Information Systems (CIS)

CIS 070     Fundamentals of Computing2/1

This course covers fundamental functions and operations of the computer. Topics include identification of components, overview of operating systems, and other basic computer operations. Upon completion, students should be able to operate computers, access files, print documents and perform basic applications operations.

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite: None

CIS 110     Introduction to Computers4/3

This course introduces computer concepts, including fundamental functions and operations of the computer. Topics include identification of hardware components, basic computer operations, security issues, and use of software applications. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the role and function of computers and use the computer to solve problems.

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite: None

Transferable

CIS 111     Basic PC Literacy3/2

This course provides an overview of computer concepts. Emphasis is placed on the use of personal computers and software applications for personal and fundamental workplace use. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate basic personal computer skills.

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite: None

CIS 115     Introduction to Programming and Logic5/3

This course introduces computer programming and problem solving in a structured program logic environment. Topics include language syntax, data types, program organization, problem solving methods, algorithm design, and logic control structures. Upon completion, students should be able to use top-down algorithm design and implement algorithmic solutions in a programming language.

Prerequisite: Take 1 group; # Take DMA 010 DMA 020 DMA 030 DMA 040; # Take MAT 121; # Take MAT 171; # Take MAT 060 MAT 070; # Take MAT 060 MAT 080; # Take MAT 060 MAT 090; # Take MAT 095;

Corequisite: None

Transferable

CIS 161     DTP Proofreading & Editing2/2

This course covers the fundamentals of on-screen proofreading and editing. Emphasis is placed on the on-screen procedures and skills needed for controlling the accuracy and quality of text. Upon completion, students should be able to proofread and correct on-screen the appearance, format, accuracy, and content of documents.

Prerequisite: Take OST 131 OST 132 OST 164;

Corequisite: None

CIS 164     DTP Layout & Design4/3

This course introduces the fundamentals of design and page layout. Emphasis is placed on page layout organization, typography, and color. Upon completion, students should be able to create projects that visually enhance communication.

Prerequisite: None

Corequisite: None