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Information Technology Core

The Information Technology Core (C1_CIT1) is offered at LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park. It can also be earned completely online through LSC-Online. For more information, please contact the Computer Information Technology Department.

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Program Description

The information technology core is designed for those with little or minimal computer training and allows students to choose an area of concentration from the more advanced specialty certificates. The computer core courses allow students to explore technology software, hardware and telecommunications before deciding on an area of specialization. The specialty certificates designed for those who want advanced skills include:

Program Plan

First Semester Credit

Course Number Title Credits
ITSC 1401 Introduction to Computers OR 4
COSC 1401 Introduction to Computers  
ITSC 1315 Project Management 3
ITSC 1405 Intro to PC Operating Systems 4
ITNW1 1425 Fundamentals of Networking Technologies 4

TOTAL Credits for First Semester:


Second Semester Credit

Course Number Title Credits
COSC 1309 Logic Design OR 3-4
ITSE 1402 Computer Programming  
POFT 1301 Business English 3
ITSC 1425 PC Hardware 4

TOTAL Credits for Second Semester:


Total Credits

TOTAL Credits for Information Technology Core:


  1. Capstone course
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