Computer Info Tech (ITSC)

ITSC 1305  Introduction to PC Operating Systems  3 Credits   (2 Lec, 2 Lab)  

This course is an introduction to personal computer operating systems including installation, configuration, file management, memory and storage management, control of peripheral devices, and use of utilities.

Course Type: Technical

ITSC 1307  UNIX Operating System I  3 Credits   (2 Lec, 2 Lab)  

This course covers an introduction to the UNIX operating system, including multi-user concepts, terminal emulation, use of system editor, basic UNIX commands, and writing script files. Topics include introductory systems management concepts.

Prerequisite(s): ITSC 1305 or department chair approval
Course Type: Technical

ITSC 1309  Integrated Software Applications I  3 Credits   (2 Lec, 2 Lab)  

This course covers an introduction to business productivity software suites using word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and/or presentation software. It includes instruction in embedding data, linking and combining documents using word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and/or presentation media software. Fundamentals of personal computer operations and the Windows operating system will also be covered. Student will only receive 3 semester credit hours for either ITSC 1309 or BCIS 1305.

Course Type: Technical

ITSC 1319  Internet/Web Page Development  3 Credits   (2 Lec, 2 Lab)  

This course includes instruction in the use of Internet concepts and the introduction to web page design and website development.

Course Type: Technical

ITSC 1321  Intermediate PC Operating Systems  3 Credits   (2 Lec, 2 Lab)  

The course covers custom operating system installation, configuration, and troubleshooting. Topics include installation and configuration, file management, memory, storage and peripheral devices.

Prerequisite(s): ITSC 1325 or department chair approval
Course Type: Technical

ITSC 1325  Personal Computer Hardware  3 Credits   (2 Lec, 2 Lab)  

This course is a study of current personal computer hardware, including personal computer assembly, upgrading, setup and configuration, and troubleshooting.

Course Type: Technical

ITSC 2321  Integrated Software Applications II  3 Credits   (2 Lec, 2 Lab)  

This course is an intermediate study of computer applications from business productivity software suites. It also covers instruction in embedding data and linking and combining documents using word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and/or presentation media software.

Prerequisite(s): ITSC 1309 or department chair approval
Course Type: Technical

ITSC 2331  Integrated Software Apps III  3 Credits  

Course Type: Technical

ITSC 2336  Unix Operating System II  3 Credits  

Course Type: Technical

ITSC 2337  UNIX Operating System II  3 Credits   (2 Lec, 2 Lab)  

This course is a continued study of the UNIX operating system commands. It includes topics such as CGI and scripting languages.

Prerequisite(s): ITSC 1307 or department chair approval
Course Type: Technical

ITSC 2339  Personal Computer Help Desk  3 Credits   (2 Lec, 2 Lab)  

This course covers diagnosis and solution of user hardware and software related problems with on-the-job and/or simulated projects. Emphasis will be placed upon hands-on training (e.g., participation in the construction of an expert system).

Prerequisite(s): ITSC 1325 or ITSC 2321 or department chair approval
Course Type: Technical

ITSC 2364  Practicum - Computer and Information Sciences, General  3 Credits   (0 Lec, 21 Lab)  

This practicum class is a practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student.

Prerequisite(s): 15 credit hours of computer courses (9 of these credit hours must be earned at San Jacinto College) which must include at least one of the following courses: ITCC 1440, ITNW 1354, ITNW 2354, ITSE 1359, ITSE 2313, ITSE 2331, ITSW 2334, or ITSW 2337. An accumulative GPA of at least 2.0 is required. An interview and department chair approval are required 60 days prior to enrollment.
Course Type: Technical