Information Sciences and Technology (ISSIC) / Integration and Application Option at Schuylkill

Effective: Fall 2009

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
IST 110 Information, People, and TechnologyNotes for: IST 110

IST 110

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
MATH 110 Techniques of Calculus I (GQ)Notes for: MATH 110

MATH 110

Prerequisite: MATH 022 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 140 Calculus with Analytic Geometry I (GQ)Notes for: MATH 140

MATH 140

Prerequisite: MATH 022, MATH 026 ; or MATH 040 or MATH 041 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
ENGL 015 Rhetoric and Composition (GWS)Notes for: ENGL 015

ENGL 015

Prerequisite: ENGL 004 or satisfactory performance on the English proficiency examination
3
CMPSC 101 Introduction to C++ Programming (GQ)Notes for: CMPSC 101

CMPSC 101

Prerequisite: 2 entrance units in mathematics
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Total credits 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
IST 210 Organization of DataNotes for: IST 210

IST 210

Prerequisite: IST 110
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
IST 220 Networking and TelecommunicationsNotes for: IST 220

IST 220

Prerequisite: IST 110
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
ECON 102 Introductory Microeconomic Analysis and Policy (GS)Notes for: ECON 102

ECON 102

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ECON 104 Introductory Macroeconomic Analysis and Policy (GS)Notes for: ECON 104

ECON 104

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
International Cultures (IL)

International Cultures (IL)

3
3
Total credits 16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
IST 230 Language, Logic, and Discrete MathematicsNotes for: IST 230

IST 230

Prerequisite: MATH 110 or MATH 140
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Foreign Language 001^

Foreign Language

4
3
Social and Behavioral Science (GS)+

Social and Behavioral Science

3
Humanities (GH)+

Humanities

3
Total credits 16

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
IST 240 Introduction to Computer LanguagesNotes for: IST 240

IST 240

Prerequisite: CMPSC 101 Concurrent: IST 230
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Foreign Language 002^

Foreign Language

4
STAT 200 (GQ) Elementary StatisticsNotes for: STAT 200

STAT 200

Prerequisite: Placement into MATH 021 or higher
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
Humanities (GH)+

Humanities

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity

1.5
Total credits 15.5

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
IST 301 Information and OrganizationsNotes for: IST 301

IST 301

Prerequisite: IST 210, IST 220
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 302 IT Project ManagementNotes for: IST 302

IST 302

Prerequisite: IST 210, IST 220
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Foreign Language 003^

Foreign Language

4
Support of Option Course**

Support of Option Course

3
Natural Sciences (GN)

Natural Sciences

3
Total credits 16

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
IST 420 Systems and Enterprise IntegrationNotes for: IST 420

IST 420

Prerequisite: IST 240, IST 301, IST 302
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 402 Emerging Issues in TechnologyNotes for: IST 402

IST 402

Prerequisite: IST 210, IST 220
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural Sciences (GN)

Natural Sciences

3
ENGL 202C Effective Writing: Technicial WritingNotes for: ENGL 202C

ENGL 202C

Prerequisite: ENGL 015 or ENGL 030 ; fourth-semester standing
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 202D Effective Writing: Business WritingNotes for: ENGL 202D

ENGL 202D

Prerequisite: ENGL 015 or ENGL 030 ; fourth-semester standing
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Support of Option Course**

Support of Option Course

3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
IST 421 Advanced Enterprise Integration: Technology and ApplicationsNotes for: IST 421

IST 421

Prerequisite: IST 420
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 331 Organization and Design of Information Systems: User and System PrinciplesNotes for: IST 331

IST 331

Prerequisite: IST 230
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Support of Option Course**

Support of Option Course

3
International Cultures Course (IL)

International Cultures Course (IL)

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity

1.5
Elective

Elective

3
Total credits 16.5

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
IST 440W Information Sciences and Technology Integration and Problem SolvingNotes for: IST 440W

IST 440W

Prerequisite: ENGL 202C or ENGL 202D seventh-semester standing (this course is intended for seniors) and the five common course requirements plus at least three of the required courses in an option
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 495 InternshipNotes for: IST 495

IST 495

Prerequisite: prior approval of proposed assignment by instructor
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
Support of Option Course**

Support of Option Course

3
Natural Sciences (GN)

Natural Sciences

3
Social and Behavioral Science (GS)+

Social and Behavioral Science

3
Total credits 13

Additional Notes

^ The amount of foreign language you completed in high school, results of advanced placement exams, and results of optional proficiency exams determine what level of language you will take. See your academic adviser for details.

## All students are required to complete a 300 hour internship, which is a mentored work experience where the student is employed in an information, sciences, and technology position in inductry, government, or academia. Students may complete the internship after their first semester and may complete as many as three internships during their academic career.

** See Support of Option listing for courses that satisfy this requirement.

+ One of the GS or GH courses must satisfy the University United States requirement.

• GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.

• US, IL, and US:IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/International Cultures requirements.

• W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirement.

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

MATH 110
Prerequisite: MATH 022 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination
MATH 140
Prerequisite: MATH 022, MATH 026 ; or MATH 040 or MATH 041 or satisfactory performance on the mathematics placement examination
ENGL 015
Prerequisite: ENGL 004 or satisfactory performance on the English proficiency examination
CMPSC 101
Prerequisite: 2 entrance units in mathematics
IST 210
Prerequisite: IST 110
IST 220
Prerequisite: IST 110
IST 230
Prerequisite: MATH 110 or MATH 140
IST 240
Prerequisite: CMPSC 101 Concurrent: IST 230
STAT 200
Prerequisite: Placement into MATH 021 or higher
IST 301
Prerequisite: IST 210, IST 220
IST 302
Prerequisite: IST 210, IST 220
IST 420
Prerequisite: IST 240, IST 301, IST 302
IST 402
Prerequisite: IST 210, IST 220
ENGL 202C
Prerequisite: ENGL 015 or ENGL 030 ; fourth-semester standing
ENGL 202D
Prerequisite: ENGL 015 or ENGL 030 ; fourth-semester standing
IST 421
Prerequisite: IST 420
IST 331
Prerequisite: IST 230
IST 440W
Prerequisite: ENGL 202C or ENGL 202D seventh-semester standing (this course is intended for seniors) and the five common course requirements plus at least three of the required courses in an option
IST 495
Prerequisite: prior approval of proposed assignment by instructor