COMPUTER INFORMATION SYSTEMS

CIS 110 - Introduction to Computers

3 credits

This course introduces computer concepts, including fundamental functions and operations of the computer. Topics include the identification of hardware components, basic computer operations, security issues, and use of software applications. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the role and function of computers and use the computer to solve problems. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement general education core requirement in mathematics (Quantitative Option). (Offered fall, spring, and summer semester)

CIS 115 - Intro to Programming and Logic

3 credits

Prerequisites: DMA 010-040
or MAT 121, or MAT 171, or MAT 003 or BSP 4003

This course introduces computer programming and problem solving in a structured program logic environment. Topics include language syntax, data types, program organization, problem solving methods, algorithm design, and logic control structures. Upon completion, students should be able to use top-down algorithm design and implement algorithmic solutions in a programming language. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement general education core requirement in mathematics (Quantitative Option). (Offered fall semester)