Recommended Academic Plan for Information Sciences and Technology (ISTBS or ISSCC) Information Technology: Integration & Application (ITINT) Option at Brandywine

Updated October 9, 2015, nxd13@psu.edu

Semester 1

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

IST 110

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
4
3
World (Foreign) Language (1st Course)

World (Foreign) Language (1st Course)

4 or 6
Total credits 14 or 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
IST 210 Organization of DataNotes for: IST 210

IST 210

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural Sciences (GN)

Natural Sciences (GN)

3
3
World (Foreign) Language (2nd Course)

World (Foreign) Language (2nd Course)

4 or 6
CAS 100A (GWS) Effective Speech (with 4 credit Foreign Language)Notes for: CAS 100A (GWS) Effective Speech (with 4 credit Foreign Language)

CAS 100A (GWS) Effective Speech (with 4 credit Foreign Language)

Students must complete three (3) credits of United States Cultures (US) and three (3) credits of International Cultures (IL) as part of General Education, choice of course may vary.
0 or 3
CNED 280 Internship Prep (optional)Notes for: CNED 280 Internship Prep (optional)

CNED 280 Internship Prep (optional)

See Advisor for Internship Preparation (CNED 280) – recommended elective; offered every semester.
1
Total credits 16 or 17

Semester 3

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

IST 230

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 140 Introduction to Application DevelopmentNotes for: IST 140

IST 140

Since IST 240 will not be offered at this campus, these courses are required courses for ISTBS or ISSCC at Brandywine.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Humanities (GH) (US) or World (Foreign) Language (3rd Course if needed)Notes for: Humanities (GH) (US) or World (Foreign) Language (3rd Course if needed)

Humanities (GH) (US) or World (Foreign) Language (3rd Course if needed)

Students must complete three (3) credits of United States Cultures (US) and three (3) credits of International Cultures (IL) as part of General Education, choice of course may vary.
3 or 4
Arts (GA) (IL)Notes for: Arts (GA) (IL)

Arts (GA) (IL)

Students must complete three (3) credits of United States Cultures (US) and three (3) credits of International Cultures (IL) as part of General Education, choice of course may vary.
3
Total credits 15 or 16

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
IST 220 Networking and TelecommunicationsNotes for: IST 220

IST 220

Requirements for this course
  • # Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.#
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 242 Intermediate & Object-Oriented Application DevelopmentNotes for: IST 242

IST 242

Since IST 240 will not be offered at this campus, these courses are required courses for ISTBS or ISSCC at Brandywine.
Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
4
Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)

Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)

3
Natural Sciences (GN)

Natural Sciences (GN)

3
Total credits 16

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
IST 301 Information and OrganizationsNotes for: IST 301

IST 301

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

IST 302

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
Natural Sciences (GN)Notes for: Natural Sciences (GN)

Natural Sciences (GN)

Support of Option: It is recommended that you consider courses toward a minor, such as Business or Communications.
3
Humanities (GH)

Humanities (GH)

3
Total credits 15

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
IST 420 Organization and Design of Information SystemsNotes for: IST 420

IST 420

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

Support of Option

Support of Option: It is recommended that you consider courses toward a minor, such as Business or Communications.
3
IST 331 Organization and Design of Information SystemsNotes for: IST 331

IST 331

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Foreign Culture (IL)

Foreign Culture (IL)

3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

Health and Physical Activity (GHA)

3
Total credits 15

Semester 7

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

IST 421

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
IST 402 or 4xx Emerging Issues and TechnologiesNotes for: IST 402 or 4xx Emerging Issues and Technologies

IST 402 or 4xx Emerging Issues and Technologies

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

Support of Option

Support of Option: It is recommended that you consider courses toward a minor, such as Business or Communications.
3
Foreign Culture (IL)

Foreign Culture (IL)

3
Arts (GA)

Arts (GA)

3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
IST 440W IST Integration and Problem Solving (GWS)Notes for: IST 440W

IST 440W

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

Support of Option

Support of Option: It is recommended that you consider courses toward a minor, such as Business or Communications.
3
Natural Sciences (GN)

Natural Sciences (GN)

3
Elective

Elective

3 or 4
Elective

Elective

3
Total credits 15 or 16

Additional Notes

One internship for credit is required to complete degree requirements, a maximum of three internships for credit are allowed.  Should be scheduled and completed during summer and can be scheduled as early as the first year.

Students should consult with an adviser when scheduling courses.

MATH 110 or 140 required for graduation requirements. HS Trigonometry or MATH 22 required for admission.

Legend

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

Footnotes

CAS 100A (GWS) Effective Speech (with 4 credit Foreign Language)
Students must complete three (3) credits of United States Cultures (US) and three (3) credits of International Cultures (IL) as part of General Education, choice of course may vary.
CNED 280 Internship Prep (optional)
See Advisor for Internship Preparation (CNED 280) – recommended elective; offered every semester.
IST 140
Since IST 240 will not be offered at this campus, these courses are required courses for ISTBS or ISSCC at Brandywine.
Humanities (GH) (US) or World (Foreign) Language (3rd Course if needed)
Students must complete three (3) credits of United States Cultures (US) and three (3) credits of International Cultures (IL) as part of General Education, choice of course may vary.
Arts (GA) (IL)
Students must complete three (3) credits of United States Cultures (US) and three (3) credits of International Cultures (IL) as part of General Education, choice of course may vary.
IST 242
Since IST 240 will not be offered at this campus, these courses are required courses for ISTBS or ISSCC at Brandywine.
Natural Sciences (GN)
Support of Option: It is recommended that you consider courses toward a minor, such as Business or Communications.
Support of Option
Support of Option: It is recommended that you consider courses toward a minor, such as Business or Communications.
Support of Option
Support of Option: It is recommended that you consider courses toward a minor, such as Business or Communications.
Support of Option
Support of Option: It is recommended that you consider courses toward a minor, such as Business or Communications.