Western Kentucky University

Independent Learning

Independent Learning Courses

Computer Information Technology

CIT 310 Systems Architecture I (3 Hours) Web
Prerequisite: CIT 300
Introduction to applied technology and computer architecture. Emphasis will be on hardware specification and selection, troubleshooting, maintenance, and optimizing system performance.
12 modules & 1 final exam

CIT 312 Systems Architecture II (3 Hours) Web
Prerequisite: CIT 310
Introduction to software elements of the computer, including operating systems, tools, and system utilities. Course will emphasize these elements in an applied, organizational context.
12 modules & 1 final exam

CIT 330 Systems Development I (3 Hours) Web
Prerequisite: CIT 300
Emphasis on developing structured system applications and program logic. Assumes no prior experience with system development and does not focus on any particular language.
14 units & 1 final

CIT 332 Systems Development II (3 Hours) Web
Prerequisite: CIT 330
Practical study of system-development tools commonly used in businesses and organizations. Includes advanced topics such as interfacing systems with databases and web applications.
14 units & 1 final

CIT 370 Telecommunications I (3 Hours) Web
Prerequisite: CIT 300
Overview of modern networking systems, including networking fundamentals, local area networks, routing, addressing, wide area networks, remote access, and security. Emphasis on applied technology used in organizational settings.
15 lessons, 5 labs, 1 project, and 1 exam

 Last Modified 7/22/13