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2014-2015 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Forensics Option, Information Systems Technology, A.A.S.


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Program Pathway

First Year Fall   First Year Spring
Course Number Course Name Credits   Course Number Course Name Credits
Gen Ed Math Gen Ed 3   Gen Ed SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology 3
Gen Ed ENG 101 - English Composition 3   IST 154 Networking Basics 3
IST 108 Microsoft Operating System 3   ADJ 203 Criminal Law 3
ADJ 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3   IST 151 PC Tech:  Operating Systems 3
IST 102 Introduction to Information Technology 3   IST 150 PC Tech:  Repair and Troubleshooting 3
TOTAL   15   TOTAL   15
Second Year Fall   Second Year Spring
Course Number Course Name Credits   Course Number Course Name Credits
CYB 210 Ethics in the Information Age 3   Gen Ed Biological/Physical Science Gen Ed; 2 - 3 credits 3
ADJ 204 Criminalistics 3   Gen Ed Diversity Gen Ed 3
IST 166 Forensics I 3   Gen Ed Arts/Humanities Gen Ed 3
Restricted Elective Choose from the list in consultation with an advisor 3   IST 266 Computer Forensics II - Investigation Practices 3
ENG 112 Technical Writing I 3   SOC 103 Criminology 3
TOTAL   15   TOTAL   15

Computer Forensics


The career program in Computer Forensics is designed for students who plan to enter the field of Data Recovery, Computer Forensic Investigation, or related fields. Major areas of study include criminal justices, computer forensics, network fundamentals and operating systems. This degree must be completed within four years because of constantly changing technology. Students who do not complete within four years will fall under the latest catalog. Students should always confer with advisors for specific requirements as these are subject to change.

General Education Requirements (21 Credits)


Arts/Humanities


Behavioral/Social Sciences


Biological/Physical Science


Diversity


Mathematics


Degree Requirement (60 Credits)


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