2014-15 TMCC College Catalog - page 84

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TMCCCollegeCatalog
B–DegreePrograms
CompTIACertificationPreparation
SKILLSCERTIFICATE
The skills certificate inCompTIA certification
preparationprovides studentswith abroadknowledge
of computer systems, basicnetworking skills, security
issues, and technologies that canbeused for entry-
level employment or pursuit of an associateof applied
sciencedegree.This sequenceof courseswill serve as
preparation for theCompTIA certifications.
These coursesmaynot transfer to abaccalaureatedegree
of art or sciencewithin theuniversities in theNevada
SystemofHigherEducation (NSHE).
CERTIFICATEOUTCOMES
Students completing the certificatewill:
• Obtain theknowledge and skills required to implement adefined
networkarchitecturewithbasicnetwork security, includinggeneral
security concepts associatedwith communications, infrastructure,
cryptography, andoperational/organizational structure.
• Obtain thenecessary competencies required forbasicnetworking,
including terminology, components, transmissionmediaand
protocols.
• Acquire theknowledge and skills required to install, configure,
troubleshoot andupgrade aPCas an IT technician.
CERTIFICATEREQUIREMENT
CIT112 Network+.....................................................................3
CIT114R ITEssentials...................................................................4
CIT217 Security+......................................................................3
TOTALCERTIFICATEREQUIREMENT. 10CREDITS
SUGGESTEDCOURSESEQUENCE
FirstYear
Course#
Title
Credits
1stSemester
Core
CIT112
Network+
3
Core
CIT114R
ITEssentials
4
Core
CIT217
Security+
3
Total 10
SkillsCertificateTotal 10
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