• Program: Information Technology/Computer Careers
  • Course: Information Systems
  • Course #: CCIS1000
  • Total Credits: 3

Course Description

This is a beginning course and will introduce the student to an overview of the IS principles which every business and computer student should understand. This course will present the changing role of the IS professional as well as introduce concepts that will be covered more fully in advanced classes.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Define terms
Label computer components
Utilize application software
Describe data communications
Apply business and computer ethics
Identify computer security issues
Characterize database functions
Explore future job opportunities
Compare decision making practices
Explain artificial intelligence technologies
Summarize emerging technologies

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 3
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites: 
    Qualifying score on computer literacy assessment test OR CPLT1100 or CPLT1200
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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