Sep 28, 2022  
2020-2021 Lane Community College Catalog 
2020-2021 Lane Community College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CIS 100 - Computing Careers Exploration

1 Credit(s)

This course provides an orientation for students who are considering programs of study and careers in computer information technology. Students will learn about the degree and certification programs available, the knowledge and skills needed for entry-level positions, the computer industry job market, current trends, professional development, and ethical issues that confront computer information professionals.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:
1. Describe the roles of information technology professionals in organizations and the associated skills and knowledge required for those positions.
2. Identify professional development resources available to information technology professionals.
3. Use critical thinking skills to identify and discuss ethical issues confronted by information technology professionals as well as ethical issues created by the introduction of information technology. Issues concerning security, privacy, and confidentiality will be highlighted.

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