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Basic Certificate (BC)

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18 CH
​Select CIS 103 OR CIS 144. 

   
PLEASE NOTE: Students who intend to complete the Advanced Certificate and/or Associate in Applied Science degree in Web Development should take CIS 144 instead of CIS 103, as CIS 144 is required for both the AC and AAS degree.​       
Computer Information Systems
CIS 101
Computer Science 101 3
An introductory course in computer science and programming, with emphasis on the logical analysis of a problem and the formulation of a computer program leading to its solution. Topics include basic concepts of computer systems, computer types, cloud computing, and computer programming languages. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
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Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
CIS 103
Fundamentals of Programming 3
How to use a language to program a computer for real world problem solving in mathematics, science, business and other fields. The course will feature elements of program design, data types and expressions, procedures and modularity, conditions and loops, data and control structures, development of algorithms, and writing and debugging programs. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
CIS 113
Human-Computer Interaction 3
This course introduces students to the user interface development process, including evaluating, managing, and differentiating interaction styles. Design limitations and issues will be discussed, as students explore the design of computer interfaces. Students will follow an interactive design process to create a user-centered interface. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
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Offered at: Harry S Truman Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
CIS 116
Operating System I 3
An overview including a theoretical and practical framework for the study of controlling software in the microcomputer environment using prevailing cooperating systems. The concepts of interrupt handling, scheduling and query techniques, and access and storage methods will be clarified through readings and discussions. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course. No more than 3 credit hours will count towards the CICT requirements. Additional earned credit hours up to 6 will be counted towards elective and requires Consent of Department Chairperson.
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Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
CIS 144
Java Object Oriented Programming I 3
A block-structured high-level programming language commonly used in internet applications; including procedural and data abstraction programming styles; the concepts of design, testing, and documentation in programming, programming platforms, and software developments; selection, repetition, and sequence control structures; the basic programming elements of arrays, records, and files. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in CIS 101 and grade of C or better in Math 118 or higher, or consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
CIS 181
Web Development I/Basic Web Technologies 3
This course covers website architecture, layout structure, documentation, and user interface development with an emphasis on valid and semantic code. Style sheets will be used to organize and present page content. Responsive design techniques and tools will be used to build a robust website. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
CIS 258
Web Development II 3
Extends introductory concepts of CIS 158, using a variety of Internet and general networking concepts, including interactive forms and CGI programming for the World Wide Web, multimedia development, Intranets, server installation and management, and database connectivity, and simple website administration. This will include multimedia additions, setting design styles, and installing on a web server. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Grade of C or better in CIS 158 or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley

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