Computer Programming - Competence, Certificate of Achievement

Upon successful completion of the Computer Programming - Competence Certificate, the student demonstrates skills, knowledge, and training for employment as a programmer trainee and to logically solve problems in at least one programming language; and continues preparation for an AA degree and/or for transfer to a four-year college.

Minimum Units Required: 32.5

First Semester

Units

CS 011

Fundamentals of Computer Science

3

CSA 020

MS Word, Excel, and Access

3

CS 014B

Microcomputer Evaluation and Installation

3

 

or

 

ELECT 014C

Troubleshooting Computers

2.5

ENG 001A

Written Communications

3

 

or

 

ENG 072

Technical Writing

3

Second Semester

CS 032

Introduction to Computer Operating Systems

3

CSP 017

Computer Logic

3

or

 

CSP 029A

Pascal Programming

3

COM ST 001A

Fundamentals of Speech

3

 

or

 

COM ST 003

Interpersonal Communication

3

MATH 001

Calculus

3

 

or

 

MATH 012

Introduction to Probability and Statistics

4

 

or

 

MATH 020

Finite Mathematics

3

 

or

 

MATH 039

PreCalculus

3

ThirdSemester

CSP 024

COBOL Programming

5

 

or

 

CSP 026A

Java Programming

3

 

or

 

CSP 028A

Visual Basic .NET Programming

3

 

or

 

CSP 031A

C Programming

3

CSP 025

ASSEMBLY Language Programming: Macro

3

CS 033

Systems Analysis and Design

3

Minimum Units 32.5