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Complete the following REQUIRED courses:

Course Course Name Units
COSN 10

Networking Fundamentals

Formerly CBIS 41. In this class, the student will learn to install, configure, upgrade and troubleshoot a computer network. There will be discussions regarding local area networks, wide area networks, communications protocols, network topologies, transmission media, security, and assessment of career opportunities in networking. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be given a voucher to sit for the Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) industry certification exam.

4
COSN 200

Wireless and Mobile Devices

Recommended Preparation: COSN 10

Formerly CBIS 212. In this class, the student will learn how to install, use, and manage popular wireless technologies such as WiFi, WiMax, and Bluetooth. They will build on the knowledge from COSN 10 to understand how mobile devices connect to the larger network infrastructure through various wireless technologies. Students will have hands-on experience installing, troubleshooting, managing, securing, backing up and upgrading Android, IOS, Windows and other mobile devices.

3
COSN 225

Microsoft Windows Client

Recommended Preparation: COSN 10

Formerly CBIS 226. In this class, students will install, configure and administer Windows OS. They will install and upgrade client systems, manage file systems and devices and perform system maintenance.  The class will prepare the student to take the corresponding MTA Certification Exam.

3
COSN 230

Microsoft Windows Server

Recommended Preparation:  COSN 225

Formerly CBIS 227. In this class, students will install, configure and administer Windows Server Operating System. The class will prepare the student to take the corresponding MTA Certification Exam.

4
Total units needed to complete - 13