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ICS 104 Work Term - 4 month

Effective date: May 2017

This course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while employed with qualified employers. This full-time work experience is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
420 practicum hours in total
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students who have met the Co-op Education participation requirements.

ICS 108 Work Term - 8 month

Effective date: May 2017

This course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while employed with qualified employers. This full-time work experience is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
840 practicum hours in total
Tuition
$780.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students who have met the Co-op Education participation requirements.

ICS 111 Web Fundamentals

Effective date: September 2017

Learn how to create aesthetic, dynamic websites. You will be introduced to hypertext markup language (HTML) and cascading style sheets (CSS) to design a website that conforms to web standards and focuses on human-computer interaction concepts, such as visual design and usability principles.

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Credits
3
Format
5 lecture hours per week for 7 weeks
Tuition
$181.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems or by permission of the Chair.

ICS 112 Database Concepts 1

Effective date: September 2017

Learn how to store and retrieve data. You will learn how to design and implement a database, create queries and forms that have many different uses in software applications and development, all while keeping the ethics of data usage in mind.

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Credits
3
Format
5 lecture hours per week for 7 weeks
Tuition
$181.20 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Pre/Corequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems or by permission of the Chair.

ICS 113 Essential Skills for Computer Technology

Effective date: September 2017

Learn the fundamental operations of the computer. You will discover a new way to look at computers by understanding and learning the appropriate use of computing and operating systems, data, and networks using a variety of software and hardware tools.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$601.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Computer and Engineering Technician Access or Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 114 Algorithms and Programming

Effective date: September 2016

Learn how to design and implement algorithms to solve problems using object-oriented programming. You will start to practice the foundational skills, tools and methods to produce and maintain quality software systems.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$601.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems or by permission of the Chair.

ICS 121 Web Scripting

Effective date: January 2017

You will analyze, build and test interactive web pages using current browser scripting languages and environments through hands-on projects. You will apply data validation techniques with scripting languages as an introduction to data security.

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Credits
3
Format
5 lecture hours per week for 7 weeks
Related programs
Information and Computer Systems
Tuition
$320.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

ICS 122 Database Concepts 2

Effective date: January 2017

Learn how to create a secure and efficient database. You will learn how to create an efficient database through normalization. You will also learn to validate and secure your data when using web forms.

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Credits
3
Format
5 lecture hours per week for 7 weeks
Related programs
Information and Computer Systems
Tuition
$320.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ICS 123 Gaming and Graphics Concepts

Effective date: January 2017

Have you ever wanted to learn how games are designed? In this course you will learn about game design, development skills and processes needed in the interactive entertainment industry through the use of software development tools. At the end of this course you will have developed a simple interactive game.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$601.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

None.

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems or by permission of the Chair.

Effective date: January 2018

Have you ever wanted to learn how games are designed? In this course you will learn about game design, development skills and processes needed in the interactive entertainment industry through the use of software development tools. At the end of this course you will have developed a simple interactive game.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$601.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

One of:

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems or by permission of the Chair.

ICS 124 Algorithms and Data Structure Programming

Effective date: January 2017

Learn how to construct reliable, robust solutions to problems involving the storage, retrieval and updates of data. You will learn how to select, design and implement algorithms that are appropriate for common problems that arise in software application development.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Information and Computer Systems
Tuition
$601.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ICS 125 Software Engineering Process

Effective date: January 2017

Through the use of intercommunication and software tools you will develop successful applications while applying different software processes and models.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Information and Computer Systems
Tuition
$601.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ICS 126 Systems Administration

Effective date: January 2017

Interested in why IT departments do the things they do? You will discover the principles that are applied to a variety of platforms utilizing major operating systems. You will also find out why restrictions are imposed on users and how to run a system effectively as an administrator.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Related programs
Information and Computer Systems
Tuition
$601.50 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ICS 127 e‐Portfolio 1

Effective date: January 2017

Feeling the pressure to have an online presence? You will learn to select, categorize and document your achievements and accomplishments for your own online portfolio.

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Credits
2
Format
2 seminar hours per week
Related programs
Information and Computer Systems
Tuition
$240.60 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Pre/Corequisites

ICS 199 Applied Computing Project

Effective date: May 2017

You will apply the knowledge you gained during the previous terms in Information and Computer Systems to develop and deploy an interactive software project.

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Credits
5
Format
4 lecture hours and 6 seminar hours and 10 additional hours per week for 7 weeks
Related programs
Information and Computer Systems
Tuition
$724.80 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

ICS 200 Special Topics in Computing

Effective date: September 2017

In this course you will explore select emerging technologies. Topics and issues are covered that are relevant to the technology world of today and tomorrow. You will use this information to develop a software application.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Information and Computer Systems
Tuition
$339.75 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

ICS 204 Work Term - 4 month

Effective date: May 2017

This course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while employed with qualified employers. This full-time work experience is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
4
Format
420 practicum hours in total
Tuition
$601.49 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students who have met the Co-op Education participation requirements.

ICS 208 Work Term - 8 month

Effective date: May 2017

This course gives students an opportunity to apply and extend academic knowledge while employed with qualified employers. This full-time work experience is facilitated and monitored by the college.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
840 practicum hours in total
Tuition
$780.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students who have met the Co-op Education participation requirements.

ICS 211 Web Applications

Effective date: September 2017

Learn web technologies to create dynamic and interactive web applications. You will learn the underlying client- and server-side web technologies to create dynamic web applications.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$339.75 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 212 Database Systems Management

Effective date: September 2017

Learn how to design and manage database systems. You will be introduced to advanced database system concepts including the issues of design, setup and data manipulation.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$339.75 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 213 Data Processing Interactions

Effective date: September 2017

This is a survey course that introduces cloud computing, big data and analytics. You will explore the practical application of these concepts as used in industry.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$339.75 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 214 Programming from C to C++

Effective date: September 2017

Discover the features of C and C++ that are not seen when programming in other high level languages. Learn how to use common library functions and the preprocessor that is vital in programming embedded and software systems.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$339.75 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 215 Systems Analysis and Design

Effective date: September 2017

Learn how to use systems analysis and design processes to plan and develop information systems. You will gather and write software system requirements while integrating current and emerging methodologies and technologies.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$339.75 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 217 e-Portfolio 2

Effective date: September 2017

Build on the e-portfolio you created in ICS 127 by adding new projects and/or work experience to your electronic portfolio. You will apply your knowledge of accepted standards to secure your personal information.

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Credits
1
Format
2 seminar hours on alternating weeks
Tuition
$67.95 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 221 Web Services

Effective date: January 2018

Learn how to create and deploy a web application. You will design and implement dynamic web-based applications utilizing the tools and technologies that enable interoperability between software systems. This interoperability is the foundation for modern service oriented architecture.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$339.75 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 224 Mobile Application Development

Effective date: January 2018

Learn the principles of mobile application design and development. Working in teams, you will use a variety of techniques, tools, and platforms to implement mobile applications. Platform development will be determined at the time of course delivery.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$339.75 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 226 Network and Server-Side Programming

Effective date: January 2018

Explore various topics and issues involved in networks and server programming. You will develop and deploy networked programs using current communication trends including socket programming, secure socket layer certificates and data encryption and compression.

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Credits
3
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 lab hours per week
Tuition
$339.75 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 227 e-Portfolio 3

Effective date: January 2018

Put into action your prior and on-going learning to finalize your online portfolio. You will include profiles with a secure login, search capabilities and the addition of social media or blogging to make your portfolio available for public and prospective employers’ viewing.

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Credits
1
Format
2 seminar hours on alternating weeks
Tuition
$67.95 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 228 Computer Ethics and Security

Effective date: September 2017

Apply the foundations of ethical decision making to secure software systems. You will learn the techniques to secure against intrusions, protect against identity theft, and look at employee surveillance, privacy and compliance. You will also consider social and ethical issues that arise in software development.

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Credits
4
Format
5 lecture hours per week
Tuition
$339.75 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 298 Capstone Project: Phase 1

Effective date: January 2018

Working with a team, you will analysis and design a computer software based solution for a member of the local technology industry.

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Credits
4
Format
3 lecture hours and 2 seminar hours per week
Tuition
$339.75 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Pre/Corequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

ICS 299 Capstone Project: Phase 2

Effective date: May 2018

In this final course, you will design, implement, and showcase your computer project to industry and the community.

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Credits
6
Format
5 lecture hours, 6 seminar hours and 20 other hours per week for 7 weeks
Tuition
$1,123.44 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2018.

Prerequisites

All of:

Restricted course Open to students in Information and Computer Systems.

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