Certificate of Completion in Programming and Systems Analysis Level II (HLC/DOE FA Hold) Programming and Systems Analysis Level II

Programming and Systems Analysis Level II
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Field of Interest: Computer and Information Technology

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Programming and Systems Analysis Level II provides an in-depth exploration of different computer language and technical skills. This CCL includes, but is not limited to the following: local area networks, team roles, and dynamics. A Certificate of Completion (CCL) in iOS Application Development and an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) in Programming and Systems Analysis are available.

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Academic Career
Credit
Degree/Certificate Type
Career and Technical Certificate
Academic Plan
Programming and Systems Analysis Level II (HLC/DOE FA Hold) (CCL)
Academic Plan Code
5962
Total Credits Required
36-37
Catalog Year
2019-2020

Course Sequence by Term

The following is the suggested course sequence by term. Please keep in mind:

  • The course sequence is laid out by suggested term and may be affected when students enter the program at different times of the year.
  • Initial course placement is determined by placement tests and completion of 100-200 level course pre-/corequisites and program prerequisites.
  • Students may be required to successfully complete a College Success Course (CPD150 or CPD/AAA115) within the first two semesters at a MCCCD College. See an academic, program, or faculty advisor for details.
  • Students should meet with an academic advisor about any concerns that may affect course enrollment.

Full-time status is 12 credits to 18 credits per semester.

Term 1

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 1
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems Critical course CS 3
CIS150 or
CIS150AB
Programming Fundamentals or Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals Critical course Gateway course 3
CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I 3
GBS151 Introduction to Business 3

Term 2

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 2
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS126DL or
CIS126RH or
MST150++
Linux Operating System or Red Hat System Administration I or Any Microsoft Windows course 3
CIS159 or
CIS162++ or
CIS163AA or
CIS165++
Visual Basic Programming I or Any C Programming: Level I course or Java Programming: Level I or Any Mobile Application Development course Select a programming language that best aligns with academic and professional goals (1 course for a total of 3 credits) CS 3
CIS119DO or
CIS276DA or
CIS276DB
Introduction to Oracle: SQL or MySQL Database or SQL Server Database 3
CIS166++ Any Web Scripting course 3

Term 3

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 3
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS190 or
CNT140AA or
MST140
Introduction to Networking or Introduction to Networks or Microsoft Networking Essentials 3–4
CIS259 or
CIS262++ or
CIS263AA or
CIS265
Visual Basic Programming II or Any C Programming: Level II course or Java Programming: Level II or Advanced iOS Application Development Select a programming language that best aligns with academic and professional goals (1 course for a total of 3 credits) 3
CIS225 or
CIS225AB or
CIS250
Business Systems Analysis and Design or Object-Oriented Analysis and Design or Management of Information Systems 3
RE Restricted Electives 3

Restricted Electives: 

A list of program electives for this pathway map
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS224 Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows 3
CIS151 Computer Game Development -Level I 3
CIS156 Python Programming: Level I 3
CIS159 Visual Basic Programming I 3
CIS162++ Any C Programming: Level I course 3
CIS163AA Java Programming: Level I CS 3
CIS251 Computer Game Development - Level II 3
CIS259 Visual Basic Programming II 3
CIS262++ Any C Programming: Level II course 3
CIS263AA Java Programming: Level II 3
CIS265 Advanced iOS Application Development 3

Part-time status is 11 credit hours or less.

Term 1

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 1
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS105 Survey of Computer Information Systems Critical course CS 3
GBS151 Introduction to Business 3

Term 2

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 2
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS150 or
CIS150AB
Programming Fundamentals or Object-Oriented Programming Fundamentals Critical course Gateway course 3
CIS133DA Internet/Web Development Level I 3

Term 3

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 3
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS159 or
CIS162++ or
CIS163AA or
CIS165++
Visual Basic Programming I or Any C Programming: Level I course or Java Programming: Level I or Any Mobile Application Development course Select a programming language that best aligns with academic and professional goals (1 course for a total of 3 credits) CS 3
CIS119DO or
CIS276DA or
CIS276DB
Introduction to Oracle: SQL or MySQL Database or SQL Server Database 3

Term 4

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 4
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS126DL or
CIS126RH or
MST150++
Linux Operating System or Red Hat System Administration I or Any Microsoft Windows course 3
CIS166++ Any Web Scripting course 3

Term 5

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 5
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS259 or
CIS262++ or
CIS263AA or
CIS265
Visual Basic Programming II or Any C Programming: Level II course or Java Programming: Level II or Advanced iOS Application Development Critical course Select a programming language that best aligns with academic and professional goals (1 course for a total of 3 credits) 3
CIS225 or
CIS225AB or
CIS250
Business Systems Analysis and Design or Object-Oriented Analysis and Design or Management of Information Systems 3

Term 6

A sequence of suggested courses that should be taken during Term 6
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
CIS190 or
CNT140AA or
MST140
Introduction to Networking or Introduction to Networks or Microsoft Networking Essentials 3–4

Restricted Electives: 

A list of program electives for this pathway map
Course
Number
Course Name Requisites Notes Area Credits
RE Restricted Electives 3
CIS224 Project Management Microsoft Project for Windows 3
CIS151 Computer Game Development -Level I 3
CIS156 Python Programming: Level I 3
CIS159 Visual Basic Programming I 3
CIS162++ Any C Programming: Level I course 3
CIS163AA Java Programming: Level I CS 3
CIS251 Computer Game Development - Level II 3
CIS259 Visual Basic Programming II 3
CIS262++ Any C Programming: Level II course 3
CIS263AA Java Programming: Level II 3
CIS265 Advanced iOS Application Development 3

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Students must earn a grade of "C" or better for all courses required within the program.

Course Sequence total credits may differ from the program information located on the MCCCD curriculum website due to program and system design.

All information is administered by the Center for Curriculum and Transfer Articulation at Maricopa County Community College District and published is subject to change without notice. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information presented, but based on the dynamic nature of the curricular process, course and program information is subject to change in order to reflect the most current information available.

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