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E-Business Web Developer AAS

The E-Business Web Developer AAS degree (AAS_EBUS) is offered at LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood and LSC-North Harris. For more information, please contact the Computer Information Technology Department.

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This degree will be deactivated the fall 2014 semester

Program Description

Students seeking degrees in computer information technology may follow a plan that adds academic courses to the two levels of certificates. Students who have degrees or who have articulated courses from high school may receive additional training in areas such as Visual Basic.NET, C, RPG programming, and Network Security.

Students will find coursework, taught by certified instructors, in our certificate and degree programs that lead to professional certification from vendors such as Microsoft, Cisco and Oracle.

The general education core courses, COSC classes, and some technical courses transfer to a variety of universities. Technical AAS degrees transfer in total to some universities. Contact a counselor or advisor at any college for specific information and to obtain the recommended sequencing of courses.

Students interested in transferring to a bachelor's program in computer science should consider completing the A.A. degree with a field of study in computer science. See the academic transfer section of this catalog for details.

Program Plan

Prerequisite Credits

Course Number Title Credits
ITSC 1401 Introduction to Computers OR 4
COSC 1401 Introduction to Computers  

TOTAL Prerequisite Credits:

36

First Year Credits

Course Number Title Credits
ITSC 1315 Project Management Software 3
ITNW 1425 Fundamentals of Netwkg Technlgs OR  
ITCC 1401 Cisco Exploration1-Network Fundamentals 4
ITSC 1405 Intro to PC Operating Systems 4
ITSE 1402 Computer Programming 4
POFT1 1301 Business English 3
Elective2   Programming Language 4
IMED 1316 Web Design I 3
ITSC 1407 UNIX Operating System I 4
ITSW 1407 Introduction to Database 4
MRKG 1311 Principles of Marketing 3

TOTAL Credits for First Year:

36

Second Year Credits

Course Number Title Credits
Elective3   Advanced Databases (SQL) 4
Elective4   Humanities/Fine Arts 3
Elective4   Social/Behavioral Science 3
Elective5   Programming Language (sequence course) 4
ENGL 1301 Composition & Rhetoric I 3
Elective6   General Education 3
MATH7   Elective 3-4
ITSE 2472 Web Application Development 4
ITSE8 2380 Cooperative Education OR 3
IMED8 2309 Internet Commerce OR  
ITSC8 2335 Application Software Problem Solving  
KINE   Any physical activity course 1

TOTAL Credits for Second Year:

31-32

Total Credit

TOTAL Credits for E-Business Web Developer Specialization:

71-72

  1. Course meets communication competency
  2. Choose from ITSE 1407, 1430, 1432, 1445, 2453
  3. ITSE 2433, 2456, or ITSW 2437 depending on concentration
  4. To meet the multicultural component for the AAS degree, choose a social/behavioral science OR humanities/fine arts elective from one of these courses: GEOG 1303, SOCI 1301, ARTS 1301, HUMA 1301,
    or PHIL 1304
  5. Choose from ITSE 2449, 2431, 2454, 2417
  6. Choose from general education electives
  7. Choose MATH 1314 or higher level course
  8. Capstone course
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