Info/Communication Technology (ICT)

ICT 201 A Plus Certification Prep 4 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
Materials Fees: 40
This course prepares the student for CompTIA A+ certification, which includes the latest foundation-level knowledge and skills needed by today’s computer support professionals. It is the starting point for a career in the Information Technology industry. This international, vendor-neutral certification is accredited by the International Organization for Standards (ISO) and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). CompTIA A+ certification proves competence in a technician’s ability to perform essential IT tasks such as installation, configuration, diagnosing, preventative maintenance, basic networking and security. It also confirms a technician’s understanding of customer service and communication skills needed to work with clients.
ICT 210 Server/Network Infrastructure 4 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
Materials Fees: 39
Equivalent Course: IT 223
This course provides the student with networking, security, and system administration information needed to implement a Windows Server infrastructure. It covers the basics of installation and configuration, storage, network infrastructure, network components, network protocols, server roles, Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS), Group Policy, IT security, server security, network security, security software, monitoring server performance, and maintaining a Windows Server. This course includes the foundational level knowledge to prepare students to start a career or cross train in Microsoft Windows Server technologies.
ICT 211 Server & Network Management 4 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
Materials Fees: 39
Equivalent Course: IT 122AC
This course is designed to help make network and server infrastructure easier to manage, more resilient, more efficient, and more secure. The curriculum will discuss consolidation of server environments, a move to a hosted/cloud-based model, challenges of information and communication technology storage, virtualization workloads, virtual machine density, mobility, and availability, virtualization of applications, and network and server performance.
ICT 212 Advanced Windows Server 4 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
This course provides in-depth coverage of the 70-412 certification exam objectives and focuses on the skills necessary to administer Windows Server 2012/R2. Upon completion of this course, students will have an in-depth knowledge of Windows Server 2012/R2, including Enterprise Active Directory, advanced DNS and DHCP, DAC, IPAM, server high availability, disaster recovery, certificate services, AD FS, and AD RMS. Both the original release of Windows Server 2012 and the R2 release are covered.
ICT 220 Comp Networking Fundamentals 3 unit(s)
Hours: 2 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
Equivalent Course: IT 220
This course is an introduction to computer networking concepts. Students will be introduced to the technical foundations of networks, topologies, adapters, bindings, protocols and network administration. Students will also be introduced to diagnostic software, troubleshooting, and repair of networks and network hardware, components and peripherals.
ICT 221 CISCO Academy 1 4 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
Materials Fees: 36
Equivalent Courses: IT 130AC, IT 230
This is the first of four classes in the Information and Communication Technology CISCO Academy Certificate Program. Instruction includes: safety, networking, protocols, standards, LANs, WANs, OSI models, cabling, cabling tools, routers, Ethernet, IP addressing, and network standards.
ICT 222 CISCO Academy 2 4 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
Materials Fees: 36
Equivalent Courses: IT 131AC, IT 231
This is the second of four courses in the Information Technology CISCO Academy Certificate program. Instruction includes, but is not limited to: interfacing routers, networking terminology and protocols, network testing, programming and configuring routers, IP addressing and sub-netting, and internetworking router protocols.
Prerequisites: ICT 221 or equivalent college course with "C" or better
ICT 223 CISCO Academy 3 4 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
Materials Fees: 36
Equivalent Courses: IT 132AC, IT 232
This is the third course in the Information Technology CISCO Academy Certificate program. Instruction includes switching technologies; routing terminology and protocols; interface standards; programming and configuration of routers; VLANs; IP addressing and network standards.
Prerequisites: ICT 222 or equivalent college course with "C" or better
ICT 224 CISCO Academy 4 4 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
Materials Fees: 36
Equivalent Courses: IT 133AC, IT 233
This is the fourth course in the Information Technology CISCO Academy Certificate Program. Instruction includes the following: LAN switching; WAN encapsulation methods; ISDN routing; programming and configuration of routers; network security; and UNIX intercompatability.
Prerequisites: ICT 223 or equivalent college course with "C" or better
ICT 230 Network Security Fundamentals 4 unit(s)
Hours: 3 Lecture/Discussion
3 Lab
This course offers a comprehensive guide for anyone wishing to take the CompTIA Security+ SY0-401 Certification Exam. It provides an introduction to the fundamentals of network security, including compliance and operational security; threats and vulnerabilities; application, data, and host security; access control and identity management; and cryptography. The course covers new topics in network security as well, including psychological approaches to social engineering attacks, Web application attacks, penetration testing, data loss prevention, cloud computing security, and application programming development security.