Computer Generalist (455)

Southern State Computer Science

Nature of Profession

This program is designed to give the students a choice among the different areas of computer technology. Students choosing this area of study will be able to select classes in the areas of computer technology that are of interest to them. This will allow them to get exposure to a broad range of technology options.

Related Job Titles

Some job titles related to computer technology include consultant, desktop support technician, hardware support technician, help desk technician, junior analyst, network administrator, network technician, programmer, publications developer, software developer, software support technician, technical salesman, technical writer, testing technician and web developer.

Program Design

This program requires Turning Technology clickers.

Courses

First Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
CSCI 1140 Introduction to Computers I 4
CSCI 1150 Operating Systems 3
ECON 2205 Principles of Microeconomics 3
ENGL 1101 English Composition I 3
– – – – –   General Elective 3

Second Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
CSCI 1141 Introduction to Computers II 4
CSCI 2211 Business on the Internet 3
ENGL 1102 English Composition II 3
MATH 1124 Finite Math 3
PSYC 1110 Principles of Psychology 3

Third Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
BADM – – Business Management Elective 3
BADM – – Business Management Elective 3
CSCI 2218 Excel (MOS 77-882) 3
CSCI – – Computer Science Elective 3
– – – –     Arts & Humanities Elective 3

Fourth Semester

Course # Course Title Credits
COMM 1115 Fundamentals of Effective Speech 3
CSCI 2213 Access (MOS 77-885) 3
CSCI 2240 Systems Analysis 3
CSCI – – Computer Science Elective 3
CSCI – – Computer Science Elective 3
Program Total: 62

Computer Science Electives

Course # Course Title Credits
CSCI 1160 Introduction to MIS 3
CSCI 1165 Digital Design 3
CSCI 1171 Java I 4
CSCI 2203 Visual Basic I 4
CSCI 2216 Outlook (MOS) 3
CSCI 2217 PowerPoint (MOS) 3
CSCI 2234 Server Administration 3
CSCI 2242 Database Management 3
CSCI 2246 PC Troubleshooting & Repair 3
CSCI 2260 C Programming 4
CSCI 2265 Introduction to Game Development 3
CSCI 2268 Digital Audio & Video 3
CSCI 2280 Co-Op (Technical Support) 2

Business Management Electives

Course # Course Title Credits
BADM 2204 Principles of Marketing 3
BADM 2206 Principles & History of Management 3
BADM 2208 Principles of Supervision 4
BADM 2215 Gender & Diversity 3
BADM 2220 Human Resources Management 4
BADM 2222 Business Finance 3
BADM 2251 Business Law I (The Legal Environment) 3
BADM 2252 Business Law II (The Formation & Regulation of Business) 3
BADM 2290 Problems in Business Applications 4

Faculty