GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Program Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this program, the student will analyze simple business or technical problems relevant to programming, and prepare solutions to them; implement a program in either c/C++ or Java, using objects; and demonstrate an understanding of the operations and processes of a computer relevant to programming. To earn a certificate students must complete the required core courses, and choose other courses from the additional courses listed to total 32 units.
This certificate does not satisfy the major requirements for the Associate in Science degree.


PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE UNITS
CABOT 105 or eligibility for ENGL 101
ENGL 120, 199, or ESL 151 or equivalent or placement test scores
BUSAD 106 or
ENGL 101
Written Business Communication
Freshman English
3 or
3
  CS/IS 101 Introduction to Computer and Information Systems 5
  CS/IS 112 Introduction to Programming Using JAVA 3

CS/IS 120 or
CS/IS 135
Visual Basic
Programming in C/C++
3 or
3
  CS/IS 172 Unix/Linux Operating System 4
  CS/IS 190 Intro to Computer Networks 3
  CS/IS 191 Internet Orientation 1
  Select courses from the following list to complete a total of  32 units
  BUSAD 110 Human Relations in Business 3
  CS/IS 120 Visual Basic 3
  CS/IS 130 Introduction to Algorithms 3
  CS/IS 135 Programming in C/C++ 3
  CS/IS 137 Visual C++ Object-Oriented Programming and Advanced Topics 4
  CS/IS 139 JAVA 3
  CS/IS 140 COBOL Programming I 3
Completion of 12 units with a 2.5 GPA or better and concurrent enrollment in 3 additional units. CS/IS 050 Internship (CS/IS) 3
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 32
Courses taken more than three years before the granting of the certificate must have the approval of the division chair for acceptance.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET. SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
August 2014 GCC Catalog 2014-2015

Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records.

Computer Information Systems (2012-13 catalog)
Computer Information Systems (2011-12 catalog)
Computer Information Systems (2009-10 catalog)