)

INTE 2140 - Accessing the WAN (3 Credit Hours)

This course explains the principles of traffic control and access control lists (ACLs) and provides an overview of the services and protocols at the data link layer for wide-area access. Describes user access technologies and devices and discovers how to implement and configure Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP), Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet (PPPoE), DSL, and Frame Relay. WAN security concepts, tunneling, and VPN basics are introduced. Discuss the special network services required by converged applications and an introduction to quality of service (QoS). CCNA Discovery helps prepare students for entry-level career opportunities, continuing education, and globally-recognized Cisco CCENT and CCNA certifications.

Prerequisite(s): None

(1/2/3)

INTE 2545 - Network Security:Ethical Hack (3 Credit Hours)

This course is an elective designed to immerse the student into an interactive environment where they will be shown how to scan, test and secure their own systems. The lab intensive environment gives each student indepth knowledge and practical experience with the current essential security systems. Students will begin by understanding how perimeter defenses work and then be lead into scanning and attacking their own networks, no real network is harmed. Students then learn how intruders escalate privileges and what steps can be taken to secure a system.

Prerequisite(s): None

(2/1/3)

INTE 2830 - Cabling Infrastructure (3 Credit Hours)

This course is an elective designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the planning, installing, configuring, and maintaining servers, including knowledge of server-level hardware implementations, data storage subsystems, data recovery, and I/O subsystems. This specialist should know the interrelationships of all parts of the server system and understand the ramifications of their actions. This course provides the skills and knowledge to prepare the students for Server+ CompTIA certification.

Prerequisite(s): None

(2/1/3)

INTE 2840 - Managing Network Security (3 Credit Hours)

This course is intended to serve the needs of individuals interested in understanding the field of network security and how the field relates to other areas of information technology. Individuals will study, design, configure, and implement solutions that will reduce the risk of revenue lost and vulnerability.

Prerequisite(s): None

(1/2/3)

INTE 2850 - Emergining Technologies (3 Credit Hours)

This course is an elective designed to teach students the newest technological advances using hands-on demonstrations and lecture.

Prerequisite(s): None

(2/1/3)

INTE 2902 - Internship (3 Credit Hours)

This course is designed to be the final course taken by students in their last semester. Students will be assigned one or more projects at the school site or at an employer's site to gain practical hands-on workplace related skills. Instructor approval required.

Prerequisite(s): None

(0/3/3)

INTE 2991 - Special Projects I (1 Credit Hour)

A course designed for the student who has demonstrated specific special needs.

Prerequisite(s): None

(0/1/1)

INTE 2993 - Special Projects II (2 Credit Hours)

A course designed for the student who has demonstrated specific special needs.

Prerequisite(s): None

(0/2/2)

INTE 2995 - Special Projects III (3 Credit Hours)

A course designed for the student who has demonstrated specific special needs.

Prerequisite(s): None

(0/3/3)

INTE 2996 - Special Projects IV (3 Credit Hours)

A course designed for the student who has demonstrated specific special needs.

Prerequisite(s): None

(3/0/3)

INTE 2997 - Practicum (3 Credit Hours)

A Practicum provides supervised on-the-job work experience related to the student's education objectives. Students participating in Practicum do not receive compensation.

Prerequisite(s): None

(0/3/3)

INTE 2999 - Cooperative Education (3 Credit Hours)

Cooperative Education provides supervised on-the-job work experience related to the student's educational objectives. Students participating in Cooperative Education receive compensation for their work.

Prerequisite(s): None

(0/3/3)