Curriculum Guides 2004-2005
(Fall 2004, Spring 2005, Summer 2005)

These curriculum guides are based on the Ohlone College 2004-2005 degree requirements. Students who will be graduating using a different catalog for their degree requirements should see a counselor and/or refer to the appropriate Ohlone College Catalog (view Ohlone's Catalog Rights Policy). All students are encouraged to meet with a counselor to review degree requirements and/or have questions answered.

Network Technology and Systems Administration -
Network Administrator (Network+, MCP or UNIX, CCNA)
AS Degree
Certificate of Achievement

Network Administrators manage all of the day-to-day aspects of a computer network. In addition to configuring networks they are responsible for making the network operational 24 hours a day. Tasks performed include adding/deleting users, backing up the server, loading new software applications, and maintaining security. Network Admininstrators are responsible for fixing an application or service, such as email or printer access, when it is not working properly. Candidates for this degree option must have strong PC skills prior to enrolling in the program.

Requirements for AS Degree:

  1. Complete Major Field and Supporting Courses with a 2.0 grade point average.
  2. Complete Plan A, B, or C General Education requirements. These are specified in the Ohlone College Catalog.
  3. Complete at least 60 degree-applicable units with a 2.0 grade point average.
  4. Complete at least 12 units at Ohlone College.

Requirements for Certificate of Achievement:

  1. Complete Major Field courses as indicated below.
  2. Complete at least six units at Ohlone College.
  3. Maintain a 2.0 grade point average in Major Field courses.

Major Field

Major Field Courses
Number Title Units
CS-152 Data Communications 2
CS-157 TCP/IP and Internetworking 3
CS-180 Network Operating Systems 4
CS-180A Microsoft Client Operating Systems AND 2
CS-180B Microsoft Server Operating System AND 2
CS-182A Windows Network Infrastructure Administration AND 2
CS-182B Microsoft Directory Services OR 2
CS-146 Introduction to UNIX/Linux AND (3)
CS-147 UNIX Shell Programming AND (4)
CS-148A System Administration I (4)
CS-186A LAN Network Design 3
CS-186B Router Configuration and Routing 3
CS-186C Advanced Router and Switching 3
CS-186D WAN Design and Support 3
ENGL-156 Introduction to Report and Technical Writing OR 3
SPCH-115 Career Communication (3)

Supporting Courses

Supporting Courses - Required
Number Title Units
CS-195A1-4 Internship 1-4

Choose 2-5 units from the following:

Additional Supporting Courses
Number Title
CS-101 Introduction to Computers and Information Technology
CS-102 Introduction to Computer Programming Using C++
CS-104A Visual Basic.NET Programming
CS-148B System Administration II
CS-149 PERL Programming
CS-170 Java Programming
CS-175 JavaScript for Web Development
CS-176 CGI Programming with PERL for Web Development
CS-181 PC Hardware and Software
CS-182 Windows Networking
CS-183A Designing Microsoft Windows Networking Infrastructure
CS-183B Designing Microsoft Windows Directory Services Infrastructure
CS-183C Designing a Secure Microsoft Windows Network
CS-184 Microsoft Internet Security
CS-184A Network Application Administration I – Email
CS-184B Network Application Administration II – Database
CS-185A Linux Installation and Configuration
CS-185B Linux System Administration
CS-185C Linux Networking
CS-185D Linux Security
CS-185E Linux Apache Web Server Administration
CS-185F Advanced Linux System Administration
CS-186E Wireless Networks
CS-187A Network Security
CS-188A Advanced Routing
CS-188B Remote Access Networks
CS-188C Advanced Switching
CS-188D Internetworking Troubleshooting

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