Computer Maintenance and Networking

Electronic Engineering Technology -
Computer Maintenance and Networking

Associate of Applied Science - Curriculum Code 6312

The Computer Maintenance and Networking program provides a solid foundation in the principles of electronics, with an emphasis on the installation, maintenance, and repair of computer systems, networks, and associated equipment. Along with a broad, general electronics background, students are given comprehensive information and training in computer system structure, peripheral device operation, installation procedures, and troubleshooting practices through this extensive, hands-on oriented curriculum. Typical job titles: Computer Systems Specialist, Computer Maintenance Technician, Field Service Representative, Installation Technician, Field Engineer, Systems Integrator, and Applications Specialist. Lorain County Community College has articulation agreements with colleges and universities including programs offered by LCCC's University Partnership.

Career information for this program   

Fall Semester (First Year)
CMNW 141 Computer Diagnostic and Repair 3
ELCT 111 Electrical Circuits I 3
ENGL 161 College Composition I 3
MTHM 121 Technical Mathematics I > 4
SDEV 101 College 101 ^ 1
CMNW 101 A+ Certification Preparation I 4
     
Spring Semester (First Year)
CMNW 201 A+ Certification Preparation II ^^> 4
ELCT 121 Digital Electronics > 4
ENGL 164 College Composition II with Technical Topics> 3
MTHM 122 Technical Mathematics II > 3
Arts and Humanities Elective ** 3
   
Fall Semester (Second Year)
CMNW 145 Network Installation and Diagnostics 4
CMNW 221  C, C++ and Linux for Hardware Interfacing > 4
ELCT 233 Electrical Devices I > 4
PHYC 151 General Physics I > 5
   
Spring Semester (Second Year)
CMNW 220  Data Communications >

 4

CMNW 241  Advanced Computer and Network Diagnostics >

5

CMNW 121 Data Collection Analysis and Forensic Tools   OR

4

ELCT 221 Microcontrollers >

4

Social Sciences Elective *** 3
Total Credit Hours: 68

1. > Indicates that this course requires a prerequisite.
2. OR that a student may select either course, which may have an effect on the total credit hours; however, a student selecting CMNW 101 must also select CMNW 201 in order to fulfill the A+ Certification requirements.
3. * Indicates that this course has a prerequisite or may be taken concurrently.
4. ** Courses selected from the following list: ARTS 243, 244, 245, 246, 254; ENGL 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 257, 259, 261, 262, 265, 266, 269; HUMS 151, 161, 261, 262, 265, 266, 269; MUSC 262; PHLY 165, 262; RELG 181, 261, 262; THTR 151.
5. *** Course selected from the following list: HSTR 151, 152, 161, 162, 171, 252, 267, 268, 269; PLSC 156; PSYH 151; SOCY 151.
6. ^ 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    May 1990
Revised          April 2014
Effective        May 2014

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