Computer Support Specialist, AAS

...Access* 1 ENGL 121 Composition I* 3 IT 175 Cybersecurity Fundamentals* 3 Communications Elective^ 3...

IT 175   Cybersecurity Fundamentals* (3 Hours)

Prerequisites : (IT 120 or IT 205) and (IT 140 or IT 141).

This course is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills required to install and configure systems to secure applications, networks and devices; perform threat analysis and respond with appropriate mitigation techniques; participate in risk mitigation activities; and operate with an awareness of applicable policies, laws and regulations. Students will perform these tasks to support the principles of confidentiality, integrity and availability. 2 hrs. lecture, 2 hrs. lab, 1 hr. open lab/wk.

MATH 175   Discrete Mathematics and its Applications* (3 Hours)

Prerequisites : MATH 171 with a grade of "C" or higher or MATH 173 with a grade of "C" or higher or appropriate score on the math placement test.

This course is designed to present the beauty, scope, practical applications and relevance of mathematics. It will focus on applications of general interest drawn primarily from the social and biological sciences and business. Topics will be placed in a historical context, and mathematical reasoning will be stressed.