Computer and Digital Forensics One Year Technical Certificate

Computer Engineering Technology-
Computer and Digital Forensics

One Year Technical Certificate - Curriculum Code 6121

The Computer Engineering Technology - Computer and Digital Forensics  One-Year Technical Certificate provides graduates with the skills necessary to enter careers in computer technology and digital forensics, and in the design, application, installation, operation, and maintenance of computers, networks, and other digital devices and associated equipment. Students are given comprehensive information and training in digtal forensics and data recovery tools and practices through this extensive, hands-on curriculum. Typical job titles: Computer/Digital forensic Examiner, Computer Systems Specialist, Cybercrime specialist, Installation Technician, and Applications Specialist. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by Lorain County Community College's University Partnership.

Career information for this program

Fall Semester (First Year)
CMNW 101 A+ Certification Preparation I 4
CMNW 120 Cyber-Forensics Cyber-crime and The Law 4
CMWN 121 Data Collection, Analysis and Forensic Tools 4
MTHM 121 Technical Mathematics I > 4
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
     
Spring Semester (First Year)
CMNW 145 Network Installation and Diagnostic Tools 4
CMNW 221 C, C++ and Linux for Hardware Interfacing> 4
CMNW 223 Network Forensics and Investigative Techniques > 4
ENGL 161 College Composition I 3
Social Science Elective(s)**

3

     
Total Credit Hours: 35

1. > Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.
2. OR Indicates that a student may select either course, which may have an effect on the total credit hours.
3. ** Select from HSTR 151, 152, 161, 162, 171, 267; PLSC 156; PSYH 151; SOCY 151. 
4. ^ A student must register for the orientation course when enrolling for more than six credit hours per semester or any course that would result in an accumulation of 13 or more credit hours.

Established    April 2009
Revised         July 2012
Effective        August 2012

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