Information Technology/Computer Careers

Information Technology/Computer Careers

 

INFORMATION SYSTEMS



Course Number: Course Title: Program Title:
CCIS1000 Information Systems Information Technology/Computer Careers
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.

Credits: Credit Type: Lab Credits:
3 lecture  3 0
MnTC: Prerequisites:
0 Qualifying score on computer literacy assessment test OR CPLT1100 or CPLT1200
Campus:
Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie
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
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).