Info Tech & Info Systems (ITIS)

ITIS 099
Introduction to Windows and Personal Computers
2 Units
36 lecture hours
Equivalent to: CIS 099, CSIS 099, CSIS 105

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

This course covers computer literacy concepts. It provides an introduction to the personal computer via the Windows operating systems. The course prepares students to operate a computer using the Windows graphical user interface. It is designed for students with no previous computer experience.

ITIS 104
Information Technology
4 Units (AA/AS; CSU)
54 lecture hours, 54 lab hours
Equivalent to: ENGR 104, IT 104

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

This course is designed in building computer hardware and software skills needed for entry-level IT positions. Topics covered include networking and computer security. This course will be of interest to computer technicians, field service and help desk support personnel, as well as, individuals interested in enhancing their technical skills and knowledge of the PC system. It will lay the foundation for the CompTIA A+ certification exams.

ITIS 107
Network Technology
4 Units (AA/AS)
54 lecture hours, 54 lab hours
Equivalent to: ENGR 107, IT 107

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 104; ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

This course provides information covering the LAN and WAN. Network topologies and protocols are presented.

ITIS 108
Network Operating Systems
4 Units (AA/AS)
54 lecture hours, 54 lab hours
Equivalent to: ENGR 108, IT 108

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 107.

This course provides information covering the areas of network operating systems used on local and wide area networks (LANS and WANS), as well as popular server software.

ITIS 109
Network and Computer Security
4 Units (AA/AS)
54 lecture hours, 54 lab hours
Equivalent to: CSIS 109, IT 109

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ENGL 099 if required by English placement or if required by English level.

Covers basics of general security concepts, network security, communication security, infrastructure security. Business continuity, disaster recovery, planning and prevention will be covered. This course will lay the foundation for attendees to complete the Comp TIA Security+ certification tests.

ITIS 112
Microsoft Desktop Support
3 Units (AA/AS)
54 lecture hours, 18 lab hours

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 104; ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

This course provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to install, configure, and administer the Microsoft Windows Operating System environment. Students will get practical experience to prepare them for the MCSA Exam on installing and configuring Windows OS.

ITIS 115
Computer Information Systems
3.5 Units (AA/AS; CSU)
54 lecture hours, 27 lab hours
Equivalent to: CIS 107, CSIS 107

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 099; ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

This course is an overview of information technology and its role in business, industry, health care, and government. Topics include computer hardware, end-user software, network/Internet technologies, ethics, emerging technologies, and coding.

ITIS 119
Web Design Using HTML
3 Units (AA/AS; CSU)
54 lecture hours, 18 lab hours
Equivalent to: CIS 119, CSIS 119

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 099 or ITIS 115; ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

This course provides students with the skills needed to create web pages using the latest version of HTML. Students will also be introduced to CSS modeling and JavaScript to create custom web pages for personal and professional environments.The laboratory component provides the student with expanded first-hand experience in specific areas of course content.

ITIS 120
Principles of Cybersecurity
2 Units (AA/AS; CSU)
18 lecture hours, 54 lab hours

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 107 and ITIS 115.

This course provides an overview to various aspects of information systems security. Topics include aspects of computer and cyber crime, concepts of systems security, security policies, sample attacks, and testing. The student will be introduced to tools and techniques to perform computer and cyber crime investigation as well as methods to uncover and protect digital evidence.

ITIS 130
Microcomputer Applications I
4 Units (AA/AS; CSU)
72 lecture hours
Equivalent to: CIS 130, CSIS 130

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 099; also, ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

Students will use the personal computer to learn an office suite, such as Microsoft Office, that includes word processing, electronic spreadsheets, database management systems, multimedia/presentation graphics, personal information management and an introduction to the Windows OS. This course prepares the student to take the Microsoft Office User Specialist certification exam.

ITIS 141
Programming Fundamentals
3 Units (AA/AS; CSU)
36 lecture hours, 54 lab hours
Equivalent to: CIS 141, CSIS 141

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Prerequisite(s): ITIS 115.

Strongly recommended: ITIS 099.

This course is an introduction to programming concepts using the JavaScript language. Emphasis is placed on good design techniques, coding, and documentation. Topics covered focus on variables, data types, operators, functions, decision making with control structure and statements, objects, events, iteration, forms, and error handling. This course is not for Computer Science majors.

ITIS 150
Web Design with Dreamweaver
3 Units (AA/AS)
54 lecture hours, 18 lab hours
Equivalent to: CIS 150, CSIS 150

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 099; ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

Fundamentals of web design using a proprietary web development tool. Introduces the basic features of Adobe Dreamweaver including the Dreamweaver interface, toolbars, and panels. Topics include: adding and editing text, formatting using Cascading Style Sheets, editing HTML, adding images, tables, forms, and responsive web design.

ITIS 160
Introduction to Database Concepts
3 Units (AA/AS)
54 lecture hours
Equivalent to: CSIS 175

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 099; also, ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by Englissh level.

This beginning course on database design focuses on the skills needed to define, create, and maintain a fully programmed database system using Microsoft Access in a Windows environment. The course covers database concepts, design, tables, queries, reports, and menus.

ITIS 165
Database Principles Using SQL
3 Units (AA/AS)
54 lecture hours

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 099.

This is an introductory course in SQL (Standard Query Language). Concepts covered include a general overview of SQL and MySQL, creating a MySQL database, tables, queries, subqueries, filtering, and conditional logic.

ITIS 168
Designing Web Sites
3 Units (AA/AS)
45 lecture hours, 27 lab hours
Equivalent to: CIS 168, CSIS 168

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 099; ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

An introduction to using Web design software to plan, create, and maintain a Web site. This course explores other popular web design software programs such as MS Expression Web and WordPress. Topics covered include: the program interface, using images, links, tables, forms, and style sheets.

ITIS 170
Database Programming
3 Units (AA/AS; CSU)
54 lecture hours
Equivalent to: CSIS 176

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Prerequisite(s): ITIS 160.

Strongly recommended: ENGL 099 if required by English placement exam or if required by English level.

This course introduces database programming using Visual Basic for Applications (VBA). Concepts covered include the VBA interface, VBA concepts, analysis of data management requirements, and design of a database to meet those needs.

ITIS 230
Microcomputer Applications II - Advanced MS Office
4 Units (AA/AS; CSU)
72 lecture hours
Equivalent to: CIS 230, CSIS 230

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Strongly recommended: ITIS 130.

A second course in the use of microcomputers for personal and professional productivity. Students will use the personal computer to learn Microsoft Office (i.e., Word, Excel, Access, & PowerPoint) at an advanced level. Covers the advantages of using integrated software over a single application. This course was changed from CIS 230 to CSIS 230 to now ITIS 230.

ITIS 698B
Cooperative Education
2 Units (AA/AS)
120 lab hours arranged
Equivalent to: IT 698B

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Prerequisite(s): The student must be simultaneously enrolled in a class that relates to the Cooperative Education class.

A course designed to assist students in planning and accomplishing meaningful learning objectives related to Information Technology at their place of volunteer employment or training sites.

ITIS 698D
Cooperative Education
4 Units (AA/AS)
120 lab hours arranged
Equivalent to: IT 698D

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Prerequisite(s): The student must be simultaneously enrolled in a class that relates to the Cooperative Education class.

A course designed to assist students in planning and accomplishing meaningful learning objectives related to Information Technology at their place of volunteer employment or training sites.

ITIS 699B
Cooperative Education
2 Units (AA/AS)
120 lab hours arranged
Equivalent to: IT 699B

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Prerequisite(s): The student must be simultaneously enrolled in a class that relates to the Cooperative Education class.

A course designed to assist students in planning and accomplishing meaningful learning objectives related to Information Technology at their place of paid employment or training sites.

ITIS 699D
Cooperative Education
4 Units (AA/AS)
120 lab hours arranged
Equivalent to: IT 699D

Grade Mode: Pass/No Pass, Standard Letter

Prerequisite(s): The student must be simultaneously enrolled in a class that relates to the Cooperative Education class.

A course designed to assist students in planning and accomplishing meaningful learning objectives related to Information Technology at their place of paid employment or training sites.