ITSC 1305. INTRODUCTION TO PC OPERATING SYSTEMS
(LECTURE 2, LAB 3). CREDIT 3. WECM.

Introduction to personal computer operating systems including installation, configuration, file management, memory and storage management, control of peripheral devices and use of utilities. This course leads to the CompTia A+ Part 1 certification.

ITSC 1309. INTEGRATED SOFTWARE APPLICATIONS I
(LECTURE 3, LAB 1). CREDIT 3. WECM.

Integration of applications from popular business productivity software suites. Instruction in embedding data, linking and combining documents using word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and/or presentation media software.

ITSC 1316. LINUX INSTALLATION AND CONFIGURATION
(LECTURE 2, LAB 3). CREDIT 3. WECM.

Students will receive an introduction to the open-source Linux operating system with emphasis on using the GUI console interface. This course includes Linux installation, basic administration, utilities and commands, upgrading, networking, security and application development. Emphasized hands-on setup, administration, and management of Linux. Instruction also covers maintaining and securing reliable Linux systems. The student will install, administer and manage a secure and reliable Linux system; demonstrate proficiency with Linux Utilities, commands and applications; demonstrate effective Linux operation system set up; identify and resolve security-based issues; and identify networking principles necessary to integrate a Linux system into and existing network. This course leads to the CompTia Linux+ Part 1 Certification Exam.

ITSC 1325. PERSONAL COMPUTER HARDWARE
(LECTURE 2, LAB 3). CREDIT 3. WECM.

Current personal computer hardware including assembly, upgrading, setup, configuration and troubleshooting. Prerequisite: ITSC 1305. This course leads to the CompTia A+ Part 2 certification.

ITSC 1391. SPECIAL TOPICS IN COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES, GENERAL LINUX
(LECTURE 2, LAB 4). CREDIT 3. WECM.

This course covers shells, scripting and data management, user interfaces and desktops, administrative tasks, essential system services, networking fundamentals and security. Prerequisite: ITSC 1316. This course leads to the CompTia Linux+ Part 2 Certification Exam.