2021-2022 College Catalog

Information Technology Fundamentals TCC

Information Technology Fundamentals TCC (Major Code: IT41)

Program Description

The Information Technology Fundamentals is a single semester set of courses designed to provide students with an understanding of the basic concepts, principles, and techniques required in computer information processing. Graduates are to be competent in the technical field areas of computer technology and concepts, as well as either basic program design, computer networking or web design.

Career Information

Occupation

TBA

Career Projections

TBA

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Admission Requirements

General College Admissions Requirements

Program Contact Information

Peter Ejindu

Program Coordinator, Computer Information Systems

Academic Building C2310A

404-225-4538

pejindu@atlantatech.edu

Program Length and Cost

Minimum Program Length in Semester Terms: 1 Term
Credit Hours: 10
Estimated Program Cost: $1,942

Course Outline

 

Occupational Courses

CIST 1001Computer Concepts

4

COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy

3

Select one of the following courses

CIST 1305Program Design and Development

3

Or

CIST 1401Computer Networking Fundamentals

4

Or

CIST 1510Web Development I

3

Total Credit Hours:10

Total Credit Hours: 10

 

Program Outcomes

1. Graduates will be able to understand Computer and Digital Terminology and Usage.
2. Graduates will be able to show a basic understanding of operating systems.
3. Graduates will be able to have working knowledge of basic business office software including: word process applications, Database Applications, Spreadsheet Applications, and Presentation Applications.

Program Design and Development choice:
Graduates will be able to define Problem Solving and Programming Concepts
Graduates will be able to develop Structured Solutions Using the Three Logic Structures
Graduates will be able to develop Structured Solutions Utilizing File Processing Concepts
Computer Networking Fundamentals choice:
Graduates will be able to define and understand Networking Technologies, Network Media and Topology, and Network Devices
Graduates will be able to define and understand Network Management, Network Tools and Network Security.
Web Development choice:
Graduates will be able to develop Web Pages with HTML, CSS, and XML.
Graduates will be able to implement Graphical Elements, Hyperlinks, Tables, forms and image maps.