Student ID:__________________________ Student Name:_______________________ Adviser Name:_______________________ Catalog: Guam Community College 2017-2018 Catalog Program: Computer Networking, A.S. Minimum Credits Required:__________________

Computer Networking, A.S.

Program Mission

The mission of the Computer Networking program is to prepare students and people in the industry to be trained and certified in computer repair, networking and telecommunication.

Program Description

The Associate of Science in Computer Networking is a program of study that prepares students for entry-level network technicians, computer technicians, and fiber and copper Cable Installers in the field of Information Technology (IT). Technical Requirement classes are designed to give students a firm foundation in the basics of computers, networking, and information systems. Elective courses allow the students to further specialize.

This course of study will provide students with a practical overview of Information Technology, including hands-on experience configuring networking devices, network management, and will enable students to prepare for and attain industry certification through ETA and Cisco Systems.

Program Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs):

Upon successful completion of the AS in Computer Networking program, students will be able to:

  1. Install, configure, and repair computer networking systems.
  2. Pass local and national certification tests in computer repair, telecommunications, and network administration.
  3. Communicate the values of an effective and productive technician in the telecommunication and computer networking industry.

A. General Education Requirements

Please refer to the General Education requirements in this catalog.

Minimum Total General Education Requirements - 19

B. Technical Requirements

Course NameTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
EE 103 - Direct Current Circuits (4) +
EE 211 - It Essentials I (4) +
EE 215 - It Essentials II (3) +
EE 242 - Principles of Voice and Data Cabling (2)
EE 283 - Network Security + (3)

Total Technical Requirements - 15

C. Advanced Technical Requirements

Course NameTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
EE 243 - Fiber Optics Installation (3) +
EE 265 - Computer Networking I (4)
EE 266 - Computer Networking II (4) +
EE 267 - Computer Networking III (4) +
EE 268 - Computer Networking IV (4) +

Total Advanced Technical Requirements - 19

D. Professional Electives

Complete at least 7-8 credits from the following list of electives:

Course NameTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
CS 210A - Configuring Windows Systems (3)
EE 104 - Alternating Current Circuits (4)
EE 112 - Electronic Devices (4)
EE 116 - Digital Technology (4)
EE 271 - Advanced Computer Networking I (4) +
EE 275 - Advanced Computer Networking III (4) +

Total Professional Elective Requirements - 7-8

Total Credits Required - 60-62