Course Summary for Software Specialist Certificate

Return to Degree/CertificatePage

Due to the fact that students enter the program at varying ability levels, participants in this award must complete EITHER:

Three (3) Pathway "A" courses

OR

Two (2) Pathway "B" courses

as well as the remaining courses shown below. Program Coordinator will advise student of correct Pathway.

Course Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour CalculationsCourse Hour Calculations

1st Year

1st Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type Weekly Lec Hrs Weekly Lab Hrs Ext Hrs Cont Hrs Cred Hrs
ITSW 1301 Introduction to Word Processing (Pathway A: Course 1 of 3) Technical 3 1 0 64 3
POFT 1301 Business English WECM (SCH) 3 0 0 48 3
POFT 1325 Business Math and Machine Applications WECM (SCH) 3 0 0 48 3
ITSW 1304 Introduction to Spreadsheets WECM (SCH) 3 1 0 64 3
ITSW 1310 Introduction to Presentation Graphics Software WECM (SCH) 3 1 0 64 3
IMED 1316 or Web Design I WECM (SCH) 3 0 0 48 3
1st Semester Totals 15 3 0 288 15

2nd Semester
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type Weekly Lec Hrs Weekly Lab Hrs Ext Hrs Cont Hrs Cred Hrs
XXXX X3XX Any SPCH, SOCI, PSYC, or ENGL elective ACGM 3 0 0 48 3
POFI 2340 Advanced Word Processing (Pathway A: Course 2 of 3) (Pathway B: Course 1 of 2) (Placement into this course without ITSW 1301, Introduction to Word Processing, requires Coordinator approval.) Technical 3 1 0 64 3
BMGT 2305 Advanced Communications in Management WECM (SCH) 3 0 0 48 3
POFT 2312 or Business Correspondence & Communication WECM (SCH) 3 0 0 48 3
ITSW 1307 Introduction to Database WECM (SCH) 3 0 0 48 3
2nd Semester Totals 12 1 0 208 12

1st Summer Session
Prefix Number Course Name Course Type Weekly Lec Hrs Weekly Lab Hrs Ext Hrs Cont Hrs Cred Hrs
ARTC 1313 Digital Publishing I (Pathway A: Course 3 of 3) (Pathway B: Course 2 of 2) (POFI 2331 - Desktop Publishing - can substitute for this course) Technical 3 1 0 64 3
POFI 2331 or Desktop Publishing WECM (SCH) 3 1 0 64 3
ARTC 2313 or Digital Publishing II WECM (SCH) 3 1 0 64 3
POFT 2386 Internship - Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General WECM (SCH) 0 0 16 256 3
1st Summer Session Totals 3 1 16 320 6
Program Totals 30 5 16 816 33

Approved July 3, 2008